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: 580
Registered: June 9, 2006 Location: Wauconda, IL Posts: 41040
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.
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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
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Registered: March 15, 2012 Location: Alabama Posts: 11552
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!
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Thu, Aug 16, 2012 @ 8:58 PM
Oh, I knew it was for Taylor. So cute and looks like her:)
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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.
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