Friday, September 21, 2012

Jar Ring Pumpkin

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Someone posted a picture a while back of a pumpkin made out of canning jar rings. I really like it so I thought I would try and make one. The hard part is coming up with the jar rings. A friend gave me these. She asked me if I was going to paint it orange or white but I told her I liked it just the way it was. I’m guessing she probably thinks I’m a little crazy as she doesn’t have the same appreciation for old rusty things like I do! Oh well, she’s probably already figured out I’m a little crazy by now anyway!

Mindy

Monday, September 17, 2012

A Touch of Fall

Decided I would put some fall things out.  As I’ve said before I  just love fall and all the colors.  Here is an awesome pumpkin made by friend Linda Cochran from Sweet Annies.   You can click on the pictures to enlarge them.

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and my pumpkin gal sitting in her chair made by Paula from Red Door Primitives.

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 Here is Mud E. Bear made by Pamela at Our Pioneer Homestead.  I had to laugh at his shadow, it looks like Mickey Mouse with a very skinny neck!

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 Mona from My Old Crow Primitives made the tomato on the left by the crow. I made the little pillow with the crow on it a long time ago.

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That’s all I have out for now, maybe something else will sneak in before it’s all said and done.

I’ve still been spraying my Glade Maple Pumpkin around everywhere! I went and bought me some more, gotta keep stocked up!

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Mindy

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

The Butternut House

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I guess there was an Old Homes Tour in Lexington, Missouri  September 8th & 9th and  “The Butternut House” which is home to Maggie Bonanomi, was on the tour.  That would have been so much fun!  I love home tours!

“Judyquilts” left me a comment that she was able to take the tour, Judy, if your reading this….I’m so envious!  I have always loved the pictures of Maggie’s home beginning with her 1st book and I bet it’s really beautiful to see it in person!

Mindy

Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Pumpkin of A Sale…

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Found this cute pumpkin gal 75% off, couldn’t resist.  She said she would help me decorate, how could I argue with that?!

Mindy