I love Thanksgiving. I’ve been thinking of something to do around the house to stir up feelings of gratitude and praise. I tried a drawing on our dry erase cabinets, and it was an epic fail. I sort of fell into making this “Give Thanks” Sign from Upcycled Landscape Edging- with the perfect amount of “rusty patina”.
I finally got around to it when I was tearing down our Fall decor that was looking a bit ratty this week. I’ve been a little hesitant to dig out the tufts, because I wasn’t sure how terrible some round dirt spots would look in the yard. Actually, the real reason is that we have a snake friend that’s living in the right one………………………………….. I didn’t want to destroy his habitat
I finally got brave and pulled up the edging, pulled out the ugly plants, and weeded a bit. It doesn’t look so bad after all and I didn’t have a snake sighting. Phew.
What I had left were some cool rusty edging circles, that I decided to make a project out of. Continue reading