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« on: February 10, 2014 11:36:21 AM »

I asked Gozer to be my partner for the IYP 24 Fall Fandango swap because I just knew I needed to make her a monster calendar for 2014.  I was looking for a reason to purchase a Zutter Bind-It-All after seeing some projects created with them, so I bought one and started designing the calendar!  Each day of the week has a different monster, as does the months.  The numbers all have different patterned backgrounds.  I designed them all in Illustrator, saved as jpg files, printed them at the local photo lab, cut them out and voila!  Perpetual Monster Calendar. 

The great thing is now that I spent hours and hours designing the original file, I can print out and bind a bunch of them to give calendars to all of my friends!

Here are a few shots of a few different days.  The little guy for August is definitely my favorite.  He's a little tourist with a camera, fanny pack, and I heart NY hat.  Smiley



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« Reply #1 on: February 10, 2014 11:38:55 AM »

Adorable!  I could use a calendar like this next year.... Tongue (hint, hint...  Grin)
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« Reply #2 on: February 10, 2014 11:50:12 AM »

Got it and LOVE it. I get comments on how cute it is all the time when people walk by my desk. Thank you. I love it!!
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« Reply #3 on: February 10, 2014 12:13:59 PM »

Adorable!  I could use a calendar like this next year.... Tongue (hint, hint...  Grin)

Maybe the next IYP!?!  I love your stuff, so it would be a good trade. Smiley
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« Reply #4 on: February 10, 2014 12:28:12 PM »

Adorable!  I could use a calendar like this next year.... Tongue (hint, hint...  Grin)

Maybe the next IYP!?!  I love your stuff, so it would be a good trade. Smiley


Works for me!!  Grin Grin
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« Reply #5 on: February 10, 2014 12:44:01 PM »

Omg, that is adorable! Gozer is such a lucky lady!
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« Reply #6 on: February 10, 2014 01:15:49 PM »

What a neat idea! Also it's adorable!
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« Reply #7 on: February 10, 2014 07:21:50 PM »

A kwality monster calendar?  *swoon*  Grin
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    « Reply #8 on: February 11, 2014 07:09:08 AM »

    Thanks, guys!
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    « Reply #9 on: February 12, 2014 07:56:27 AM »

    Congratulations! This has been chosen as a Featured Project! Smiley
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