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Minnie Mouse banner (revised!)

Ok so I made a Minnie Mouse banner for a friends daughter, but I got an idea to make it better (I am always finding ways to make something better or at least my own). Here's the revised finished version:



And here is the original:

Much better huh? Glad I visioned another way before I adhered the letters! Additional views:

The project cost about $5.00 to make.  
Materails: 
  • 2pk 12x12 black glitter paper from Target (scrapbook aisle)- $0.99
  • Pink polka dot ribbon from Michael's Craft Stores - $2.00 (on sale)
  • Chipboard circles (packaged as a chipboard book with 5 circles on a key ring) from Michael's Craft Stores - $1.00 ea
  • pink, black, and white paint (on hand)
  • sealer (on hand)
  • gloss varnish (on hand)
  • Aleene's clear gel tacky glue (on hand)


Comments

  1. It's cute, I like it much better with the circles!!!! Ashton's birthday is coming up, what are you making for it? :)

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  2. Thanks Leslie! Just let me know his theme or colors and I'll be happy to make something.

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