It was a cold, blustery, sometimes-raining, sometimes snowing kind of weekend, but that did not disturb my plans at all. I gathered up my craft stuff and got ready for fun this weekend.
My daughter-in-law Amy and I had a great time playing with paper, eating strawberries with chocolate wine and keeping warm by the fire. In the end, we had some beautiful valentines.
We made a mess, of course:
but it was fun to see what we could come up with:
I looked online and found many Victorian valentine images that we could copy and cut out to use on our cards, like these:
And since some people like colors other than red, pink and purple, we ventured into other shades too:
But mostly stuck with the traditional colors:
The supplies are still on the table, and I just might make a few more before I put them away. It's addictive!