Readers may remember the project my nephew Andy asked me to make for him to give to his girlfriend Kaylie, called Love by the Moon. Well, another beloved nephew, Peter, made the same request, for a wall hanging for him to give to his girlfriend for Christmas.
What an honor and a pleasure! Pete had a quotation he wanted to include, and the rest was up to me.
Just like little girls and boys
Playing with their little toys.
Seems like all we really were doing
Was waiting for love.
from "Real Love" by the Beatles
It was the "little girls and boys" that gave me my direction...
Here is the back:
I used flowers from my friends at M and S Schmalberg, and some appliques from Tinsel Trading, treasure from my recent trip to New York. The trim is from an Indian merchant on Ebay...
She was very pleased with her gift, Pete says....and his Aunt Allie was thrilled to be a small accomplice in support of this real love.....