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October 20, 2011

Halloween Glass Block

Today I am sharing a home decor project using a glass block. This is a quick and easy home decor project and even a fun gift. I used a vinyl pumpkin face cut from the Pumpkin Carving seasonal cartridge.
I added the vinyl to the glass, filled the inside of the block with some gold cellophane paper and a 20 string light set, topped it off with a bow I made and I was done.   I have seen glass blocks with etching cream but I decided not to use etching cream since I really wanted the lights to show through.  I will be entering this project in the Patches of Pink challenge.

8 comments:

  1. Your colors are exact. I've never tackled this project. You have done a wonderful job with just using vinyl and not etching.

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  2. really cute!! So the cellophane paper doesn't get too hot in there with the bulbs? I would love to make one of these for my daughter.
    Deb
    dsc105@live.com

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  3. wow this is so cool I love it, you did a really amazing job on this glass block love it thanks so much for sharing this Hugs Debbie

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  4. Really cute and so simple! Thanks for sharing at Patches of Pink.
    Valerie

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  5. Love your candle holder and the ribbon is beautiful! Really smart idea to use the light string!! Good luck from Crafty Sprouts!

    Many blessings,
    Zeni
    www.scrappyzeni.com

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  6. This is so beautiful! Love the face and ribbon you chose. Thanks for playing along in the Thankful Thursday Challenge :OD

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  7. I too would like to know about putting the cellophane in with the lights. Can you give us a little tutorial on this please?

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