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With exactly one week away for a new school year to start I was inspired by this challenge from the paper players #PP453. All in honor of our hero’s, our teachers! A little story I like to share with you today is that my own daughter, who just graduated college, is starting her first teaching job. She is going to teach 6th grade English. I had the opportunity to help her set up her new classroom the other day and she was so excited about the upcoming school year and how she would use flexible seating for her students and so on. She set up this beautiful and very comfy reading area for her students which makes me want to go there and grab a book for myself. She decorated it with oversized chairs, blankets and a fluffy rug. Her students are going to love it. I couldn’t be more proud of this aspiring new teacher.
This is the challenge given to us:
And this is what I came up with:
Now, besides using paper from Stampin’Up! I free handed everything else. No lie! I used an apple template which I found on Google, traced the apple on Real Red Cardstock and cut it out. I punched a small leave out with the Leaf Punch. That’s pretty much it. The cardstock I used for this project is Old Olive, Whisper White, Real Red and Basic Black. I had a piece of checkered display paper and adhered that to the front of the black cardstock piece.
I really would like to hear your opinion on this card.
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