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Topic: Prayer Flag Swap Rd 4 Gallery!  (Read 11307 times)
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« on: April 16, 2014 02:41:26 PM »

Made by CraftyMamaBee for Wendiek ... Surprise... it's in the mail for you... just because!


Post and Show off all your amazing Prayer Flags here!

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Abbeeroad <---> Smmarrt
Smmarrt <---> Abbeeroad

emilywilde <---> wendiek
wendiek <---> emilywilde

alwaysinmyroom <---> silentblair
silentblair <---> alwaysinmyroom

artsycandice <---> cmarion3
cmarion3 <---> artsycandice

Flyraeven <---> playswithneedles
playswithneedles <---> Flyraeven

rscowtown <---> CraftyMamaBee
CraftyMamaBee <---> rscowtown

Sharalee <--->Averia
Averia <---> Sharalee

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« Reply #1 on: April 17, 2014 04:38:04 AM »

WHAT??!!! I was going through the 'recent with pics' pages and stumbled upon a flag with Dutch. That draw my attention.

Then it hit me... It was made by Beck.. And now I see what you wrote.. Aww! Beck you are the best! Thanks a million!  Kiss

For all those wondering, it says: Friendship
A good friend is better than silver or gold.

We do have a saying in Dutch that is nearly the same: "a good friend is worth gold"
See?! Almost the same saying! And I love camping with our tent and being outside.

Thank you Beck! You are awesome! It hits me right in the feels (I hope I translated that right, in Dutch: "it hits my in my heart")
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« Reply #2 on: April 17, 2014 07:29:53 AM »

Oh Wendie! I am so happy you like it! I just made it the other night to brush up on my Prayer Flag skills! And I have it in an envelope to take to the post this weekend and thought it was just the perfect picture to use in the Gallery! So now you know it's coming but I am happy you like it! I "googled" Dutch quotes on friendship and that came up a lot! So I translated it into Dutch to use on your flag! I'm so so happy you found the surprise!!
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« Reply #3 on: April 17, 2014 03:36:09 PM »

I like to pretend that I can read/understand Dutch because I can read/understand German, so I figured out some of it.

Lovely flag, CMB.
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« Reply #4 on: April 18, 2014 01:51:04 AM »

I like to pretend that I can read/understand Dutch because I can read/understand German, so I figured out some of it.

Lovely flag, CMB.

Well our languages are alike, so it is possible.

Friendship

A good friend is better than silver or gold

CMB rocks!  Grin
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« Reply #5 on: April 18, 2014 06:30:56 AM »

This is awesome, and wonderfully in line with the spirit of this swap. Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: April 29, 2014 08:14:58 AM »

Well we have our first 2 senders!!! I can't wait to see what our friends receive!
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« Reply #7 on: April 30, 2014 06:27:03 PM »

I'm the first to post! Whoo hoo! A gorgeous street art-inspired flag by Abbeeroad:



A detail shot of the hole/sky bursting through....



I have to tell you all that the sky is stuffed so it's a little puffy and it's such a fun detail.

And a shot of the back, in case some of you swappers wonder how it should be finished....



Thanks so much - I love the song "Imagine" and I love that you painted the bricks and the sky fabric - it's so charming and authentic. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!
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« Reply #8 on: May 01, 2014 12:00:44 AM »

What a wonderful first flag for our gallery! I love the hand painted brick and puffy sky! What an awesome start!
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« Reply #9 on: May 01, 2014 09:35:42 AM »

woohoo, what a great start to our gallery!
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