Saturday, September 10, 2011

Found Two Cents and a Rock to Paint

I ran some errands this morning, first to the thrift store (half off day!) and found a penny as I got out of my car and was walking in. Yay! Then I drove to Dollar Tree (needed gift wrap, coffee filters, all that stuff that I see no sense paying more than a buck for) and found another penny  on the sidewalk right in front of the door. Yay! Yay!

I also found the little rock on the right in the photo. I've been doing some rock painting and thought he had a good roundness to him. We'll see what I come up with. Here's a link to my Rock Painting -- How to Paint Rocks article. So far, I've painted the ladybug who's eyeing those pennies, a cat, and a snake. I need lots more practice. Have you ever painted on rocks?

Let us know if you've found any money lately.

This Found Money FACTS:
Denomination: 2 pennies
Year: 19994, 2006
U.S. Mint:  both D
Condition: tarnished, one with some green
How much found money to date: $2.06 in 2011


  1. Thanks, Mandy! I'm having fun painting these rocks. I think the ladybug is the best one so far. That must mean I'm going downhill since it was my first one!


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