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I would classify myself as an artist. It took me a while to finally accept that monicker, but that's what I am; AN ARTIST!!! I have a wonderful hubs that supports my "talents" in most all avenues, except maybe when the credit card bill comes in the mail...LOL And I have 4 great kids and 5 beautiful grandchildren that I love to pieces. Come on by and sit a spell and "STAMP 'TIL YA CRAMP!!! & "CROP 'TIL YA DROP!!!"

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

I love you.....

Anyway you say it....
it still means a lot!!!!

I purchased these pencils from Hobby Lobby last year in the 
Valentine's clearance.
I always peruse the clearance rack to see what I can use.
I have those large plastic tubs for every holiday and just insert the 
items into the tubs until 
the next year and open and see what I can give out to the grands.

OK, back to the project.....


I inserted the pencils into these 2" X 8" cello bags (from Stampin' Up!)
I wanted a tag for the top.

I cut a dark pink base at 3-1/4" X 4-1/4" 
Scored one inch to make the base an even square of 3-1/4"

Cut the hands from My Community Cricut cart
and the hearts are from George and Basic Shapes Cricut cart.

Adhered the heart in the palm and folded the two fingers down to 
create the 
I LOVE YOU sign language symbol.
Then adhered the hands to the base layer.

Adhered them to the cello bags with tiny glue dots. 



Aren't they adorable.....love 'em.

Until later, lovlies.......Gotta split......TFL!!!!
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10 comments:

Brenda said...

These are indeed adorable! I love the idea of getting after the holiday bargain and then saving the goodies for the next year. I bet you have lots of fun going through your goody bins and I get the grands love getting the goodies! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2;-)

Pam MacKay said...

How very clever! Love your little treat holders! Thanks for joining BBTB2

Sharon said...

Fabulous treats for the grands. Love the pencils and the bag toppers. Thank you so very much for joining our 'Valentine Heart' challenge at BBTB2!!!! :)

Caroline said...

What a fabulous idea! I love clearance racks! The grands will love these and they are so festive. Love them! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

Jayne said...

These are wonderful. Love your toppers. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

Mollie said...

These are FABULOUS!!! A perfect image! Thanks so much for sharing with us over at BBTB2!

Emily
Mollie's Motif

Mayra Duran-Hernandez said...

These are super cool and cute !! Thank you so much for joining us at BBTB2 !!! Hope you have a wonderful day !!

Mayra DTM
Mayrasdesigns.blogspot.com

Sarah said...

Oh gosh these are so fun! Love those stinkin' adorable pencils :) Thanks for creating with us at CardzTV!

Melissa said...

How cute, gr8t job!!! Thanks for joining CTVS!

Mimi said...

Cute idea and great project!

Thanks for joining the Cardztv Challenge Design Team!
Mimi - mimiscraftcorner.blogspot.com