Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Sweet

See that sweet baby?  She turned 16 today.
She is my fabulous niece, and she drew that picture from a favorite photo taken of us in 1997.  She gave it to me for my birthday last year and it hangs in my studio where I can see it every day.
I could go on and on about how smart-talented-beautiful-funky-cool-awesome she is, but she reads this blog and I wouldn't want it to go to her head.

She's a big Dr. Who fan, so for her birthday I made her this Tardis phone charging station (from this pattern and tutorial at Craftzine.com)
Isn't that awesome? I absolutely LOVE geek crafts.
I packed it inside this box - collaged with my hand painted papers.
 She's coming to my house in Massachusetts from her house in Virginia just 10 short days from now!
I looooove being this girl's Auntie.

Happy Sweet Sixteen, Lu!


7 comments:

  1. Anyone who is a Dr. Who fan I am a fan of too. What a great tardis rendition but where is K-9. My fave Dr. Who was Ian Baker, but she may not remember him, he was one of the older ones. Glad she is coming for a visit. There will be major mess making in your studio and some cool fun coming from there. xox Corrine

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  2. wow, she did an amazing job on that picture, and your so talented, it runs in the family, I love what you did for her birthday so clever you are

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  3. What a great gift. And you two look incredibly alike! (both lovely)

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  4. She can draw like that and is a Dr. Who fan?! She's perfect! Fabulous Tardis by the way! I hope my kids have as wonderful a relationship with their aunts as she has with you! Enjoy her visit!

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  5. What a lovely pair you make....and what a talented duo, as well!
    It makes me hope that my relationship with my daughter is this special when she is a teen :D

    Geek crafts rule!

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  6. Wow!!! So much talent in just one family!!

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