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September 14, 2011

No Tricks...Just Treats and Some Exciting News

I'm super excited to share with you that my Single Place Test Tube Holder is the feature this week in the SCS Weekly Inkling and can be found in the SCS Resources.  I started creating these fun little test tube holders back in 2008, when JustRite Stampers was running a contest.  I bought them on a whim at Michaels, thinking I'd be able to come up with some type of container to put them in.  The larger/longer test tubes on the left are made by EK Success and can be found in the Martha Stewart Halloween section, if you're lucky enough to find some at your store, you can always pick up some extra sets and send them my way for future projects!  The smaller/shorter test tubes on the right are from Eclectic Paperie.

These Test Tube holders are great for other holidays or birthdays and fun to fill with small trinkets, bath salts or baking sprinkles.  The ideas are endless!  Additional directions for holders can be found on my sidebar as google documents.

For those of you with cutting machines, I'm thrilled to share with you that Adela from Creations by AR has adapted my template into a cut file - you can find it here.  I just love her templates, their not only wonderful to use with your cutting machine, but they are also available as PDF files, so anyone can create using her templates!  Speaking of cutting machines, my other exciting news is that I am now  Designing for eCraft.  Be sure to stop by their blog for tips, videos and projects featuring the eCraft.  The eCraft design team is being introduced this week, next week we'll start posting projects and tutorials using the eCraft. 

Stamps - Artistic Outpost Halloween Treats
Card Stock - Black, Orange, Vinyl
Ink - Ranger Black Archival, Distress Inks, Markers
Other - eCraft, Scor-Pal, Scor-Tape, Test Tubes, 1" or 1-1/4" circle punch depending on your Test Tubes, Ribbon, Pattern Paper

Challenge entered - Scor-Pal Out of the Box

If you create something with my Test Tube Patterns, be sure to leave me a link, I'd love to see them!


Erin Smetak said...

This project is awesome! Congrats on being featured on SCS! Whoo hoo! Way to go!!!! :D

Evelyn S. said...

I get SCS inklings via e-mail, so saw that your project was IT this week! Congratulations! No one does these little things the way you do.

Suzanne C said...

Whoo Hoo! Saw it come across in the SCS newsletter. Love the spooky test tubes and the pez! :)

Gerrie Johnnic said...

Wow, lotsa' whoo hooin' for you today! Congrats and Congrats! Beautiful project and fun.

Basement Stamper said...

Wow, a post chalk full of good announcements! Love the tutorial and going to have to try it out on the test tube my good friend sent me ;-)

Awesome job and congrats on having your template converted to a cut file and the Designing for eCraft!

Terry said...

Well Lisa you always are an inspiration and I do remember the first test tube! Spooky fun project! Congratulations and more Congratulations and so deserved!

Netty said...

Oh wow such great news, congratulations on both counts. Your spooky test tubes are terrific. x

Jane Wetzel said...

So awesome Lisa! Congrats to you and I sure am not suprized! :)

Lisa Lynne said...

Congratulations, Lisa! You have great ideas, and well deserve being featured on SCS!

Shelly Schmidt said...

I love the test tube holders- I bought some test tubes last year, and never got them done.....Thanks for the tutorial. Congrats on being featured over at SCS today- Wahoo!!!

Velta said...

Hi Lisa...sry long time no see...been uber busy...this is an exceptional inspiration to me...gotta have some of these tubes for Halloween...Great for children and adults...Thank you for sharing girl!!

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