Thursday, November 5, 2009

I am a copy cat!

Have you seen these in the new Pottery Barn catalog?

Well my daughter has and loves them. So I have been looking, at all my local craft stores , for wood cut outs of a peace sign. No I had some foam board that we used for a recent project and it got me to thinking...

I printed out a couple of different sizes of peace signs. Using my pumpkin poker I poked the design into the foam board.

I then used a box knife to cut out the peace sign. Used a bit of sandpaper to smooth the edges. Spray painted both sides with silver spray paint. After that dried I sprayed on some adhesive and sprinkled my super fine silver glitter.

And walla!

Not perfect yet but after a few more I bet they will do.

Perfect for Hannah and her Christmas ornament exchange parties this year!

Hope over to Today's Creative Blog  and A Soft Place to Land for more great ideas!


  1. super cute! way to make your daughter happy! i found you from jane's site. :)

  2. What a great idea! Who would know foam core could look so great!

  3. yes! i noticed these and earmarked my pb catalogue to make these as well -- my tween and teen nieces will just love these! your's look great!

  4. Jane @ Finding FabulousNovember 8, 2009 at 4:03 PM

    Oh I love your peace sign decoration! It looks just like the one from Pottery Barn! My daughter loves peace signs too...I think they've really come back in style!

  5. Oh, my daughters would love these too. THanks for sharing how you did it. I'm having a giveaway this week if you'd like to stop by.

  6. What a great idea!


  7. Cool idea, love the pleased look on your daughter's face too!


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