Thursday, November 26, 2009

"Blessed By U" Starbucks Holder Mini Album

Wow, finally time to be able to post!

I met this young couple here in Richmond, B.C. and they have been such a blessing to me. Lane & Ronny both inspire me so much, I just love being around them. Well it was Ronny's birthday and I wanted to do something special for him, something from the heart; and so I decided to use several of the many Starbucks cup holders I've been saving to create a little booklet. They love Starbucks out here! I kept seeing all these cups and their holders being either recycled or trashed and decided it's time to get creative - ya! Because this little booklet was for a man who loves the Word of God" I used the "Beatitude" scripture verses from Matthew 5, and used colours and embellishments that would not be too glitzy but still give it some zing. Using garden twine for the binding finished it off nicely with a very earthy look. Happy Birthday Ronny!

I used Fancy Pants "All Fall" 8x8 paper pack, 1 sheet of "My Minds Eye" Tres Jolie paper; embellishments are from Fancy Pants, Making Memories, Kaiser and some random chipboard pieces. I hope you enjoy!


  1. Beautiful mini, he will love it! And thank you for the well wishes...Greg is doing much better!I am so thankful he is okay and we are all together safe and sound at home :)

  2. As usual, I love it! Your gift is incredible...especially your gift of encouragement!
    I hope that your blessings are continuing to flow abundantly...I love you Gail!
    Here is encouragement for you:
    "I know that whatever God does, it shall be forever. Nothing can be added to it, and nothing taken from it." -Ecclesiastes 3:14
    "But now, o Lord, you are our Father, we are the clay, and you our potter, and all we are the work of your hand. " -Isaiah 64:8

    I know the Lord is doing wondrous things through you and in you Gail. Keep on seeking Him. Your faithful devotion, is a beacon to all around you, revealing the love of the Lord.
    PS-Your lookin gorgeous! ;) Hope I can send your card soon. I set it aside & it had stuff stacked on it...then I forgot. Sorry. :( *hug* Enjoy the view for me! :)


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