As a educator-librarian, I see all kinds of kids everyday. If I could tell each of them one thing, it would be to "own" who you are. Being different is a blessing.
This card is made using "Spencer's Set" from The Project Bin. I also used the heart die from the "In My Heart" set. I threw in a little white gel pen to carry some of the white from the main heart to the rest of the page.
I really like this sentiment by Dr. Seuss. One of the things I tried to promote in the classroom was embracing one's self just as you are. (That, and "Go see the world; you can always return home!") Purple hair? Rock on! A fascination with centipedes? Just don't bring it near me! An undying regard for Disney movies. Let's play some trivia!
We all have different gifts; and that's what makes the world go 'round.