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Toxic Brew- Make it 3D

There's still time to enter the Make it 3D Challenge for Eileen Hull.  The DT has been sharing their inspiration all month!  Did you know Eileen has a Sizzix die that will take your dies and "Make it 3D".  This can elevate your favorite dies by creating dimension!  Just think of your stash and what you can accomplish!

I was recently traveling down south and stopped in at The Island's Creative Escape in Los Gatos, California.  This is where I picked up the Tea Time die.  I knew I was going to make it 3D.  


I knew I needed my skeletons.  Time to break some bones.


I got these Wendy Vecchi Embossing Powders when I was on the Frilly and Funkie DT.  I love the enamel look the fern green and orange blossom.  I love, love, love this little tab!


The mini ticket is the perfect sign.  It's what Starbucks would look like in Halloween Towne.


How you doin'?  


I love bending and snapping these guys.  They become humanized.


I like to try and think outside of the box when I create.  I like to try and get you thinking beyond the norm when you look at your dies.  


I hope this gets you thinking...

Be sure to get your project in for a chance to win your own Make it 3D die!  


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Another entry for... 

A Vintage Journey- Destinations (My destination interpretation is HALLOWEEN)


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  1. Such a fun cup o tea. I love the green and orange. It really is a fun project.

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  2. "Skeleton in a Teacup" instead of a storm !!! You really did think out the box Nicole and I love it!!! Didn't know of this die but will certainly keep an eye out for it.

    TFS Annie x

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  3. PINNED!!! Seriously awesome and so darn cute! I didn't know about the 3D die...how do I not know about it??? I know everything...NOT!!!

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  4. "How you doin?" LOLOL....that's incredible! Amazing make as always!

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  5. Oh I love that and would so love to have one of those

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  6. Really fun! you are absolutely one the most creative crafter that I know! Halloween is so close.... BArbarayaya

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  7. Love the use of Wendy's powders on this. Thank you for joining us at A Vintage Journey. Jenny x

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  8. So so fun Nicole! Love the skeleton lounging in the cup - wonderful embossed colors! Thanks for playing with the AVJ challenge! Julia xx

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