Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Altered lunch tins

I'm baaaack (in creepy poltergeist voice). I had the week off for Easter break and spent it painting my daughters room. You won't see pics for awhile as I want to let the paint cure before I put up the decor elements.
Here are 2 of the tins I made for the golf tourney, all 4 are pretty much the same I just used the paper differently on all of them.
All supplies SU unless noted.
I bought the metal lunch tins from Micheal's, the paper is Darling Dots from SAB, certainly celery ribbon is from SAB as well, the blue ribbon is from WalMart, added some flowers and ribbon on the handle. These make great gifts when filled with cards and envelopes, I just made one for my niece for her birthday. A tutorial for the lunch tin can be found here.


Alex said...

Love the lunch tins - these are so lovely, they're too nice to use! lol.

Great job, thanks for sharing.

Alex from England x

Riet said...

wowww Amber what beautiful,l love the colour.

Hugs riet.x

Belinda said...

Very nice! Love the new blog look-very Springy and nice

deifen said...

Lovely lunch tins-really pretty colours!I must check out that link-thanks:-D
Dei xxx

wild4blue said...

Awesome idea! I love the look of these, you could use them for like, anthing! very nice.