nichepoetryandprose

poetry and prose about place

getting ready for Christmas #1

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For me, November began with a hurried Halloween and a week-long trip to California.  Once I returned, I promised myself full attention to getting ready for Christmas.  At the risk of behaving like the stores who run Christmas music in November, I am going to share some of my Christmas projects.

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This activity is fueled somewhat by Pinterest.  I discovered it quite recently and find so many creative ideas there!

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My first project was a paper garland for our entry.  Cardinals and white ribbon.

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Copyright  2013  Jane Tims 

Written by jane tims

November 18, 2013 at 7:41 am

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  1. Amazing and Thank you so much for sharing

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    Gede Prama

    November 20, 2013 at 3:34 am

  2. Love this!

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    SEVENo1 Designs

    November 19, 2013 at 4:18 pm

  3. Lovely Jane – did you paint the cards also??

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    Top Of The Slush Pile

    November 18, 2013 at 6:44 pm

    • Hi Gemma. No, I used clipart but if I decide to do this again, I would like to do the artwork for the cards. Thanks! Jane

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      jane tims

      November 18, 2013 at 9:56 pm

  4. Ooooh! I like it. Very pretty. 🙂

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    Robin

    November 18, 2013 at 6:17 pm

  5. Lovely. I’m enjoying your posts, Jane. I don’t have the time to read them all, but I love to ‘pop in’ once in a while and see what you’re up to. I always enjoy your adventures and your thoughts remind me to pay attention and enjoy what’s around me, to slow down when I can, and breathe. All the best to you and yours!

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    naturalsenseofwonder

    November 18, 2013 at 9:26 am

    • Hi. Glad to hear from you. We have such busy lives, I’m glad I encourage you to be kind to yourself! Thanks for your welcome comments! Jane

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      jane tims

      November 18, 2013 at 9:53 pm


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