Showing posts from June, 2013

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I'm back.

The gala season is in full swing. we have attended three so far, non this week end and then 4 more weeks after that. Here are a selection of pictures.

 These two photos are of the gazebo I decorated with the pop bottles I made into flowers and the ivy leaves and butterflies I made from milk bottles carton. They were painted with acrylic paint and then spray varnished to protect from bad weather.
So far we have had 1 glorious day and to cold days. I sprayed painted the rusty old gazebo poles green so that they would blend in with the float (afterwards it will go in our garden ready for our party in August. Tell you about that in another post) The next picture is L wearing her Prince Charming costume I made. I feel very proud that I actually made it. I also decorated the hat to match. You can click on any of the pictures to enlarge.

So far we have won a 2nd prize and a 1st prize for our float. Next gala is St Annes. Now that the Galas are on the way I have …