There is a reason why I have been avoiding joining Pintrest. Because for a crafter like me, it is like quick sand. You get sucked in and you just can't get out. Here is a prime example:
My friend, Brittany, wanted to show me Pintrest and how great it is. While showing me the things that she had pinned, this little beauty came up:
Within 5 minutes, this was happening:
Brittany is new to crafts, so I used this as a teachable moment to get her addicted to this passion of mine. Within minutes we had this:
The trees were ready for decorating. We picked out the palette below to add some purple to my office (a major color in my area) as well as a few fun pops of color:
Then we went to town using three different sizes of round foam brushes, adding more and more circles as we went:
Until we got to this point:
Now they are framed (thanks to some super nice frames Mom's old work was going to toss) and ready to be hung in my new office!