Saturday, February 28, 2009

This framed Serenity Prayer combines two challenges. The first is Julia's Ways to Use it Frugal Finds(WT207). I purchase several sets these hanging frames a few years ago at the Target dollar spot. Except I think they were $2.50 a set. I have not done a lot with them. As I was going through the Room Service Home website, I came across this desk set. Immediately, I was drawn toward the dry erase hanging in the background and I remembered my frames. A frugal find is only a frugal find if it is used, otherwise it is wasted money. So, I am finally using my frames!!!


I thought the frame would look wonderful with tomorrow's Our Daily Bread Designs Serenity Prayer release. Thanks, Stef for great inspiration, and thanks to Julia for an awesome frugal finds challenge.


I embossed the prayer on textured cream cardstock using versa mark and black ep. I love the elegant simplicity of just the embossed prayer with nothing else added. I chose not to do anything else to it except switch out the ribbon hanger to black gingham. What do you think? I think I will hang this one in my craft room. It is a great gift idea whether it is a prayer or a scripture.


STAMPS Our Daily Bread Designs Serenity Prayer

INK Versa Mark

PAPER The Paper Company's cream white

ACCESSORIES black 5/8" gingham, black squared frame, black ep

6 comments:

  1. Great idea framing this Betty. Its a beauty.

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  2. Wonderful Betty! Elegant but simple!

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  3. A lovely sentiment and a great framed elegance.

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  4. How fun Betty!! Love your frame and your gingham ribbon for the hanger!!

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  5. Sooo beautiful, Betty....I love the idea of framing the sentiment...gorgeous with the ribbon hanger!!! Thanks for the inspiration...I have lots of old frames in storage. Now I know what to do with them!!!

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