Ora et labora
~St. Benedict

Thursday, September 13, 2012

Tree construction

Spring forth creativity from brown craft paper, plastic grocery bags, and packing bubbles! Hey, why not construct or shall I say "grow" a tree indoors? Let us make it floor to ceiling too.


Crumple with artistic ferocity.
 
 
 
 
 Staple happy and forming a grand tree trunk.
 
 
 
 
 
Not bad for a child who does not like heights very much...now start stuffing until you can not stuff anymore!
 
 
 
 
Branch making 101: do the twist!
 
 
 

Our lovely Giving Tree before leaves.



8 comments:

  1. O my gosh...I am so happy to have found your blog from you commenting on my blog!

    The name of the blog is so clever and I am entranced by your gifted writing style! And this...this giving tree!! WoW! Can I pin it to pinterest? So cool. Can't wait to read more.

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  2. Hi Allison, so pleased you stopped by. Thank you for your very kind words! People should definitely stop by your lovely blog: http://totustuusfamily.blogspot.com/

    And yes, please pin what you like. :)

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  3. This is super cool....if only we had a big enough house!

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  4. Thank you Jennifer. And believe it or not, the room we have the tree in is super small.

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  5. Thank you Jessica. Our room is going through another transformation & in disarray, but the tree is still there.

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