“If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced.” Vincent Van Gogh Creating some more rust this week using acrylic paint. I scored several large (circular) letters for just a $1.00 each at a recent sale. I knew right away, I wanted […]
“The Mountains Are Calling And I Must Go…” John MuirFollowing your heart and dreams can be a scary thing. We all have something good we desire to do or be. However, so many “what if’s” can come to mind and keep us stuck in one place (like we are in quicksand….or quick (very quick) drying […]
“For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord. And this shall be a sign unto you; Ye shall find the babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger. And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God, […]
Is it December? We have had beautiful weather in Virginia. I was able to work outside, clean off my porch, and add a few simple touches of Christmas! I’m talking very simple here!!! I added to the mix a green rusty bird feeder and rotors off my jeep. My husband changed the brake pads and […]
I love anything handmade. Snow globes are a favorite of mine around Christmas time…just something magical about them. They are perfect under a tree, for centerpiece/table displays, and to add a whimsy touch to a child’s room (any room!). Plus, they are soooooooooooo easy to make (with or without water).
I recently had the honor of decorating for a friend’s wedding. She had decided on beautiful jewel tone colors with a mix of flowers, white pumpkins and a hint of the sea. The proposal took place while taking a boat ride…discovering a message in a bottle…).
Hello All! Time definitely got away from me…so sorry for being out of touch. I started working on projects for the Vintage Lynchburg Holiday Sale and before I knew it, time had flown by. Thanks for hanging in there with me! 🙂 We had a great time at Vintage Lynchburg and met some wonderful families. […]