|i thought i had better show you my |
can you believe it is this sunday??
"time keeps on slippin, slippin, slippin,
into the future..."
|i added shades of blues and aquas to my already whit-ish room...|
i have been collecting and loving chenille blankets and crochet pieces for a long time,
and layered the room with these,
and sprinkled vintage treasures all around.....
|i brought in an old wash tub,|
from the porch, to use as a fun end table.
an old globe
(with just the right hues of blues)
a vintage tulip door stop.
|i constantly change my art work around|
(and try to use existing nails when possible, ahem,
sometimes this makes for interesting compositions)...
|this is one of my paintings from a series that i have been working on.|
this one is called
|i have been having fun using burlap and bits of lace affixed to my canvas's |
and pretty spring-like paint colors on top.
a more impressionistic style for me,
which i am really liking.
i'll share the other paintings in this series soon...
|i printed out some of my recent spring photos|
(on plain ol typing paper)
and taped them to the backs of the two frames made from molding.
|one of two garden trellis' brought in from the garden...|
garden fencing too, serves as a wainscoting.
|i was thrilled to find this blue toy jeep at the nashville flea!|
bunny seems to like it.
|i drive a jeep |
and love it!
|my makeshift chandy made from wind chimes hangs way down in the middle of the room,|
and tinkles ever so sweetly when i walk by.
|i hung a vintage print on the door knob of the old hutch,|
and set fluffy chics on top (sitting in front of one of my aqua beachy paintings).
|more touches of blues and aquas.|
| a chenille doll blankey, from my childhood|
(that means it is definitely vintage! gulp.)
| i borrowed some of my enamel ware pitchers from the kitchen,|
as the colors were perfect.
|a cute yellow bunny and more crochet.|
|a bluebird pillow that i made years ago.|
|cheeky candle chicks.|
|big kit-ten approves of the pillows.|
|i am sharing at these easter blog parties this week...|
debra at common ground
french country home.
have a truly
p.s. thanks so much for your thoughts on my new header! i love the idea of a collage, but am having a hard time settling on which pictures! i am fickle, yunno! so until then, i am using a shot i took looking out my kitchen window. i think it rather pretty.
i sure appreciate y'all!!