UCCS is his college. Painted all of the matchbox. Gold and black are his school colors. I used a pounce brush to create the "world" and splashed drops of paints for the stars. Theme: He has the whole world beckoning for him. He just started Grad School. I love putting feet on the matchboxes. It makes them more "stately". (Can a matchbox be stately? Hmmm.)

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Comment by Nelson Failing on June 16, 2016 at 5:51am

Wonderful Cathey....adding those feet is a good touch....

Comment by Cathey E. DeRosa on June 16, 2016 at 8:29am

Thanks, Nelson. I knew you'd say something about them.

Comment by Bette-Jane Schnabel on June 17, 2016 at 6:22pm

Great idea and wonderful gift, Cathey!!

Comment by Cathey E. DeRosa on July 3, 2016 at 7:36pm

Just saw this, BJ. Sorry. Thanks for the kudos. My son loved it. He love's my minis!

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