Thankful Banner

 

It started with this…..acorn

And ended with this.letterAlong my walk I collected various things that nature provided and created letters to spell THANKFUL, it was so fun, I created NOVEMBER. I made a little Flipagram of November but I wanted to do more with these sweet photos.

Like make prints for a banner!

Banners to give to those I’m thankful for! The idea was born.

I found “Print Studio” and downloaded the app and ordered little 2″ square prints. They came in super fast and were very reasonably priced.thankful

I saw little hanging kits at Print Studio that are great, but I had these supplies already so I put together my own.  I used some little canvas bags I had bought years ago and embellished them with stamps. I used fabric safe ink and heat set it. stamp

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I had some bakers twine on hand and wrapped it around a wooden spool and threw in a handful of mini clothespins. bannerbanner

I tied the letters in order and finished it off with a pair of acorn caps. picturesDSC_0481I printed a few extra prints of my favorite fall shots. heartfallsAnd used them like gift tags.  I wrote kind words to those I am thankful for and mailed them.

A simple thoughtful idea I wanted to share with you.

Take the time to let those you love, know that you are THANKFUL for them.

Katey

 

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10 thoughts on “Thankful Banner

  1. Love this wonderful gift of love! You are sooo creative and so full of caring and sharing that love. I am so thankful for you!! Love , mom

  2. I’m a great big ol’ Social Print Studio fan, and also fond of making words with nature. what a lovely surprise to receive the sweet banner kit from a beloved kindred spirit… I am ever thankful that forces brought us together, finally, when we were meant to be fast friends all along. I love you so much. thank you, treasured friend!

    • Wow! I didn’t know that is where you have gotten your pics printed! But now I am not surprised that we stumbled upon the same app! They are amazing! I knew you would love this and I can see it hanging in your cabin when your family & friends gather for thanksgiving. I love you and thankful for our friendship. Katey

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