Friday, March 18, 2011

Relief Society Project

Hey everyone,  I finally have a little bit of time to put up this quick post.

One of the projects I was recently in charge of was doing the invitation for our Relief Society Birthday dinner.  The theme was Old Nauvoo.  I did the invitation first.  Hope you like it.  I used the PDDU cart for the covered wagon, and for the tag/label I used the Once upon a Princess cart.  I used brown chalk for most of the distressing.

They wanted me to do some little things to go on the tables with the centerpieces.  I used the covered wagon again only smaller and distressed it just like the invitation.

On a dessert table they wanted me to make their little annoucements "cute".   So this is what I came up with based on what they said.  The first one talks about homemade gingerbread cookies they used to make in pioneer times.  Once again I used the PDDU cart for the gingerbread, and distressed it. 

The other one talked about how the pioneer women cooked and baked bread.  I just had to make this cute little pioneer woman from, you guessed it, PDDU.  I thought she turned out so cute with her little mixing bowl and spoon.

The dinner was nice and the company was great.  It was nice to have a night with my husband, away from home. I'm sure many of you feel the same way sometimes.
Well, I will see you soon.  Thanks for visiting.


Sherrie K. said...

Love your project...looks like you put a lot of work into it. Very nice!!
Sherrie K.

diana creations said...

thats so cute love the wagon you did a good job

grammiej said...

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Unknown said...

Very clever project... love the wagon :) found you thru Momo... would love to have you stop by my blog...



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Year 2 said...

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Sandy O said...

Such adorable creations you have here. I am looking forward to seeing many more.

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