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2 in one day????

As promised, my fun art project is featured on Fun in Jerusalem!

Here is the tutorial again!

What you need:

coloured tissue paper (available in Jerusalem at craft stores, or Office Depot – I bought mine at Hakol Lapnai, on Pierre Koenig, for 14.90 NIS

water (open the faucet)

a paintbrush

white construction paper or poster board

What to do:

1.      Tear or cut shapes out of different coloured tissue paper.

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2.      Place a piece of tissue paper onto the white paper. With your paintbrush, carefully “paint” over the entire piece of tissue paper so that it sticks to the paper

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3.      Repeat until you are happy with your picture.

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4.      Leave to dry.

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5.      A few hours later, carefully remove all the tissue paper.

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And presto! A beautiful masterpiece! Hang up in a place of honor!

And that, my friends, is my beautiful 4 and a half year old… who insists that we make a half birthday cake for him and a half birthday cake for his 2.5 year old sister… half blue, half red…. bless his sweet soul…

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We are live, baby!!!!

I just moved my shop over to a new host, weebly.com. I am actually really excited! I did it all myself, and so far so good! Please visit, and tell me what you think?

In fact, if you come back and comment, I will give away a kokeshi doll of your choice! We are in fact celebrating 200 fans on my facebook page (some how its 199 this morning, but who cares??)!!!

So leave a comment, about the site, about whatever, you can even become a fan on facebook!

I can’t wait!!!!

Off to make coffee… MWAH!!!

Edited: We are at 202! hooray! leave a comment! I will be choosing a winner on Sunday, August 29! Edited again – postponing the giveaway until Sept 2… when life will return to a semblance of normalcy (whatever that is)

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