Creations, Ho Ho Holiday Pumpkins!

Wait! Don’t toss those pumpkins away! I know a lot of people start holiday decorating as soon as Thanksgiving is over, it’s out with the Fall and in with all things Merry! But don’t toss those Fall pumpkins, they can really be fun to transform! You can dress them up with ribbons and hats, paint … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Still Life with Oranges

Lately I have been doing a lot of holiday doodles and drawings so the other day I got out my acrylics and a canvas and spent a peaceful morning painting a still life of flowers with oranges This is my inspiration photo source A Sta-Wet Palette** is handy for keeping acrylics from drying out, it … Continue reading

Creations, Upcycled Gift Tins

Welcome to the monthly Creative Craft Blog Hop hosted by Andrea from Design Morsels! We have tons of ideas and inspirations for you today, you will want to visit all the links at the end of this post! I bet you have some of these lying around… metal tins that previously held cookies, nuts or … Continue reading

Holidays, Gift Ideas

Christmas, like everything else this year, is going to be different… and one of the differences is shopping Most of it will be done virtually, keeping safe yes, but, not nearly as much fun as the hustle and bustle, the ringing Salvation Army bells, and the stores decked out in lights and decorations… *Sigh* But … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Painting Pilgrims and Thanksgiving Vignettes

Today we’re going to paint some easy pilgrim people and other Thanksgiving things so you can make place cards, paint a platter, a pitcher or glasses, or whatever you can think of! This platter features a border of pilgrims, turkeys and pumpkins and I am going to show you how easy it is to recreate … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Happy Halloween and a Pitcher of Flowers

Happy Halloween, Day of the Dead, and All Saints Day! If you celebrate Halloween are you expecting Trick or Treaters? Trick or Treaters Have you carved pumpkins and hung spooky spider webs? Does your house look haunted and creepy? I was feeling especially Witchy the other day… When I feel Witchy, I paint flowers! Let’s … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Fall Dinner Party

Last weekend DD & NG had friends over for a dinner party The first in their new house! I was delighted when she asked me to help her with the table and immediately started collecting ideas DD is all about gray and white, so I knew she’d like white pumpkins The chandy above their dining … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Golden Pumpkins

We’re going to do something a little different today This is really more of a craft session, in honor of all of you that think you aren’t artistic, these are artistic crafts you can do! We are going to jazz up some pumpkins, both real and faux! I like to keep decor simple in November, … Continue reading

Creations, Fall Signs and Spoon Faces

Welcome to the Monthly Creative Craft Blog Hop Thank you Andrea of Design Morsels for hosting this great hop Are you ready for some incredible Fall and Holiday Inspirations? Great, because we have plenty for you!! All the links and craft sources can be found at the end of the post I decided to make … Continue reading

Home Decor, Pumpkin Centerpieces for Fall & Thanksgiving

My favorite part about Fall is “hands down” Pumpkins! I love to decorate with pumpkins inside and out, I love to draw them, paint them, and create with them from September to December! Today I am sharing favorite pumpkin centerpieces from the archives for Halloween and Thanksgiving inspiration Pumpkin Flower Tower Pumpkin Witch Birthday Pumpkin … Continue reading