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« on: October 02, 2007 03:46:39 PM »

When my dog turned the checkers of a Connect Four game into several little chew toys, instead of throwing the game out I decided to modify the frame for use as a two-sided desk accessory - using one side as a mini gallery of photos and the other as a calendar. 

Its a relatively easy project to complete and an excellent solution when dealing with the lack of wall space. 

Yup, those are friends, family, former lovers and more all encased under resin FOREVER.

Backside is stamped with numbers and days of the week.
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« Reply #1 on: October 02, 2007 03:54:11 PM »

I love this!  It looks so slick and professional!  I could see it being used like a message board too, with letters instead of calendar days.  I have to figure out some place in my house to put something like this.  And great tute as well.
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« Reply #2 on: October 02, 2007 03:54:30 PM »

OMG...ANOTHER inspiring game revamp!! i dont usually *steal* ideas...i think its wrong, but i will use yours as a jumping off for a DIsney themed calendar for me and my hubby...i just broke his favorite one...or maybe...wait....more ideas...maybe that flippy matchy game....where you guess who is who....thanks YOU ROCK
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« Reply #3 on: October 02, 2007 03:57:57 PM »

I could see it being used like a message board too, with letters instead of calendar days.
I LOVE the idea of spelling out words on the back, you could make funky poetry and messages - great idea!
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« Reply #4 on: October 02, 2007 04:00:00 PM »

I am just speechless.  So freaking creative!  :-) I am going to have to try this one day.

And I def. never realized resin could be so simple - or so it appears.  I really though it was a much more involved process.

Great work!
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« Reply #5 on: October 02, 2007 04:05:13 PM »

And I def. never realized resin could be so simple - or so it appears.
Thank you...yeah, the pour gloss resin is as easy as painting your nails!  Just follow those directions.

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« Reply #6 on: October 02, 2007 04:08:22 PM »

Awesome idea and beautifully done! Cheesy
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« Reply #7 on: October 02, 2007 04:17:11 PM »

Awesome idea.  I could see this for my daughter.
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« Reply #8 on: October 02, 2007 04:26:13 PM »

Wow!
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« Reply #9 on: October 02, 2007 04:34:20 PM »

What a neat idea!  and each month when you change the calendar, you also change the layout of the pictures on the other side.  Hmm, where is my old connect four game??
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