Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Perpetual Calendar from wooden blocks

I've got a new set of calendar blocks for you.  It was fun changing things up a bit for this set.

In the past, I have used my Cuttlebug to cut out numbers.  For these, I used foam stamps and black StazOn ink.  I'm jumping ahead though!

After lightly sanding my blocks (two inch cubes), I painted them with this excellent blue paint from another project. 

In order to ensure that my numbers were centered and straight, I stamped them onto the sheet of scrapbook paper first.  Then, I turned my punch over so I could see exactly where the number was.  Before I used Mod Podge (hard coat) to glue and seal my paper, I lightly distressed all of the block edges.

It's so nice to have another choice for numbers.  I am digging how they fill up the paper squares!  Thanks for reading...

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  1. Most excellent! And of course I think I have that paper! I really like it against the blue background. It reminds me of Mediterranean tile.

  2. Cool Project...thanks for the share! And thanks for joining in the Friday Buzz and follow fun!

  3. Love that scrapbook paper! Nicely done. :)


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