Angie Cortes Designs

Friday, January 22, 2010

U Stole My Heart

TGIF!! I cannot wait for this week to be over. Somehow I have gotten my days and nights all turned around and I am hoping I can get my schedule back on track over the weekend!

Today, The Character Cafe is having a special Valentines release and as soon as I saw this adorable raccoon, I just had to use him! I am working on making these target mailboxes for all the kids in DD's class for their Valentine's Party. I normally wouldn't take on such a large project for so many kids but since this is her last year of elementary school and my last year as a room mom I wanted to do something really special.

I covered the mailbox with Love Bandit DP from Bo Bunny and then I colored Robbie Raccoon with PrismaColor markers and cut him out for the front of the mailbox. I used a white gel pen for the faux stitching around the edge. The sentiment on the flag is from the {ippity} Straight from the Heart set.

You will definitely want to check out the Feature Friday challenge at the Cafe Blog today. It is a 3D challenge and Lauren Meader is this weeks Guest Designer. The DT has come up with some amazing creations using her Cutesy Cover template.

Thanks for stopping by,


Crystal said...

AWWW Angie he turned out just tooooo cute, great little project for the kiddos..they will love these!!!!!

Kendra said...

OMG... to darned cute Angie! I love it and I'm sure the kids will too. It's so sweet to do this as a special treat for her last year & the boxes are fabulous :)

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

Sooooooooo cute Angie!! Very clever! Hope you have a wonderful weekend and can get things back in order!!

Jenn said...

This is adorable! What a great idea.

Sara said...

Oh my gosh, this is tooo stinkin cute!!!

Heather Schlatter said...


This mail box is so super adorable it is tooo cute for words!!! I love the paper you used and I love the image too!!! Wonderful job this week on your FF project!!!


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