Saturday, December 25, 2010

More cards i made

These are some cards i made useing cardstock,glitter foam,and stickers..





Friday, December 24, 2010

Christmas RAK from Cindy

I went to the post office this morning to check my mail....and i had a big box from Cindy....
I went home and opened up the box....and there was all kinds of snowman goodies inside.
There was a set of 3 towels with Mr and Mrs Snowman on them...2 drinking glasses,2 plates..
sorry to say one of the plates was broken...and a big mug...that i am sorry to say was also broken
in lots of little peices..also a Christmas card,a pic of Cindy,and 2 gingerbread cookies in pretty
cookie tin....and also an angel.....thank you Cindy very much for all the great snowman stuff.
Love and hugs...

Foam Bookmark

This is a bookmark that my daughter April and her friend made for me.Pretty. April is teaching her friend to make crafts.

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

First Card

My daughter Mary sent me the big cricut machine. And this is the very first card and confitti that i have made.The confitti is the same color as the 3 small apples on the card..dont know why the pic showed up white....love this machine...thanks Mary....love ya


Monday, December 13, 2010

Rainforest Afghan

This is block #1 of my Rainforest Afghan...there are 30 blocks in all..one down and 29 more to go..Hope to start block 2 this weekend..

Monday, December 6, 2010

Needle Book

I had fun makeing this Needle Book over the weekend...The first one i have made. It was easier than i thought it would be...lol....plan on makeing lots more.





Saturday, November 6, 2010

Tiny Broom

I got these cut tiny brooms at a dollar store. So decided to decorate a few for the fall and Thanksgiving decorations.They are soo cute.


Thursday, September 30, 2010

Orange and Black

This cute design is from Oak Haven Designs. I stitched it up today. A great little quick stitch.

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

72" Pineapple Round Tablecloth

I started crocheting this lovely table cloth about a month ago. And have been working on it off and on. I am to the half way mark.....woohoo.

Halloween Decorations

Here are some stuff i made for a Halloween Party this comeing saturday that hubby and i will be going to. Our landlady and her family have a HUGE party every year. So i thought i would make up a few items.Been in the "INVENTING" mood.....lolol


Thursday, September 16, 2010

Monopoly Board Finished


WooooHoooooo.......I finally finished my Monopoly Board this morning. The LAST STITCH was put in at 8:49AM.....woohoo.....lolol....doing a happy dance. Now all i need to do is wash it. Then
I need to get a chest made,have the board mounted on top under glass or something.
And have a drawer in the chest to keep the peices. And it will be ready for playing...

Friday, September 10, 2010

Pretty Gift




Last night hubby went to visit his mom. He came home with a big box.Half was wrapped in green wrapping paper,and the other half was wrapped in yellow wrapping paper...lol
So i unwrapped the box,and cut the tape that was sealing the box. Inside was some more green and yellow wrapping paper...lolol.
Finally i got to what was inside. It was this LOVELY QUILT. She made it for me.
OMG.....I was sooooo surprised.....i just love it.
What she did was take this lovely wild birds blanket and added batting and backing to make this lovely quilt.
I will treasure it always..

Thursday, September 2, 2010

RAK from Cindy


I received a lovely RAK in the mail today from my stitching friend Cindy.
I got this Initial Angel Pin,A Guardian Angel Bookmark, and a Harvest wall hanging.
Thank you Cindy.I love it all.
Big Hugs

Friday, August 27, 2010

Wooden Spoon Angel

This is pics of a cute little angel i made. I think they are adoreable...lol


Boot Scissors Holder


Yesterday in my RAK from Pamela, she included a boot scissors holder. Thats why she lost her scissors....she sent me her holder. Sure hope you find the scissors my dear friend.
Anyway, i used her holder to make myself one for my new Blue Stork scissors she sent me.
So this is a pic of the boot scissors holder that i made for myself. This is the first pair of "Shaped" scissors that i have. Thank you sooo much Pamela...I just love them. I think my Boot scissors holder turned out great...lol...

Thursday, August 26, 2010

RAKED today

Received a box of goodies today from my dear friend Pamela,(Queeny). I just love my blue stork scissors. And also all the great other goodies too. And the red footie socks with get put to good use. As my feet are ALWAYS cold...lol.....Thank you sooooo much my dear friend. I love you. Oh your silver stork scissors was not in my box. Hugs.





Wednesday, August 4, 2010

Pineapple Teardrop Bookmark


Another lovely crocheted bookmark.

Crocheted Butterfly Bookmark

This was a fun crocheted bookmark to do. Plan on makeing LOTS of these in ALL different colors...lol

Crocheted Pineapple Doily

This is a lovely pineapple doily i made. Its about 15" across. Love pineapples.

Monday, July 26, 2010

Crocketed Angel Bookmark

Here is a new item i am makeing to sell at the farmers market. An angel bookmark. I hope its going to be a good seller. I will be asking $3.00 each.
To much to do think????

Friday, July 16, 2010

Family Pic Birthday Card

Well as i couldnt find a birthday card that i liked.I decided to make my own. This pic was taken last year.And the short lady in the red dress sitting on the sofa is my mother-in-law.

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Family Pic Quilt

I finished sewing up the quilt this morning. I am soooo happy that its finished. This is for my mother-in-laws 90th birthday gift. There is going to be a Big Surprise Party for her on saturday the 17th of july. Its going to be lots of fun...lol

Monday, July 12, 2010

Purple Potatoes

We were given some Purple Potatoes seeds to plant. So hubby dug up a few and i boiled some for supper...They taste just like a white potatoe...Cant wait to make some mashed potatoes and potatoe salad with them...lol


Mums Blooming early

These are my mums in bloom already.They have been blooming for a month now.Dont know why they are blooming so early.

Saturday, June 5, 2010

Wiehenburg Sampler Contest Chart

This is the progress i have made on my contest sampler. I am stitching on 14 count white aida. Stitching with DMC 349, and DMC Precious Metal Effects E301.

I am putting red glass beeds on the wing tips of the butterflies. And green glass beeds in the center of the flowers.

This is a wonderful sampler.

Friday, June 4, 2010

Huge Green Peice of Natural Glass

Yesterday i was given this HUGE peice of pretty green natural glass. Now all i need to do is find a glass cutter to cut it up for me...lol

Thursday, June 3, 2010

More Natural Glass Pendents

Here are 3 more pendents that i made today. They are blues. I love walking around the yard and the fields across the road where i live. Never know what you will find!!!!!

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Pendent

This is a pendent i made with natural glass that i found on 1 of my walks.


Monday, May 24, 2010

Snowman Foot Stool

I was looking around the house today to find something to prop up my feet on. As i dont have a recliner or a foot stool. I found this wooden snowman. I took off the wire. Got 2 peices of wood from the landlady for legs. And i made my own foot stool. I have trouble with my feet and ankles swelling. I take a fluid pill, but that dont help much. I really love my new foot stool...lol... and it works great...lol

Friday, May 14, 2010

New Hair Cut Today

I went and got a new hair cut today. I am all ready for summer...lol


Nuts About Autumn

I did this little design "Nuts about autumn" by Waxing Moon Designs. This "little critter" gave me a hard time...lol...i had to rip him out 2 times....gggrrrrr. But i finally got him stitched. All that is missing are 2 small acorn buttons. Will get them and add later on.

Thursday, April 29, 2010

Sewing Chest

This is the sewing chest i got yesterday from my brother-in-law and his wife. This thing is HUGE....lol Now i just need stuff to fill it...lol


Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Small Family Pics Quilt

I am starting to make a family pics quilt for my mother-in-laws 90th surprise birthday party in July,2010. The baby pic is of my hubby.And the other is my mother-in-law in her younger years.She turned 90 in Jan of this year.But to cold to have a party outdoors.The 2 pics look better than these photos show.I have a lot of pics to choose from to make this quilt.Just hope that i dont leave anyone out.