I can not believe that Teacher Appreciation Week is right around the corner! And this year I didn’t want to scramble for a last minute gift so I got started early. Since my daughter’s teacher loves owls, I decided to make her a cute board using some vinyl and one of my favorite crafting tools, my Silhouette!
And the best part is that you will be able to create this also!!! Why? Because I am GIVING AWAY A SILHOUETTE PORTRAIT!!!
Yup. You read that right. I am giving away a Silhouette today on my blog! (insert screaming crowds here 🙂 It’s a pretty exciting day around here!
If you’ve been wanting a Silhouette, or know someone who would love to win one, be sure to ENTER TO WIN! This giveaway doesn’t last long, it will end April 20th so hurry and enter to win! (at the bottom of the post)
Go to www.silhouetteamerica.com/april, use code: DESIGNING
Se, before we get to the giveaway, I can’t wait to show off what we created for my daughter’s teacher gift!
I picked up a 2″ x 10″ construction board the other day and knew it would be perfect for this project! I cut about 11″ of length off of my board and used it for this project.
Next I sanded and stained my board.
Then I found a cute owl shape from the Silhouette store and cut out my owl from varying colors of vinyl! I LOVE their turquoise vinyl!
I added a little saying to the top as well: “Thanks for making me WISER.” I thought that was fitting for the board 🙂
My daughter can’t wait to give this to her teacher!!
Now it’s time to enter to WIN a Silhouette!! Use the Rafflecopter entry form below and enter to win! Contest will end April 20, 2013, 11:59pm EST, and winner will be announced on April 21st. Winner must contact me within 24 hours or another winner will be chosen.