Monday, April 29, 2013


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First show went well

My first show, although very small, went pretty well.  I met some very nice people and I sold a few of my items.  I am glad I did it....even on such short notice.  I hope to be in a high school show this Saturday May 4th in Glen Allen, Virginia.  I will keep you updated :)  

Thursday, April 25, 2013

A change in plans for this weekend.....

I found a larger show that had a few spaces left for this weekend so I am changing my location for this weekend.  I will now be at the Fredericksburg Fairgrounds on Saturday, April 27th from 9 to 4.

This is an event to benefit the Fair Museum

2400 Airport Ave.
Fredericksburg, VA 22401

Sunday, April 21, 2013

"an Old Friend"

4x12"  gallery edges "it takes a long time to grow an old friend"                              

From beginning to end....

I love looking back at the whole process.....

Getting ready for my first little show.....

....its going to be a very little thing but it will give me a good idea if all of these are as cute as I think they are.  So I will be at the corner of Minnieville Rd and Prince William Parkway  in Woodbridge, VA on April 27th form 8-12.

Here are a few things I have been working on:
6x6     $20.00

6x6    $20.00

6x6   $20.00

6x6   $20.00

6x6    $20.00

8x10   $ 24.00

8x10    $24.00


...finished "Birds on a Wire"

Take a moment to delight in the wonders of the world

This one is a bit larger than my usual sizes.  This canvas is 7x14" and is standard depth sides....although there are still sweet sayings and finished edges added all the way around.
Coming to the store soon....

Plant Sticks

A few new plant sticks.....such a cute addition to a house plant.  Also a great little thing to add to a plant as a gift.  $10.00

Sunday, April 7, 2013

2 New Items added to Store

Two sweet 6x6 gallery style canvas to add to my store today.  I like them both...They each have heartfelt sayings on the sides.  

6x6 Gallery Style Canvas
Please choose your canvas

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

"They Bloom......" - completed

 I finished another canvas last night.   This one a 6x6  gallery (wide sides) style canvas.  Handpainted sun and sweet flowers with one of my favorite song lyrics.  I love this lyric.  I, of course, also added very special sayings on the sides....including "its a wonderful world"   This one was just added to My Store.   Ready to hang or place on a shelf.      $ 20.00

  6x6 Gallery Style Canvas

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

"Where Flowers Bloom, so does Hope " in progress

I just love taking pictures of the whole process from beginning to end...well if I remember to snap a few before I get done.  Here is a new canvas step by step
Some layers are never seen, but I know that a sweet poem is under there...
 My favorite part of the canvas is the sayings and quotes I add to the sides....something sweet to make you smile:

And all done.....ready to be displayed and enjoyed

Wooden Plant Stake $10.00

So sweet sticking out of a potted plant....."Sunshine    please......."    and like all my other items, the sides are painted, embellished and have heartfelt sayings.

painted plant stake $10.00
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