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Posted by on Mar 25, 2012 in inspire, post art | 3 comments

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Time for a few catchup posts with some of the art that’s been happening here the past few weeks…

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First up, I want to show you this awesome deck of cards made for the Desire to Inspire deck swap hosted by Jessica of In Search of Dessert.

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This project was a little harder to finish than I anticipated (mostly due to a family flu swap). But it was also a lot of fun and made for a nice low-key, high fun-factor project.

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Most fun of all? Coming up with the sayings on the cards. I used a few from the cards included in Christine Mason Miller’s beautiful book (Love it. Definitely check that out.), but mostly I just made up little sayings as I went along.

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Quiet thoughts that came from right where I am. Those words I wish someone would say to me in that moment, or on a regular Tuesday, or after one of those days.

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Because, seriously, don’t we all need that? Encouraging words, a reminder from a friend, a boost, some hope and faith, a hand fighting the gremlin

At one time or another, we all need to be reminded to keep believing.

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