Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Dumpster Thank You!

Weird title for a blog post huh? Well, our GENEROUS friend Ed donated a dumpster and the dump fee for the clean up day we had at CT Humane Society in Westport, CT on Saturday! Boy, did we get a lot done! Between chuckin' out broken things that have been laying around for years, to cleaning up the debris from the bad storm in March, to planting flowers and a veggie garden for the rabbits who are waiting for adoption - the dumpster came in VERY HANDY!

Below is a picture of "most" of the volunteers and one staff member who helped with clean up and planting. Three out of the four dogs pictured have also been adopted (YAH for Shadow, Corona and Lucky!) To show our appreciation, I printed out the picture and made it into a card.

I resized the picture to fit on an A2 card. Since the CT Humane colors are red/white/blue - I wanted to keep with that theme. I used a PTI sentiment, a MS scallop border punch and a few dog bone brads.
On the inside of the card, I punched out a border of paw prints and dog bones and used an Inkadinkado corner stamp.

I think Ed will appreciate the picture of us in and around the dumpster!! And Ed - if you come on to the blog..........THANK YOU!!!!!!!!!



Jacqueline (Scraps of Life) said...

What a fabulous way to show your gratitude to Ed! He will definitely appreciate the photo and that uber cute card you made for it! Love all the dog bones and paw prints!

jimlynn said...

Great idea making the picture into a card! Yall look like you had a wonderful day. I know it was alot of work, but well worth all the effort. How nice of Ed to donate the dumpster, etc.

Cheryl said...

What a fabulous card! I love your post that goes with it too.

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