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Monday, October 20, 2014

The Grumpy Punkin!!

HOW FUN IS THIS!!!
I was the LUCKY winner of this grumpy punkin created by Denise of KKL Primitives!
(You all know photos do not do the real life piece justice!)
My teenage son took one look at it and said, "This looks just like you!"
Well, Yes it does when you have teens in the house!
Denise also sent this cute little punkin lolly!
Her work is exquisite!
You all know how much I love stitched creations because I really do not have any type of love affair with needle and thread.  
I am amazed at her attention to detail and all of the tiny stitches!
Denise was so generous in her giveaway!  She also sent a wonderful smelling candle and a beautiful note pad!
If you haven't had the chance to visit Denise at her blog or her Etsy shop you are missing out!!
Denise can be found here:
Thank You so much Denise!!
Wishing you all a wonderful week!
Enjoy,
Barb



Monday, October 13, 2014

Happy Thanksgiving to all my friends and family in Canada!
To all my US friends and family have a great Columbus Day!
Enjoy,
Barb

Thursday, October 2, 2014

It's beginning to Look Allot Like.........Barn Wood!!

I finally dug out the barn wood from the shed and went to town cutting it up.
Some of the pieces were very old slabs and very thick--still with bark on them. 
Should have taken a photo!
  I have been painting on all this fun textured wood.
 There is something about barn wood that gives any pattern a new character.
I can paint the same pattern on multiple piece of barn wood and they each look different and have their own personality! 
Some are finished, some I have to think about, some are just started.
Today will be a fun barn wood finish up day.
Next I will have to head to my folk home to go through my three stacks of barn wood.
Wonder if I will get over there before it snows?
Hope you are having a fun day!
Enjoy,
Barb

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Clearance Sale in my Shop!

My set up at the Simple Treasures Boutique Show.
It was a great show!
Lots of fun autumn items, it is always great to see what fun items are created by all the local talent.
 
The show is always decked out and so inviting.
I always forget my camera to take photos of the entrance of the show.
It is awesome.....try to remember next time.
 
It is hard to believe FALL is officially here!
So it is that time of year were I am seeing all of the year end clearance sales everywhere!
I have decided to do the same...so many things to paint so little room!
The sale is at my Etsy shop and I will be adding items daily to the clearance section.
If you are local drop me a line if you see something you would be interested in and lets make arrangements to meet.
Click HERE to take you to the section of my shop.
Hope you are all enjoying cooler weather and getting ready for the SCARIN' SEASON!!
Barb


Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Simple Treasures Fall Boutique


On my way to set up for this GREAT Show!!
At the Davis County Fair Ground in Farmington. 
West of Lagoon from I-15.
Hope to see you there.
Enjoy your day,
Barb

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Painting up a Storm!!

My next local show will be in Farmington at the Davis County Fairgrounds.
It is always a great show with so many talented folks who bring their wares.
Great time to do some holiday shopping too!
Click on the banner to go to Simple Treasures Facebook Page.

The Old Farmhouse Gathering Team on Etsy is getting ready to celebrate Autumn.
It will be great to see all the new items in everyone's shop!

This is some of what I have been up to.




Off to paint and finish up all the semi-finished projects for the show!
Enjoy your day,
Barb