Shabby Chic Art

Welcome everyone.  I have been very busy with my art and design projects this summer. It’s a good thing that I have this to fill my time because I have been chopping at the bit to repaint some furniture and ready Shabby Lane Cottage for Fall.  I told myself that I had to wait a few weeks. It’s just still too hot outside and I don’t want people in my neighborhood to think I am crazy when I start hanging Fall wreaths on the front door! Alas, I have beautiful neighbors! Hi Susan and Kim! They know I can be little crazy at times.

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Romantic Pillows

Romantic Farmhouse Pillows are what I have been working on as of late. When I have my sewing machine set up I sew as much as I can.  I have had so much fun designing original pillows for my Romantic Farmhouse design. Out of vintage fabric. I have found a lovely, shabby, scrunchy, rumpled, ribbon that I just can’t put down. Continue reading

Shopping Etsy

I have had some great experiences shopping Etsy’s Independent Shops and have made some beautiful relationships with their owners.  I have shared in the past some of the shops that I enjoy and today I want to share with you a few more shops that I love.

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Vintage Meat Safe

I was at my shop one day and discovered this amazing vintage meat safe. It really was a mess and the shelves were missing as well as the bottom had rotted and  been replaced with press wood. Continue reading

ReCreating

I am really enjoying the fact that my creative gift has a huge outlet. I can choose any item that I want at Lost and Found Thrift  and repurpose it. I give a special thank you to Cheryl and Rex for this amazing opportunity.  Continue reading

Christmas Art

I have been doing a lot of crafting lately. Have you ever thought about doing Christmas art? Continue reading