How To Make Embossed Plant Tags: thank you!!!!!!!!

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How To Make Embossed Plant Tags

By Xeramtheum
August 13, 2013

Among the most frustrating things about gardening are the mystery plants remaining when their tags fade away from sun and rain. The fix is embossable tags, but the cost of buying them is prohibitive if you use a lot, as I do...

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crittergarden
Aug 13, 2013 4:24 AM CST
I've been experimenting with porcelain floor tiles and nail polish.....
This seems so mu ch better AND less expensive!!!
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Xeramtheum
Aug 13, 2013 6:40 AM CST
You're welcome!
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Samigal
Aug 13, 2013 7:22 PM CST
Instead of carboard pieces I suppose you could use slats from mini blinds also. Clever idea.
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Xeramtheum
Aug 13, 2013 8:00 PM CST
I don't think the slats would work because they probably are too hard to emboss and you wouldn't get a very deep impression.
"The Universe speaks in many languages, but only one voice. It speaks in the language of hope; It speaks in the language of trust; It speaks in the language of strength, and the language of compassion. It is the language of the heart and the language of the soul. But always, it is the same voice. It is the voice of our ancestors, speaking through us, And the voice of our inheritors, waiting to be born. It is the small, still voice that says: We are one. No matter the blood; No matter the skin; No matter the world; No matter the star; We are one. No matter the pain; No matter the darkness; No matter the loss; No matter the fear; We are one. Here, gathered together in common cause. we agree to recognize this singular truth, and this singular rule: That we must be kind to one another, because each voice enriches us and ennobles us, and each voice lost diminishes us. We are the voice of the Universe, the soul of creation, the fire that will light the way to a better future. We are one."

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canadanna
Aug 13, 2013 9:28 PM CST
Love your idea and instructions.Thanks!
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