This week, the Teapotters are having a party for Barb! She is an AMAZING grade school teacher, who states that God not only gave her the job of teaching her students reading, writing and math, but also the importance of how to treat others. For more information about Barb's KINDNESS CLUB, the staggering 47,000+ cards they have made and distributed, and how to donate extra supplies you may have, see this thread:
**I recycle the inside of clean cereal or other dry food boxes for base die cuts and/or other pieces on my cards. On this card, I used it to cut all the darker kraft colored pieces and the three apples. For the apples, I colored the stem and leaf on each box cut, trimmed the printed paper apples, then attached them. The recycled box pieces add dimension to your cards. They usually don't cost much more to mail, if any, than a U.S. first class stamp. Tip: Weigh b4 you mail so you put the correct amount of postage on them so they don't come back to you! :)
Date: Tuesday, April 23, 2013 GMT Views: 824
Registered: March 24, 2006 Location: Deep in the Heart of TEXAS Posts: 17930
Tue, Apr 23, 2013 @ 12:20 PM
Gabby, a cute, cute card for our teacher this week! Nicely done!
------------------------------ Phyllis Young at heart, slightly older in other parts. We really never grow up, we just learn how to act in public!! What if you woke up today with only what you had thanked God for yesterday??
Registered: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 39780
Tue, Apr 23, 2013 @ 8:37 PM
Gabby love how you recycle food boxes to make this darling card. Your apples, the layout and dp are just perfect. Love this card. TFS :0)
------------------------------ Cathy B aka: Mutnik ....or is it Nutmeg?! I get so confused!
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