I made this for Michelle's Calendar challenge, also the 9th anniversary of the Ways To Use It challenge! My calendar piece comes with my stamped date on my library book card.
I masked one sentiment to get my "long" script and then wrote in Overdue and to say on my own. I feel a bit differently about my own penmanship ona card now that I have been teaching writing to elementary school students for six months.
Thanks for looking!
Date: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 GMT Views: 1532
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Registered: July 27, 2007 Location: Dublin, Ireland Posts: 103347
Wed, Feb 26, 2014 @ 11:21 PM
I really love this, Toni! What a fun idea. The library card is great (I missed those when I rejoined the library after years and years, and it was all just scanned, and now it's self-service and you don't even have person to person contact any more).
I thought you might have written the "long" yourself too, when I looked at it first! Fun paper too.
Registered: November 7, 2006 Location: Willamette Valley Oregon Posts: 28075
Thu, Feb 27, 2014 @ 12:53 AM
this is precious, clever and I so wanna case this! I totally get what you are saying about the printing. I think my 'hand' looks really good when I am just writing on a journal page...but to try to put it on the front of a card...what's up with that???
And your card is so very fun
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Registered: August 18, 2008 Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK Posts: 32055
Thu, Feb 27, 2014 @ 12:14 PM
Sigh, this is so fabulous - it reminds me of the days when the library used to do old fashioned stamping of due dates....and I spent a lot of time in the library when I was growing up - still love libraries and bookstores just as much as craft stores!
Registered: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 39861
Thu, Feb 27, 2014 @ 3:13 PM
Your hand writing is what grabbed my attention. It is so cool and worthy of being copied! Love that library book card. Brings back memories of Jr. High when I got to help out in the library. Love your card! TFS :0)
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Registered: June 25, 2006 Location: Chicago 'Burbs Posts: 7771
Tue, Mar 04, 2014 @ 4:39 AM
I still love the sentiment on this, and your handwriting too! Thanks for celebrating 9 with WTUI and all you do each and every week!
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