In the "Pink" Garden Sign

October 8th, 2008 in member junk     
georgiamoon Georgia Terrell, contributor
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Pink Headboard blooms in any garden.
Any space can become a garden!
Pink Headboard blooms in any garden.

Pink Headboard blooms in any garden.


I took an old headboard and painted it a vibrant pink to make a bold statement. I used dark green vinyl letters to spell out "Garden". I was inspired to do this project for all the women that cultivate hope for a cure and for all that have grown and bloomed with the help of this wonderful organization.


Pattern or design used: Make it Pink Challenge
posted in: member junk, vintage, wood, cottage, country, garden, outdoor spaces, letters, pink

Comments (18)

LloydsLandingofSears writes: LOVE the size of this sign! Most "Garden" signs are pretty small in comparison...I love the scale. It makes me want to upscale other things to go with one if I make one for one of my garden spaces. Anyone got some ideas to go with it? ~Mary~ Posted: 9:27 pm on April 25th
eliz2nd writes: WOW how perfect this is! Posted: 9:20 pm on February 24th
hairitage writes: I loved this! I am always looking for new ideas for old headboards. Thanks for sharing!!! Posted: 6:21 pm on October 19th
kopykatkim writes: I also am a survivor of the big "C". Was never a pink person, but @ least for one month of the year I don all the pink I can. Thank you for all your wonderful junkitems and insperation. Truly all women are blessed to be a part of this site and for the love of JUNK! You are inspiring!!!! Posted: 6:41 pm on October 18th
italianpeasant writes: geo, having survived the BIG "C", i was never a fan of pink, but now since it means survival,i have embraced the color & grunged it up a bit :) gio Posted: 7:54 pm on October 11th
georgiamoon writes: Thanks to everyone for your kind words. I think that all of us can make a difference in this world, even in small ways. I luckily have not had a family member with this particular disease but a lot of people I call family have unfortunately had to live through this pain...so for a while I may be painting everything "PINK". It is so motivating to be creative when you know that it will help the cause. So y'all get out the pink spray paint and go to town!!! Love to all, Georgia Posted: 1:30 pm on October 9th
Junk_Sophisticate writes: Gorgeous garden piece! The pink is such a pretty shade too.

Candy Posted: 1:03 pm on October 9th
KimberlyMelamed writes: Georgia,

You are always an inspiration! Thank you for such a beautiful and meaningful project and post. I love the sentiment and know how genuine it is from you.

Thank you,
Kimberly


Posted: 10:31 am on October 9th
suewhitney writes: Geo,

You are a dear. This is wonderful, I love it. Thanks so much for your love and inspiration to all women!

Hugs,
Sue Posted: 8:39 am on October 9th
junkin4fun writes: Georgia, what a wonderful way to use pink. Hopefully one day God will help us find a cure for such a horible disease.


Robin Posted: 6:48 am on October 9th
MimiToria writes: Wow are you ever clever Geo. I love what you've done with the headboard with turning it into a Pink sign. Great project once again. Thanks!
Gretchen Posted: 10:30 pm on October 8th
csudderth writes: This is so awesome Geo. It is so pretty and makes such a statement of hope.
Christy Posted: 8:44 pm on October 8th
CottageElements writes: Geo, aren't those vinyl letters great! Looks great on the headboard. Love the little blue chair, too. Thanks again!

Lani Posted: 8:33 pm on October 8th
shabbychick writes: Georgia,

What a great shade of pink for your garden sign, and wonderful thoughts to go with it!

Kathy Posted: 8:28 pm on October 8th
LuAnn writes: WOW-you've done the "pink" proud. Loved your garden area!

LuAnn Posted: 7:20 pm on October 8th
WhisperWood Cottage writes: Nice! Inspiring as always! Posted: 7:12 pm on October 8th
Countryinthecity writes: This is very pretty. Thanks for sharing!
Sue Posted: 6:54 pm on October 8th
junkinhart writes: Geo, that is just wonderful.......great inspiration behind the meaning!

Cindy Posted: 6:53 pm on October 8th
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