Inspiration for a New Glitter House

Isn't it funny how inspiration can strike?


This week I have been working on a new glitter house. All because I went shopping.  :)  
I purchased some white bottle brush trees already decorated with turquoise, aqua and silver beads, so of course I had to make a turquoise glitter house to go with them!

I selected two colors of acrylic paint - a lighter and a darker turquoise shade. Above is how the house looked after construction and painting.  You can see the trees in the background. You never know where your inspiration will come from. I had no idea when I went shopping that I would find these trees and be excited to make a new glitter house for them to nestle up against.

 Once the house was together and painted I set it aside to dry. A couple of days later I added glue  . . .


and glitter!


Something about adding the glitter really brings them to life.  (And usually makes a few other things sparkle, too.)

The next task is to make a fence and a base for the house and trees to sit on.

Hope your week has some inspiration and sparkle in it!

-Laney

Linking up with Paint Party Friday



6 comments

  1. Who needs any more inspiration after seeing your sparkles!!!!
    I'm in love!

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  2. Wonderful glitter houses Laney. I often have glitter particles on my face or clothes....Hugs, Valerie

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  3. adorable glitter house to go with those festive trees. happy PPF!

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  4. Your glitter house-worlds are so delightful. I know you can't wait to put the sparkles on when you are making these.

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  5. Just catching up from last week! Gorgeous...I am such a fan of these houses and the way you put colour and glitter together. The colour makes the difference doesn't it!! LOVE THEM!

    Hugs Giggles

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