I’m back at it…Christmas ornaments. My sister-in-law introduced me to Altoids mints last year and I’ve been saving the tins because they’re so cute. Last week I primed them with white spray paint and started to create little holiday diorama … Continue reading
It won’t stop raining here today, so I turned my attention to Christmas sale projects. I got these canvas bags (really knapsacks) at a garage sale a few years ago and knew I wanted to do something with them. So, … Continue reading
Yes, even as spring peeks through the clouds here, I’m stuck on Christmas. This time, more Norwegian nisse. Unbelievably, I had everything I needed on hand to make these guys–large spools, mold-maker, sculpty clay, paints, cotton, the little mushrooms, etc. … Continue reading
My latest batch of linen and felt ornaments. They have a little stuffing in them for 3-D effect.
I’m at it again. At last December’s art sale, a woman asked me to make 6 shoe ornaments for this year’s sale. She wanted to buy them for her friends who shared her passion for shoes. So, here are the … Continue reading
OK, I’ve started in on Christmas ornaments again. I’ve had all this vintage lace hanging around for years so I decided to make some small lace Christmas trees!
Another take on Swedish Dala horses–this time in felt with dimensional paint decorations. I think I’m turning back to jewelry for a while now–have to build up my spring stock!
Yes, a hanging version with velvet hat and wool roving beard.
I’m loving how these turned out–just made 9 more, including some Victorian snow angels! They’re made of stuffed linen on felt.
These little brocade stockings would be great to tuck a small gift or money into for Christmas. They will be on sale next December!