Category Archives: Pressed or dried flowers

From a little cottage…

…nestled in the mountains of Colorado, to the piedmont region of the Appalachians, came this sweet little petit point cross-stitched topiary! ZuZu, one of the sweet friends I’ve made through blogging, mailed this to me. It was a thank you gesture for having sent … Continue reading

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Free birdie images and we’re off to the beach….

How did it get to be so late, so soon? The calendar indicates that tomorrow we leave for the beach. You know what that means…a million little details to attend to before heading out. Well, a million little details if … Continue reading

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Pressing on…

The first time I saw the pressed version of these little guys I immediately thought to myself…Van Gogh! These are the inspiration for his suns! Oh, if only I could hunt down my teacher in high school who used to say I was too busy talking … Continue reading

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Lisa’s Art Challenge – “Outside the Box”

Ah-ha…now I know why she included the word "challenge"…. And a challenge it was on many different levels… The first challenge was getting out of Target without straying from my short, concise shopping list. Suffice it to say, I didn't pass … Continue reading

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