It's no surprise since hard work and striving are just what she does. Here she is running in the Pittsburgh Marathon.
So to commemorate her doctorate and her move to begin a new job, I made the below embellished wall art.
|We can do hard things|
I first saw this quote at my brother's house where it is on a plaque over the kitchen sink and serves as a daily reminder to his five children. How perfect. So it seemed even more perfect to mark such a terrific accomplishment.
I edited the picture on Photoshop using a technique from Linda Matthews who has a terrific web site called the Creative Cloth. After transferring to fabric using Artist Transfer Paper, I stitched it to a piece of cloth I had quilted, then added some ribbon embellishment, the beaded heart and cloth flower.