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Just in time!

Posted by ninos (My Page) on
Mon, Dec 3, 07 at 11:45

Friday night i finally finished my advent calander that i made for my kids. Sorry no pics! Im not that computer savy yet. I used 24 altoid tins and i spray painted them red. I then stenciled in silver paint the numbers 1-24. I put magnets on the back but i didnt glue them on. After they open one they will turn it over. On the other side i stenciled a letter. So when all tins have been opened and turned over it will spell "Merry Christmas Emily Grace AJ." I have too many letters so 2 tins have 2 letters on them. Each day they will get a small treat inside to share such as a small bag of M&M's. The calander is on the refrigerator. They love it!


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RE: Just in time!

Sounds very pretty and clever! Iam sure your family is enjoying it, of course I love seeing the photos maybe soon hun!
Happy Crafting
oddie


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