Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Teacher Gift....

Hello and Happy Wednesday everyone! I'm so tired right now....
We have 12 families moving out of the area... Which on the one
hand is AWESOME for me.... cuz I get the items they don't want
to take with them when they move.... 
On the other hand....
there's soooo much stuff that I'm exhausted!
  I received several drop offs from these families already....
that I had to close my box (aka Donation box)
I'm working as fast as I can to get this stuff
cleaned and put out for my customers but you know
as soon as I open the box again.... I'm back to square one...
It's just crazy busy... So I may not have time to come visit
as often as I would like due to this "Rush" in donations...
But I will do my best to pop in when I can...
The fact that I'm typing this out with out falling asleep is amazing!
But I wanted to say "HI" to you guys... :o)
 
 
Hunter's Last day of school is Friday... It's suppose to
be next Friday but they built a new school here for the
Elementary kids and they wanted to start the tear down of
the old school ASAP.... So we can take them out of
school a week earlier if we like.... And with all the work
I got going on right now.... I could use his help! HA!!
 
Any who.... This is going to be the gift he gives to his Teacher.
I always give the Teacher something during the year and at the
end of the year to let them know that I appreciate them!
So I saw this box by Lori Whitlock in the Silhouette Store
and HAD to make it! HA!  Designer Paper is MME

 
I added 10 handmade cards to the box for her to use throughout
the year... (I hope she likes it) The Ribbon is Stampin' Up
2 of the flowers are My Craft Spot Rose Flower Dies
the other 2 flowers are from the Silhouette Store...
I added Gems to all the flowers and attached a
magnet to it for easy closing.... Normally I would
make a couple more things.... but with my work schedule
it ain't gonna happen! But I still wanted to give her
something made from me and this is it! :o)
 
Well.... I'm really exhausted now.... typing all this
stuff! hahaha Thanks so much for stopping
by and always being so supportive of me
and my work/crafting! You guys are the BEST!
 
Hope to see you very soon! Have an
AWESOME DAY!!!!
 
Theresa

11 comments:

Sherrie K. said...

Such a beautiful card box...inside and out! How fun to add a collection of cards for her to! I am sure his Teacher will love it! Homemade gifts are the BEST!!
Hey girl, take it easy...you sound so crazy busy to! I am trying to not cram so much in a day but you know how it goes..gotta getter' done! I will be taking a back seat to crafting for a bit to~just to much on my plate for the summer :( I will keep in touch when I can to!
Hugs! Now, get some rest!! lol!
Sherrie K

Tanya/Nonna said...

Oh my - this is just gorgeous Theresa! What a fabulous gift - I hope this teacher understands how much time and effort went into this amazing set! The papers you used are so pretty and the flowers are awesome!

Hope you get a bit of rest sometime soon. How wonderful that you are going to have some help from your son. Poor guy - he may be wishing he was back in school before it's over...lol! Don't work too hard my sweet friend (get some sleep)!

Gerda said...

Theresa, this box is BEAUTIFUL!!! The teacher will love this box and the cards !!!! Have a great day.
Gerda

Sharon said...

WOW!!! This box is amazing!! I so love it! And the paper you used is just beautiful. Awesome flowers, too. I'm sure Hunter's teacher is going to love such a wonderful and thoughtful gift!!
Sounds like you have your hands overfull there with your store!!When it's all said and done, and you have those sales from all of the donations, it will be worth it!! Don't wear Hunter out to bad!! Hope you get some rest!!! :)

Stephanie said...

This is Gorgeous! What a lucky teacher. (I hope she knows it)
Wow are you busy. I hope things settle down after this onslaught.
You will so need a vacation.
Maybe you should take some extra B12. lol

Karen said...

Oh Theresa, this is such an amazing gift! I'm not surprised you've gone above and beyond.. I do hope she realizes the effort and love you've poured into this. :o) The box itself is gorgeous! What a lovely vessel for the stunning cards you made! I'm excited for her to receive it. Lovely work!

Sending you lots of sunshiny wishes to help you through this busy time! I'm glad your son will be able to help... Ha! Lucky boy. ;) Have a wonderful day, Theresa!

Hugs and blessings,
Karen

Norma said...

OMG! out of school already! This year sure did go by so fast mine will be out in a couple of weeks. His teacher will LOVE this beautiful box with your lovely cards. OMG! I'm know for falling asleep with my laptop on my lap so I can relate LOL!! Beautiful project my friend and your DTC prize will be on it's way:) Have a great week!
Hugs,
Norma

Nana said...

What a beautiful teacher gift Theresa. I love it.
Have a creative day.
Hugs Nana
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Janis PauseDreamEnjoy said...

So pretty! The teacher will love it.

Jayne said...

Oh WOW Theresa this set is gorgeous!I love the box in itself and then to find beautiful cards in too!...what a delight!
Sorry I haven't been around lately..I am struggling to blog and catch up at the moment as life is so crazy(in a good way though!).
Hugs
Jayne x

Kate (Small Bits of Paper) said...

This is gorgeous, Theresa!! I LOVE the design and pretty papers. I know the teacher will love it too!

Sorry you're so exhausted - but happy that business is booming for you. How fun to have an extra week of Hunter's help too!