Thursday, March 31, 2011
Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Sunday, March 27, 2011
After a few days (or weeks), the buds start to swell and even pop. That's when you take them out of the plastic and arrange them around your house. It's like fake spring! This is my best branch so far:
Thursday, March 24, 2011
I used some heavy-duty seam-binding tape (don't know where it came from) to make a loop and ties. It's really amazing what you can find to use when a trip to the fabric store is out of the question.
(Sorry, I forgot to rotate the photo)
Sunday, March 20, 2011
I will know it is time to leave on the actual vacation when this futon is empty once more.
Keep watching for progress reports!
Thursday, March 17, 2011
After cutting out the letters, I arranged them in reverse order and used Tacky Glue to attach yard to the back.
Sunday, March 13, 2011
Thanks Aaron, you do good work!
Friday, March 11, 2011
We decided on a pretty simple project to do without our friends. We painted little cardboard "treasure boxes" with metallic acrylic paint. After the paint was dry, we cut shapes out of scrapbook paper: Ian cut out dinosaurs and Brynn got butterflies.
Saturday, March 5, 2011
Then you stack the rings onto the foundation, gluing each layer down and making sure you line up the creases.