We love to create our own gifts and try to do something new each year so this year Emmy has made a special mug for Daddy at school.
A few weeks ago Emmy came home with a picture she had painted at school - cars. There was a form to fill in asking if we wanted to have her art work turned into a Father's Day mug so we ticked the boxes, sent in her money and awaited it to arrive.
Here is her special mug for Daddy:
For Grandad (Paul's Dad) I made him a special crossword style picture.
For this I brought a few packs of scrabble letters on eBay and a 3d frame also from eBay (they are cheaper in Ikea or even the Range however I had no car so this was my only option at the time).
I arranged the letters so they spelt out the names:
Rascal (the dogs names) in the style of a crossword.
Once I had worked out the spacing of the letters and words I super glued into place and here is our finished art work.
This is the draft of the one I will be making for ourselves once I buy a new frame: