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Thursday, May 14, 2009

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Finalist: Watercolor Pencils, Watercolor Wonder Crayons, Stampin' Write Markers, Punches

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Project 1971: Making a Photo History of the Year You Were Born

Adopted from photo jojo

Sveinn Birkir has been collecting images from 1976 to make a visual anthology from the year he was born.

Isn't that awesome?

Wanna make your own Project 1976? Search Flickr or Google Image Search for your birth year and see what comes up.

Look for events that happened and things that came out that year (cars, products, albums, movies). Who was on the cover of Time or Rolling Stone? Who died or was born that year?

Sprinkle in some family photos and show off your time capsule! Start a photoblog, or print the photos and stick ‘em on the wall.

Better yet, do this for a pal (or your kid, if you’ve got one of those) and make it into a book for their birthday. Better even than cupcakes, amigo.

Think about doing a collection from your highschool or other growin up years! Can you say jelly shoes; SWATCH; Coca Cola shirts; white gloves and red jackets? How about a hanky belt, ah the good ol 80's

Top Notes Purse

Fellow SU demo, Gayla created this gorgeous purse using my favorite sizzix die "Top Notes". Isnt it adorable!?