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"So Very Proud of You"

Hello my dear sweet friends

Today is absolutely gorgeous with the sun shining brightly and perfect temperature of 72 degrees.  However - the sad part is the weather report shows non stop rain for the next five days.  I guess it's beginning to look a lot like "Fall in Seattle".  Has the weather begun to change for you yet??

This is a project I made as a new design team member for "Not Just Cards Challenges. Yep, I am really excited to be a part of this group of women and I hope you will stop by and take a look at all the DT's projects as well as join in, if you haven't already.

Interestingly my first project was all about "Graduation" and I decided to make an altered wood block as a keepsake gift.  All the sayings, cap and diploma are from DeeDee Designs.

I painted the wood block brown and covered it in various cardstocks from "Bo Bunny".  Once it was dry I added the sayings, lots of bling and some "Jumbo Java" ink to add some more distressing to the edges.  Oh, and I added some stickles around the middle of the graduation cap and on the tassle.  I am really happy with this project and I am so thankful you decided to stop by and say hello.

With hugs and smiles
Laine

I am also entering this project into the following challenges:




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Comments

  1. This is so wonderful Laine! We too are in for days of rain! Better than snow though :-)

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  2. A wonderful project - a great graduation gift. Sorry I'm late popping in but thanks for entering the challenge at 613 Avenue Create.
    Hugs,
    Sandy

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  3. Hi, Laine,
    Sorry my comment is so late! I love your wood block and think it makes a wonderful graduation memory. Fabulous job! Thanks so much for playing on our street here at 613 Avenue Create! We are looking forward to your next visit!
    Hugz,
    Chana, Owner
    613 Avenue Create Challenge Blog

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  4. Laine,
    I am back to let you know that your project is featured on our FB Page www.facebook.com/avenue613. Please stop by to say hello and to grab your Designer of The Day Badge. Congratulations and welcome to the Front Porch Gang
    Hugz,
    Chana, Owner

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With hugs and smiles

Laine

www.hugs4theheartdesigns.blogspot.com

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