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My nephew and I made Gandalf today!

My nephew and I made Gandalf today!

Old 09-18-2011, 07:44 PM
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Wesley had a homework assignment to make a stuffed character from the novel he is reading. (Lord of the Rings). He came over today and we made Gandalf. I taught him to use the sewing machine for some straight seams, and he learned to stuff a doll. We had a lot of fun creating him! In the 3rd picture you can see Wesley's scar on the back of his hand. My brother, sis-in-law and 2 nephews were in a serious roll-over accident on Labor Day, and miraculously escaped with minor injuries. They were definitely protected.

Gandalf...I love how Wes drew his face

(excuse my pool styled hair!)
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Old 09-18-2011, 07:52 PM
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that is adorable and so is your GS.
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Y'all did a great job! Looks like you had a lot of fun.
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Glad you both spent time together......
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TOoo cute.... he looks so proud and you do too..
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Tell him GREAT JOB :thumbup: Thanks for sharing the pics- you both look so happy and proud ( as you should be :lol: )
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Great job! A nice project to do together.
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Great job! Also do you have a close up picture of your avatar? I love the cars quilt.

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How fun to teach your nephew to sew! Cute doll! Clever idea and turned out darling. Sew thankful your family came out of the accident with few injuries. He looks like a fun kid! Enjoy as they grow up sew quickly.
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