Tuesday, November 24, 2009


Well did all my pie baking today and packed up for the trip to my sisters.. as her home is the halfway point for everyone to get together..so will have some 'Christmas goodies' for sale on Etsy when I get back on Monday... Colorful retro book and eat your desserts!

Hope all have a Safe and Happy Thanksgiving...

Friday, November 13, 2009

Jesus in the House

Guess who is standing in my kitchen?! I'm in the process of repairing and painting a large life size staute of Jesus for the Catholic Church in our town ..so here are the before pictures..

A few Thanksgiving cards to use..Got all my turkeys up will post pictures with my new camera[these are photos with my one one..sad I know]

Have some chalkware Turkey pins for sale on http://www.spookytimejingles.com

Jeez... I have been on the crazy train the past few days.. Thank you Dani & Kristen! Dani and Kristen from 'Spooky Times Jingles' have been helping me build my pages for the site..well there are a few kinks in my pages still ...but learning how to build pages..unfortunately, that left no time for my working on my papier mache and special projects...well,now back to work!

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Etsy Date Changed

Love ,love this suit for a nice fall day!!!

Hello, just a quick note....camera isn't here yet !!! So changed my Estsy store date and gave myself a 'extra' day.... hopefully to learn how to use!

Monday, November 2, 2009

Rainy Daze

Made up 2 pictures for 'my avatar' to go on 'SpookyTimes Jingles' http://www.spookytimesjingles.com/ this month [Nov. 13th] and trying to decide which to use...

This is one of my favorite postcards with Halloween and Thanksgiving back to back..2 of my favorite Holidays!! Another nice old postcard..

This is a glass plate with a nice old deer print...

Found these 2 very cool turkeys on 'Etsy' ...This tall turkey is a pattern and the shirt I think I gotta buy!

Old paper diecut..fabulous!

A pretty ..but wrinkled postcard for you..

Another lovely glass plate with vintage image..

It's been a wet Oct.... Halloween was gusty winds and rain...Hoping my camera will get here today!! Began working on Christmas and a few turkeys..joined Vivians 'Elf Swap' so should be fun..will take down all the Halloween decorations this week and pull out the Thanksgiving turkeys ...

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Ontonagon, Michigan, United States
Self-taught Artist and Collector of Stuff..grew up a city girl now a Happy Country Grandma! Been married 38 years to a loving Husband,we have the best Daughter & 2 sweet grandchildren..We have 2 fat Cats to keep me company, Rufus B. Wolf & Baby Girl! I have a weakness for vintage Rabbits, old holiday decorations, vintage photos and childrens books, old dolls and stuffed critters, primulas and hostas, old roses, transferware,teapots,old tins, barkcloth and toile,watching movies, staying up late, cozy flannel sheets,perfume.. Coffee or Tea with lots of Real Cream..All types of naughty carbs like pies, cakes and fancy pastries, savory breads.. and now digital scrapping and silver jewelry!