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« on: January 31, 2013 05:21:12 AM »

A lady asked me to make a little army of these for her healing store so I set to work yesterday and this what I came up with! Now I just have to make tags to talk about them a little and how affirmations work and what the pocket on the back is for Smiley

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« Reply #1 on: January 31, 2013 05:32:03 AM »

These are utterly gorgeous !!!!
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« Reply #2 on: January 31, 2013 05:34:21 AM »

Beautiful and such wonderful way to make someone feel good. Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: January 31, 2013 05:36:16 AM »

Thanks guys! It's a really great therapy for me, too. Working with smiles and positive affirmations all day. It's helping me to deal with some things that are troubling me Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: January 31, 2013 06:56:06 AM »

Beautiful - very appealing the instant I saw them!
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« Reply #5 on: January 31, 2013 07:08:37 AM »

They are lovely. How big arethey? What kind of fabric and paintdo you use?
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« Reply #6 on: January 31, 2013 07:17:14 AM »

These are beautiful, such a nice idea. I would love to see these as a project at a women's shelter or something.
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« Reply #7 on: January 31, 2013 07:22:22 AM »

Thank you, everyone!

The fronts are just canvas that I've primed and painted and they measure around 4.5x4.5" Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: January 31, 2013 07:24:49 AM »

I love these.  They are so beautiful.  I think the one on the bottom left is my favourite.  
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« Reply #9 on: January 31, 2013 07:33:30 AM »

Very nicely done! Did you ever figure out what the pocket is for? I had never heard of an affirmation pillow.
 The bottom left one is my fave. She reminds me of the Virgin Mary.
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« Reply #10 on: January 31, 2013 07:47:54 AM »

lunamadre, that is an excellent idea. foxyblue, you are amazing. This so rocks, so going to hit that. <3 these.
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« Reply #11 on: January 31, 2013 07:54:37 AM »

Thanks so much, everyone!!

Very nicely done! Did you ever figure out what the pocket is for? I had never heard of an affirmation pillow.
 The bottom left one is my fave. She reminds me of the Virgin Mary.

Well I put the pocket there to store your affirmations. I figured putting your affirmations in writing adds more strength to them...makes them more tangible...so I put the pocket there as a place to store them Smiley

(I had never heard of an affirmation pillow before, either. It just seemed like a natural thing for me to do, for some reason!)
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« Reply #12 on: January 31, 2013 08:48:16 AM »

These are lovely!!
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« Reply #13 on: January 31, 2013 08:49:28 AM »

These are so beautiful. They make me happy and want to cry at the same time  Undecided  You have made something really great here.
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« Reply #14 on: January 31, 2013 09:14:28 AM »

Thanks, bunny1kenobi!

These are so beautiful. They make me happy and want to cry at the same time  Undecided  You have made something really great here.

And thank you! Then I think I've accomplished what I set out to do with these Cheesy


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« Reply #15 on: January 31, 2013 10:21:37 AM »

These are beautiful! Wonderful job!
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« Reply #16 on: January 31, 2013 10:40:28 AM »

They are beautiful and make great confidence/comfort tokens.
What is their size?
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« Reply #17 on: January 31, 2013 11:21:19 AM »

Gosh, guys - thanks so much!

They are 4.5x4.5" Smiley
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« Reply #18 on: January 31, 2013 12:51:00 PM »

Those are beautiful!
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« Reply #19 on: January 31, 2013 02:55:09 PM »

They would be lovely for a women's shelter.
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« Reply #20 on: January 31, 2013 03:02:26 PM »

Thanks again everyone!
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« Reply #21 on: February 01, 2013 05:44:06 AM »

They are truly beautiful and I think the pocket should be for your rosary or a healing stone or quartz or anything that would make you feel comforted.
Really wonderful small works of art! Smiley
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They are truly beautiful and I think the pocket should be for your rosary or a healing stone or quartz or anything that would make you feel comforted.
Really wonderful small works of art! Smiley

More great uses for the pocket! I love it. Thank you!
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« Reply #23 on: February 02, 2013 02:56:32 PM »

I'm going to be redundant and say that these are beautiful!  So much inspiration here!
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« Reply #24 on: February 02, 2013 03:43:42 PM »

I love them!  
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These are absolutely beautiful!!!!   Grin
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« Reply #26 on: February 04, 2013 03:01:34 PM »

Wow, I absolutely love these.
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« Reply #27 on: February 04, 2013 06:07:38 PM »

Thank you, everyone! Cheesy
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