I sure am glad that I didn't do yesterdays sketch as it worked for me today combined w/ the WT. I also combined stamp sets from SU - golden Rule Days & TSG - Believe In You.
I colored the little girl from TSG w/ SU watercolor pencils, cut her out w/ nesties Lables 11, sponged the edges & attached popdots. Remember the old song School Days, School Days - I can't get it out of my head yet!!! That is stamped onto yellow legal paper. I used chalk on the board.
This is for my granddaughter going into - you guessed it - 1st grade.
Thanks for stopping by to take a peek.
Date: Thursday, August 16, 2012 GMT Views: 551
Registered: June 9, 2006 Location: Wauconda, IL Posts: 39254
Thu, Aug 16, 2012 @ 6:14 PM
This is such a sweet card!! I do remember my first grade teacher writing the "Golden Rule" on the chalk board. I believe I have always taken it pretty seriously. Wouldn't the world be wonderful if more people did. I'm sure your grand daughter will love this.
Splitcoast Dirty Dozen Alumni Stamp Like You Mean It
Registered: March 24, 2006 Location: Posts: 38238
Thu, Aug 16, 2012 @ 6:25 PM
Lol~ Love that song...and maybe not so much as I go to sleep, it it's still in my head! Lol. Sweet, sweet image Sistah! LYMI
------------------------------ Pat Smethers
"The Lord will guide you always; He will satisfy your needs in a sun scorched land and strengthen your frame. You will be like a well-watered garden." Isaiah 58:11
Registered: March 15, 2012 Location: Alabama Posts: 11216
Thu, Aug 16, 2012 @ 6:53 PM
You are the second person with the Golden Rule Days stamp! And I will say it again, I LOVE that stamp!!! I just may have to get it. I can just imagine her humming the song while she reads! Super cute card!
Registered: May 10, 2006 Location: Westminster, CO Posts: 21922
Thu, Aug 16, 2012 @ 8:58 PM
Oh, I knew it was for Taylor. So cute and looks like her:)
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. ~Leo Buscaglia
Registered: December 15, 2008 Location: Kingsland, Georgia Posts: 34120
Sun, Aug 19, 2012 @ 10:46 AM
Awww, your Grand-daughter is growing up fast. 1st grade already!!! What a sweet card to commemorate her first day. I bet she will put it in a scrapbook and look at it 20 years from now with much fondness.
------------------------------ My Blog
Cottage Cutz DT Punchkateer Extraordinaire