Wildflowers on Hilltop and her owl scrap creations

Wildflowers on Hilltop and her owl scrap wood creations are featured here in this gallery by the very talented Millie Barnhart. She creates new owlets every week from her studio in Winston Salem, NC. I first met Millie at a Whimsical Women art show. I bought one of her burlap wreaths while admiring and wishing…

A Valentine bird house made from the Botanical Interests Seed Catalog

A Valentine bird house made from the Botanical Interests Seed Catalog illustrations is fitting for a gift to someone special for the day of love. I save my catalogs and cut out shapes from the flowers. The scrollwork is wallpaper rub ons. I rub on the wallpaper but  decoupage the illustrations to the surface of…

Sewing Machine Gardening

Sewing machine gardening is what you do when digging in the dirt is not an option. While recuperating from my recent two year battle with Ramsay Hunt Syndrome, I’m focusing on home projects that don’t take as much energy. Today I laid out the material for this quilt. I will keep you posted on the…