What to Make of this…A Valentine Kiss!

It is certainly true…”it’s not what is there, it’s what you see”.

This is what I saw.

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This is what was there.

How to Make a Wooden Valentine Kiss

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In all it’s 100+ year old chippy goodness.  Siding coming off an old farmhouse.  Lucky me, to be in the right spot at the right time.

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To the surprise of the workers I carried off several pieces.  I am sure they were thinking what in the world is this crazy woman doing?

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Well, they didn’t see what I saw.

All it took was a moment to measure,

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A few minutes to saw…

Making a wooden kiss a repurpose


Making a wooden kiss from chippy boards repurpose

A second or two to glue…

Making a wooden kiss from chippy boards a repurpose

And then what I saw & saw’ed was created.

Wooden kisses from chippy boards - a repurpose

One Valentine kiss for each side of the mantle.

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Here’s to seeing the beauty, possibility and wonder in all things,

xoxo  xo Kelly xo

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