Saturday, May 31, 2008

Tall Red Chicken

Well I think the month of June I am going to try to put items red white or blue on my blog. Starting with that great bar of soap and this chicken. I love this Chicken!

Friday, May 30, 2008

Handpainted Americana Flag Soap

This is one talented lady that paints this soap! I love her work and when I had my shop I bought so much of it and I couldn't keep it in stock! Wait until you see her Santa at Christmas!

Another good Quote

Do just once what others say you can't do, and you will never pay attention to their limitations again.

Wednesday, May 28, 2008

I've been Tagged

I've been tagged by Annette of Huckleberry Arts. Here's what I have to do:
Tag the ABCs about you. Each player then tags 3 people and posts their names, then goes to their blogs and leaves them a comment, letting them know that they have been tagged and asking them to read your blog.

A -Attached or single: Attached

B- Best Friend: My Husband

D-Day: Wednesday is my Favorite his day off

E- Essential Item: My Computer

F- Favorite Color: Teal blue, black and white cant make up my mind LOL

G-Gummi Bears or Worms: Gummi Bears stick in your teeth for a snack later too LOL

H-Home town: Monterey California where my real life started with my Husband

I- Indulgences: Chocolate and coffee

J- January or July?:....Hello... July, the suns out!

K-Kids:.... 2 a boy and a girl

L-Life is incomplete without: Family

M- Marriage Date: Dec 18

N- Number of Siblings: A Brother and a Sister and I am the youngest

O- Oranges or Apples: Orange Juice YUM!

P- Phobias or Fears: Big Snakes like Anaconda's

Q- Quote: Just do it! In 100 years no one will remember anyway!

R- Reason To Smile: Grandkids

S- Season: Fall and the harvest

T- Tag Three:

Helena of Snowpond primitives...You can find her link down in the list on the right

Candace of Howling Moon Designs...You can find her link down in the list on the right

Sandra of Babycakes Doodles and Designs...You can find her link down in the list on the right

U- Unknown fact about me: Nickname given to me from brother Wigglesome

V- Vegetarian or Oppressor of Animals: Vegetarian to a point! No meat

W- Worst Habit: Sunflower seeds

Y-Your favorite food: carbs is that a food LOL

Z: Zodiac Sign: Aquarius

Sunday, May 25, 2008

My First Etsy Treasury

I did it, I did it! But only with the help of Annette. Please check out my first etsy treasury and look at all the artists and their wonderful creations! It was sooo much fun, but took me soooo long to do it! I am addicted now! Click on the link above and see what I created. There is one that Annette of Huckleberry Arts did too and it has wonderful people and Me too... I'm on there! Check it out!

Friday, May 23, 2008

Something to think about

"Never look down on anybody unless you're helping him up."

Wednesday, May 21, 2008

Pouncer and Cornelius

Pouncer is typical of a cat don't you think? I made him from one of my patterns. If you like Cornelius, his prey, you can pick up the free downloadable pattern for him on my mini site on A Time for Primitives.

Monday, May 19, 2008

A quote for us all

"When you feel like giving up, remember why you held on for so long in the first place."
~ Unknown

The Lion and The Lamb Studio

Leann Banta was recently selected to be on the
2008 Early American Life Magazine's Directory. This fraktur (under glass) is a one of a kind original drawn by her, on watercolor paper of Laedy Waschington. That is how you would of spelled it back in those days. It is a real honor to have someone like Leann in the same magazine as I am.

Saturday, May 17, 2008

Humpty Sam

If this isn't a crack pun intended. I found this Sam handmade by Candace Navarette of Howling Moon Designs. This guy is great! His nose,eyes & mouth are clay and he sits well with his bent knees! Looks like a great item for any Americana Collector! Have to get one!

Friday, May 16, 2008

Oh Wow Look At My Bird I Won

I collect antique cordial glasses I have about 35 last count and look what found a home in one of them...isn't it a hoot? Thank you Helena of Snowpond Primitives for hand carving such a wonderful bird to nest in one of my glasses.

Thursday, May 15, 2008

Love this Quote

My advice to you is not

to inquire why or whither,
but just to enjoy your ice cream
while it’s on your plate.

-Thornton Wilder

Wednesday, May 14, 2008

Cat Chimes

Knowing how much I love cats can you believe I had to buy these for my yard? Look at the darling chimes and silverware hanging off of them. Just too cute and I cant wait to get them. I love chimes and we have so much wind here that they really sound wonderful. I have bought from Vickie before and she does a wonderful job of everything she makes.

Thursday, May 1, 2008

It's Agnes

Rollers and all by David H. Everett aka "Chicken Lips"! Isn't she a hoot? Well being a retired hairstylist I can definetly relate to this chick. I think David and his sense of humor is a fantastic artist. Check out my blog often for more of his Chicken Lips! You can find more like Agnes on A Time for Primitives website or Chicken
“It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.”

Erma Bombeck

In memory of Sheryl

In memory of Sheryl
and those who died on 9/11

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