Last week, I was finally blessed with some time to "get my craft on" in preparation for the Little Prince's birthday celebration. It was a treat to finally be able to tap into my creative spirit and just have some fun. So without further ado I present to you my crafty creations inspired by so many of the talented women out there in the blogosphere.
(Please excuse the lack of molding around my back door... the kitchen is still a "work in progress" ... and truthfully will most likely remain that way for many more moons :)
I had some felt left over so I made this one too. It's tough to decide which one I like better.
I totally borrowed this idea from here. Around 300 individually pinned balloons ... if you are wondering. It actually went pretty fast and didn't require too much cerebral effort ... just my kind of craft:) I had originally planned on going with an "Up" theme for the festivities ... one of our favorite movies around here ... but due to my irrational fear of inflated balloons I kinda shifted it into more of just a generic "Party" theme for the soiree instead. This wreath fit the bill perfectly. I hope it lasts, because although it wasn't too hard to do, I really don't want to repeat the job any time soon.
I also wrapped a small wreath with crepe paper and stuck about 100 Dum-dum suckers in it. I set it on the table and used it as a center piece It was a huge hit with all ages. Unfortunately I forgot to snap a picture before the