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Topic: Father's Day Card made with stuff on my desk!  (Read 1417 times)
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« on: June 13, 2012 06:43:25 PM »



I work in a preschool and I ask for and receive donations of paper and other recyclables. I whipped up this card today using only things found in my office:

card and envelope from a parent's law firm
white copy paper
two pieces of origami paper (Don't you keep origami paper at your desk?)
scrap of brown paper bag

Oh, and I printed "#1 Dad" on the back of a mistake copy.

Detail of the arm and mug - I just cut and pasted, nothing fancy.



Sorry the pictures don't show all the folds and creases.

And my dad is retired, hasn't worn a tie in 20 or so years and doesn't drink coffee. But you know, it was the first  dad-like image that came to me.
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« Reply #1 on: January 01, 2013 03:40:35 AM »

Despite the limited resource, it looks great! I really like the color of the background.
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« Reply #2 on: May 16, 2013 05:47:45 PM »

Well, it's definitly Dad like!  I love your use of scraps!
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« Reply #3 on: May 31, 2013 05:29:21 AM »

That's so cute!
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« Reply #4 on: June 13, 2013 08:33:43 AM »

I love this idea! It is so cute!! Great job!
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