Friday, July 06, 2012

Teachers gifts

Hi folks and today I thought I would share my teachers gifts from this year.  If you had seen a previous post from What's on your work desk Wednesday you will recognise these canvasses.

This is a 6" canvass with frame from my local craft shop.  I have painted the frame white then sanded it and added Vintage photo distress ink to give a shabby chic feel.  The canvass is painted red with Fired brick distress stain then I've added red gingham card from Kanban.  The apple is a sizzix die and "Teachers cannot live by apples alone," was printed on the computer.  I've then brought it all together with a little distressing again with Vintage photo.  Together with this canvas a bottle of wine was wrapped and tagged with "Grapes help too!"  I have it on good authority that teachers enjoy a wee drop of wine to unwind at the end of school term.  LOL.  Where as parents need a drop throughout the holidays!  :)


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scrappymo! said... true!
Great gift for the teacher.

Pop's Cards said...

Erika this is gorgeous and so different love what you have done and the gingham really makes it stand out more, gorgeous hugs Pops x

~ Ali Robertson ~ said...

Squeal!! Red gingham....LOVE LOVE LOVEit

Ali x