Resolve to follow through with your New Year's resolutions! Posting them on an attractive note board will keep them fresh in your mind all year long.
•Mat board: 4 1/2 x 7-inch royal blue, 4 x 2-inch pale blue
•Pale blue card stock
•4-inch-square cork panel
•2 light blue eyelets and eyelet-setting tool
•5/8-inch-wide sheer metallic copper ribbon
•Gold paint pen
•1/8-inch hole punch
•Clear adhesive dots
•Double-sided adhesive tape
•Computer font (optional)
Use computer to generate, or hand-print, New Year's resolutions on pale blue card stock to fit within rectangles no larger than 1 1/2 x 1 inch; cut out. Adhere resolutions to cork using adhesive dots.
From pale blue mat board cut four 3/4-inch squares and one piece 3 1/4 x 1 inches. Adhere mat board pieces to corrugated cardboard using double-sided adhesive tape. Trim around mat board, leaving 1/16-inch borders on squares and 1/8-inch borders on rectangle. Using paint pen, write numerals for year on mat board squares and "resolutions" on rectangle.
Punch 1/8-inch holes through upper corners of royal blue mat board, 1/4 inch from edges. Set eyelets in holes. Thread ribbon through eyelets and knot for hanger.
Adhere year, "resolutions" and cork panel to royal blue mat board using double-sided adhesive tape.