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Old 03-25-2012, 03:59 PM
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It is also great for getting dirt and sap off after gardening.........lol
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Old 03-25-2012, 06:13 PM
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Speaking of "legal", I keep eyeing the Bluebonnets that are popping up everywhere. Now there is an expensive state fine if you get caught

I tried the lavender. Got plenty of green but not so much of the purple and was thinking of adding some lavender colored chalk. I'm pretty sure the oils from the flowers would hold it to the paper. Will let ya'll know how it turns out.

I was also wondering how long the smell lasts on the paper!?! Wouldn't mind a lavender scented car freshener tag.
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Old 03-26-2012, 02:02 PM
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Here is a collage of pics from my lavender pressing. First a pic of the two types I have, the two pieces of paper I put the flowers between after pressing and a close up of the flowers partially colored in with pinkish purple chalk. That is the only color I added, the rest is mother nature. I love the feathery wisps on the stems:
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Old 03-26-2012, 03:03 PM
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The chalk work is like magic. I love it.
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Old 03-26-2012, 04:02 PM
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Stacy you did great!! Definitely going to have to try this technique now.
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