I made a few alterations to the original pattern. I did not use the finishing edge, as I thought plain was better for a boy. I added the eyelet holes for the laces and made the soles white with a black pinstripe.
Creativity is from God the Father of our Lord Jesus!
"Then the LORD said to Moses, 'See, I have chosen Bezalel son of Uri, the son of Hur, of the tribe of Judah, and I have filled him with the Spirit of God, with skill, ability, and knowledge in all kinds of crafts---to make artistic designs for work in gold, silver, and bronze, to cut and set stones, to work in wood, and to engage in all kinds of craftmanship....Also I have given skill to all the craftsmen to make everything I have commanded you...'" Exodus 31:1-6
"Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, Who does not change like shifting shadows." James 1:17
What am I about?
Well, primarily, following hard after the Father, God Almighty, and His Son, Jesus with the help of the Holy Spirit.
Other than that, I am a happily married, homeschooling mother. I have 4 sons. Two in college. Two in 10th grade.
"Wouldn’t it make an astounding difference, not only in the quality of work we do, but also in our satisfaction, even our joy, if we recognized God’s gracious gift in every single task, from making a bed or bathing a baby to drawing a blueprint or selling a computer? If our children saw us doing “heartily as unto the Lord” all the work we do, they would learn true happiness." - Elisabeth Elliot
"I long to accomplish great and noble tasks, but it is my chief duty to accomplish humble tasks as though they were great and noble. The world is moved along, not only by the mighty shoves of it's heroes, but also by the aggregate of the tiny pushes of each honest worker." - Helen Keller