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« on: June 07, 2019 04:58:51 PM »



A friend of mine on the other side of the country is recovering from an kind of serious accident and I wanted to make & send her a get well card.



Wood and woodworking are her passions as well as her career, so I dove into my moderately thorough woodgrain paper stash to make this. Also, last year she rebuilt a vintage camper from the frame up using wood for every part and surface possible. The only papers that aren't wood grain patterned are the card base (constellations/lightning & solid black) and the pennant bunting.



I used papers from a cardstock pad that has lots of woodsy papers to make the envelope. I'll print the address on a white label to help out the USPS.



I used my Cricut to cut it, the svg files came from svgcuts.com, the Camp Firefly kit.
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« Reply #1 on: June 07, 2019 05:32:51 PM »

That's making me feel better and there isn't even anything wrong with me. Well, much anyhow Cheesy.

You did an absolutely amazing job choosing and assembling terrific papers for this project. It looks wonderful.
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« Reply #2 on: June 07, 2019 06:42:09 PM »

This is absolutely beautiful. I cannot imagine any world where it won't cheer up your friend. I hope she is able to recover quickly. You are so thoughtful.
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« Reply #3 on: June 07, 2019 10:20:52 PM »

I think she wood love it.
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« Reply #4 on: June 08, 2019 10:16:20 AM »

Thanks, pals! I dropped it in the mail this morning, so hopefully sometime early next week she'll get it.
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