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« on: December 31, 2012 05:59:27 PM »

baby.sweets4ever made and framed these as grandparent holiday gifts this year.  He also made one for me! Grin



Supplies:
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Gather your supplies.  We used the paper plates as little paint palettes


Doodle the "wire" for your Christmas light strands


Squeeze out your paint colors


Squish your fingers in the paint Grin


Print each bulb onto the doodled wire


Bask in the glory of your super cute fingerprint lights!


Totally and absolutely inspired by Beneath the Rowan Tree! Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: December 31, 2012 06:58:31 PM »

that is such an adorable idea!
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« Reply #2 on: December 31, 2012 08:52:44 PM »

that is such an adorable idea!

Thanks!  Fun times!
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« Reply #3 on: December 31, 2012 10:16:12 PM »

Those are so pretty.  And what a wonderful decorations idea!
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« Reply #4 on: January 01, 2013 04:34:50 AM »

What a great project!  He looks so pleased with himself (as well he should be).   Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: January 03, 2013 02:58:16 PM »

I bet the grandparents loved these!  Both the projects and the Craftster are so cute Grin
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« Reply #6 on: January 10, 2013 05:37:45 PM »

such a cute idea, I will hopefully remember this for next year.
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