Thursday, August 17, 2017

For you Marge

Dryer vent hose pumpkin $8 for the 10" and $6 for the 8" across
I'm painting them like this one, copper, off white, and maybe silver, maybe some glitter
Each pumpkin has a branch stem. I don't have any more cinnamon sticks.

These are little copper scrubbies that are made into pumpkins
$4.00 each

The canning ring are made into pumpkins. They have a branch stem in the center
and some type of leaf. Haven't made them all yet.
You can see the only two canning rings that I have in orange, one light and one dark.

This is one from last year with just a branch and the rings has been distressed to look country/rustic

Monday, August 7, 2017

Autumn Salt Shaker Button Flower Bouquets & Do-It-Yourself Kits

All of the buttons are wired and free standing. The glass salt shakers are filled with various ingredients such as salt, salt & glitter combo and popcorn. Each shaker is accessorized with a matching ribbon and an ornament that is glued to the front of the bottle.

I offer Do-It-Yourself Kits for those of you whose shaker/s will need to be shipped to you.
The kits will contain:
* A clear glass shaker
* 13 wired button flowers
* A ribbon (glued to the shaker)
* An ornament glued to the front of the shaker 
* A bag of salt (or another filler that you might request)

Photo #1: Autumn:
Orange/Black/White buttons. The shaker is filled with a salt/glitter combo and accented with an orange ribbon, a silver Autumn leaf and a clay pumpkin (also designed and crafted by me). There is a copper wire flower designed by my husband and accented with black & orange buttons). 

Photo #2: Red Apples: 
The shaker is filled with Red and White buttons, also accented with a red ribbon, a copper wire flower (designed by my husband) and accented with red & white buttons. An apple button has been glued to the front of the shaker. 

Photo #3: Rustic Summer Flavors:
 The shaker is filled with wired buttons of Green tones and accented with a bright yellow polka dot ribbon, a rusty star and an olive-toned flat button has been glued to the front of the shaker.

Photo #4: Snowflakes:
The shaker is filled with wired buttons consisting of white/creme/carmel tones, a wooden flower and a wooden smiley face. There is also a rustic metal tree (I almost said "evergreen") and a copper wire flower designed by my husband that is accented with a one-of-a-kind snowflake. Another snowflake has been glued to the front of the glass shaker. The filler for this shaker is popcorn. 

Photo #5: Gingerbread
The shaker is filled with wired buttons consisting of brown tones
and a wood slice.  I tied a knot with jute and glued a gingerbread girl onto the shaker.
The filler for this shaker is salt. 

Photo #6: Pastels
This shaker is filled with wired buttons of blue, pink, green, peach and yellow pastels.
A blue satin ribbon has been tied around the neck of the shaker and 
three pastel flowers have been glued to the front.
A silver metal star has been inserted into the center of the shaker
and the filler is salt. 

Photo #7: Rusty Tree

Twenty-two buttons have been used to make up the picks with colors of soft brown tones and creme.
A rusty tree has also been added as well as a creme colored satin bowl
The shaker has been filled with salt and
a two buttons have been glued to the front. 

If you purchase a Do-It-Yourself Kit, you will receive all supplies. You will just need to fill the shaker with the included salt or popcorn and add the buttons according to the photo I email or facebook to you (or you can create as you wish).

Completed bouquets are $10.00 
Do-It-Yourself Kits are priced at $9.00 plus postage
Paypal is available

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Pumpkins Galore

Pumpkins don't always have to be Orange

Mine became a family project.
My grandsons helped me pick the 
pinecones and sticks.
My husband cut the sticks to size.
And I took it from there.

Seasonal prints
Plain colors

There is also a variety of stems
Branch chunks
Vintage Thread Spools

Mini Pumpkins, approx. 3-3.5" high = $4.00 

Extra Small, approx. 4 = $5.00
Small approx. 5" = $6.00
Medium, approx. 6-7" = $7.00
Large, approx. 8" = $8.00

Postage will be added. Paypal ONLY.

No guarantee that all will be available.

Pom Pom Snowmen Ornaments

Pom Pom Snowmen

Each snowman stands about 4" tall
on a canning jar lid
Each one has it's own personality
Joshua has been sprinkled with cinnamon
and smells yummy. His brown top hat matches
his brownish snowman body!!

Ready to Ship
$5.00 each plus postage
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