Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Waterless Snow Globe

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I’ve been wanting to make a waterless snow globe for a long time now and I finally got it accomplished.  I had saved this big glass jar a long time ago knowing that someday I would have a use for it. Well that day finally arrived.  I went digging through my craft things and found a little tree and a Santa. I wanted a snowman but didn’t have it on hand. I did have some snow though. I hot glued the tree and Santa to the lid, threw in some snow, way too much snow the first time, I had Santa buried up to his neck. I then put the lid back on and turned it upside down. You could make all kinds of winter scenes! 

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I was having so much fun I decided to make some more. I love gingerbread men so of course I had to make one with a ginger in it.

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Then I went and found me some snowmen. Who knows, I may never stop, it’s so much fun.

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 Tammy, over at A Primitive Place has made one too. You’ll have to go and check hers out as well!

 Save your jars and have some fun!

Mindy

15 comments:

  1. What a great idea! Thanks for sharing. :)

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  2. Mindy you are on a roll!Those look awesome,and they are so fun to make.Hugs,Jen

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  3. What an awesome idea! I Love the way they turned out! Thanks for sharing.

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  4. Mindy, those are so great......love them........Blessings Francine.

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  5. Very clever and very pretty!
    Thanks for sharing!
    Christine

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  6. These are adorable. Thanks so much for sharing yours!!!

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  7. Oh my heck Mindy. They are wonderful. I am pinning for sure and putting this on my list. May not get done til next season though or I just might push it to the top of my priority list. Too cute. Thanks for the idea. -Steph-

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  8. Wow, those are adorable. Easy, fun, and cute! The perfect craft. Thanks for sharing.

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  9. I like these! I did an old canning jar right side up with the glitter snow and put some fabric candy canes in it...same but different? Have FUN! ~*~Lisa

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  10. How fun!!! I am definitely trying this! I may have my students do a smaller version as a craft! Thank you for posting this!!!!

    Blessings!
    Heather

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  11. Your snow globes are so darn cute Mindy!!

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  12. This is so sweet. I have baby food jars. Gives me the idea for a project for my Grands. Thanks. Blessings!
    Lara

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  13. I LOVE these little snowglobes Mindy!! I've seen various versions floating around, but yours are some of the sweetest. Love the ginger one especially well.... Smiles & Hugs ~ Robin

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