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« on: August 01, 2018 07:00:50 AM »



I am entering the Craftster Rocks challenge with a group of rocks that all have the same theme:  POSITIVITY!

This is a photo of all of them together right before my DDs and I went out to hide them!

Here is a shot of all the rocks that I am entering, as a group:



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Close close ups Wink of my favorite ones:







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« Reply #1 on: August 01, 2018 07:16:19 AM »

I didn't want to stuff the entry post with all my in-progress shots so I'm going to post them here:

Painting the rocks:

I used plain white, cheap, acrylic paint.

Decorating the rocks:

I used some paint pens, but mostly sharpies.

I sealed them with a coat of this:
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« Reply #2 on: August 01, 2018 07:18:06 AM »

And some thumbnails of where they were hid:


(We got to observe a person finding it moments after it was hid!  Shocked)


Under a bull made out of corks (!) at Stew Leonards (a food store).


We went to one of our favorite parks to hide some of the rocks, and we were blessed to see a crane!!!!! Shocked

A VERY VERY VERY special THANK YOU to blupaisan for helping me to post these photos, and for teaching me all about positivity! Kiss Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: August 01, 2018 01:50:30 PM »

Very sweet!  Great challenge entry. 
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« Reply #4 on: August 01, 2018 02:50:25 PM »

love the important theme so much!!  I hope tons of recipients will be affected with love.
my fave is the colorful joy one.
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« Reply #5 on: August 01, 2018 03:32:25 PM »

Aww, I love this theme!  And they truly are beautiful all gathered together like that!
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« Reply #6 on: August 01, 2018 03:33:27 PM »

And some thumbnails of where they were hid:

A VERY VERY VERY special THANK YOU to blupaisan for helping me to post these photos, and for teaching me all about positivity! Kiss Cheesy

EEP!  SO fun seeing where you hid some of them!  Thank you for including these photos!
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« Reply #7 on: August 01, 2018 08:23:43 PM »

Thank you for the compliments everyone!

One of the fantastic things that came out of doing this challenge is that when my older DD read the list of positive words and quotes I made, she liked it so much that she wanted a list for herself!

Im going to try and figure out a way to incorporate all of them into something and give it to her for Xmas.
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« Reply #8 on: August 02, 2018 07:17:26 AM »

What a wonderful way to spread positivity. I'm sure you have or will touch many people who happen to find one.
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« Reply #9 on: August 02, 2018 08:20:18 AM »

I hope all of these get found and they make the person smile, even if just for a second!  What great words of wisdom and encouragement!!!
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