CandyLand 50th Anniversary Tin turned Tin Wall Clock

September 28th, 2009 in member junk     
byabpryor byabpryor, member
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A 50th Anniversary CandyLand Tin... Turned Tin Clock
A 50th Anniversary CandyLand Tin... Turned Tin Clock

A 50th Anniversary CandyLand Tin... Turned Tin Clock


OK.. I've seen just about everything turned into a clock.. so when I saw this tin, I knew immediately what it would be.....

 

I will be making a few more of this babies.. I have a ton of tins that will make interesting time pieces.

 

;) Thanks again Janis!

 

PS - Here's a tip... don't want to buy clock parts.. then get an inexpensive clock from a discount store for a a $1 or two.. carefully take apart & reuse!


Pattern or design used: Janis Gurney
posted in: member junk, vintage, metal, artwork, eclectic, whimsical, fun, white, house wear, kitchen, living room, bedroom, red, blue, game room, gold-metallic

Comments (16)

abitofwhimsy writes: Great job! So whimsical and unique! Posted: 3:14 pm on November 2nd
junkermidge writes: Adorable! And I especially love your tip about the clock mechanisms. I've been wanting to make some clocks, but I'm too cheap to part with $$ for new, and I never trust old clocks. Yours is the perfect solution. Thanks!
Midge Posted: 9:20 am on September 30th
suewhitney writes: Ang...this is tooooo cute. I love it! I'm with Jim, the ribbons you chose are perfecto and the execution amazing. Nice work, girlfriend!!

Take care,
Sue Posted: 6:40 am on September 30th
byabpryor writes: I am so tickled by this post... just a smilin' and blushin' and thanks to Jim gigglin' LOL

My kids hav 4 CandyLand games that they destroyed.... so this time I gave them the game but kept the tin! LOL ;)


Jim I can't beleive yo uhave a 19 yo... WOW...


Candy, I knew you'd like this project..... :D Posted: 10:08 pm on September 29th
Junk_Sophisticate writes: How cute is that! I love all things Candy Land! What an adorable project.
Candy

**Jim's story cracked me up too! Posted: 9:12 pm on September 29th
JunkArchitect writes:
What a great clock. The colors and ribbon are perfect together. You’ve become quite the talented clock designer…beautiful job. My peaceful daughter became a wild woman whenever she played Candy Land. She’s 19 years old now and has no recollection of her traumatic Candy Land years. I guess I’ll never know why the game drove her crazy…weird.

Jim
Posted: 9:03 pm on September 29th
NothingWasted writes: Fun! I've turned a couple of game tins into clocks, too, but didn't think of using a ribbon to hang! Clever. Posted: 6:52 pm on September 29th
shabbychick writes: Great job Ang! The tin is so cute and makes a perfect clock face! Such a fun piece!

Thanks for sharing, Kathy Posted: 2:40 pm on September 29th
RustyDiva writes: This clock is just great and the ribbon is perfect!! You go girl ~ love it. Posted: 10:07 am on September 29th
monakent writes: What a great clock for a game room or child's room!!! I too, love the candy-like ribbon. You go girl - can't wait to see more. gailmarie Posted: 9:55 am on September 29th
alicemom writes: Ang,
That is the sweetest clock I have ever seen!
Smiles, alice Posted: 11:52 pm on September 28th
CottageElements writes: Great job on the clock, Ang. You did a super job on it. Isn't there tons of inspiration on this site! Such creative people. Thanks to all of them! Keep up the great work!

Lani Posted: 10:48 pm on September 28th
fellowjunker writes: This is so adorable Ang......love the cutesy ribbon that you used as well. What a great idea about dismantling the clocks.
Happy day my friend.
xojanis Posted: 10:44 pm on September 28th
chippingcharm writes: Super cute...the ribbon "handle" for hanging is a fun touch. Laurel Posted: 10:13 pm on September 28th
byabpryor writes: Marie, I should mention I was also inspired by you and Jim who both made clocks out of interesting things!

Thanks Lady!!!!

Ang Posted: 9:18 pm on September 28th
oldnews writes: Too, too cute!! Marie Posted: 9:08 pm on September 28th
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