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« on: August 14, 2008 10:02:22 PM »

This is a present for my friend's birthday. Her name is Sophia. I wanted to do something inexpensive and creative and so I went to Michaels planning to get a "S" that I could cover in a great fabric for her to hang on her wall, but instead came up with making a mosaic using colors from her newly decorated room. It is blue and beachy. I bought some sea glass, little mirrors, and the "S." The seashells are from my own personal collection, as are the little jewels.

She seemed to really like it so I am pleased.

Comments would be appreciated. Sorry for the low quality of the photos. They are from my phone.




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« Reply #1 on: August 15, 2008 07:29:08 AM »

This is a really neat way to use those wooden letters! I have an S myself that I painted with a tree pattern, so this caught my eye. I think it's a really nice variation of the decorative lettering. Good job!
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« Reply #2 on: August 15, 2008 02:39:00 PM »

Cute idea! I have recently discovered mosaics, too . . . fun to do!  And the sea glass is really pretty.
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