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« on: September 05, 2009 12:34:52 PM »

This is my first entry for a Craftster Challenge. I painted a wall hanging I found at our dollar store.

I was inspired to paint this from a book my daughter (pixieval) gave me, "Moving on After Moving In: AFter the boxes are unpacked". My husband and I just moved to North Dakota from Oregon to be closer to my daughter and grand daughter.
This was a challenge for me because all the little pieces were in the way of the paint brush, and it was very time consuming to paint without smearing all my paint!
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Did he just go crazy and fall asleep?


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« Reply #1 on: September 05, 2009 12:41:25 PM »

Hey mom! It looks sweet!
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« Reply #2 on: September 05, 2009 01:25:12 PM »

That does look sweet!  Smiley i like the butterfly
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« Reply #3 on: September 08, 2009 11:08:31 AM »

I love how you took a generic dollar store item and made it something personal and special and it looks fab.
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« Reply #4 on: September 26, 2009 11:20:38 AM »

this is lovely & i love the meaning behind it
great job,hope your move goes well!
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