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« on: February 08, 2006 04:18:43 PM »

I'm not a floofy girl, but my wife is.  So, I decided I'd make her a v-day gift with a punk edge (being that we're both of the punk disposition  Grin)   It includes the phrase, "I love You," in several different languages with varying font faces, Scriptures from the bible (that's right!) and romantic quotes from some of her favorite songs and poems. 

Also, this is my first post and book ever on Craftster!!  (yay!)

Materials Used:
Dated letter head from work for the pages
Cereal boxes for the cover
Acrylic Paints: Metallic Pewter and Silver
Fine, Red Glitter
Tacky Glue
Large Staples and Stapler (from work, of course)

I wanted an industrial-ish metal finish, but I don't know how to work with metal. I opted for cereal boxes from the recycling bin and a pewter paint.  I added a bit of my Diva self--represented by the glitter. 


This is the cover of the 50+ page book.


Title Page



This is Spanish


This is German


an appropriate bible verse from the Song of Solomon.
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« Reply #1 on: February 08, 2006 04:26:36 PM »

wow that is really awesome!! i like how you put i love you in many differant languages! awesome job
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« Reply #2 on: February 08, 2006 06:00:19 PM »

That's so sweet
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« Reply #3 on: February 08, 2006 06:11:37 PM »

Te amo is Spanish. The same in Latin, or was that an accident?  Huh
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« Reply #4 on: February 09, 2006 08:20:30 AM »

You are right.  It is Spanish  Roll Eyes
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« Reply #5 on: February 12, 2006 06:36:03 PM »

thats really cute. i love the cover.
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« Reply #6 on: February 13, 2006 03:31:22 PM »

Thanks.  She loved it. 
I presented it to her on Saturday night, on our V-day weekend in San Francisco.   Grin
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« Reply #7 on: February 02, 2007 03:36:49 PM »

Beautiful! I love it!!!
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