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Thursday, December 17, 2009

{ in progress }

here's what I've been working on:

it's a rug that will be my 'sign' that will hang when I'm vending at shows...


I hooked up our farmhouse, then added a black walnut tree
and the words 'notforgotten farm'
and hooked a 'wavy' ground...the background will be blacks
(antique black-greens, brown-blacks, etc.)

it measures approx. 26" x 26" and I will mount it on an old breadboard that I have...
i think it will look pretty cool...


~ Also ~
I was commissioned to hook this chairpad for Connie:


I hooked a brown background with cream 'slip' lettering...
i have to bind it yet...
It is approx. 12" round...
I LOVE the colors...
...they're very early looking
I have to go to the post office today, so will try to get this finished & sent out,
along with gifts heading up to CT & down to TN....
Hoping your day is filled with warm cookies & coco, some furry friends and wool!
Blessed be~
Lori

12 comments:

Jeanne said...

Wow !!! that is an absolutely beautiful "sign" rug. Wish I knew how to hook.... Its just lovely.

NMK said...

What a Neat idea....a hooked sign mounted on a bread board !!!! Also your chair pad is Great too !!! What a special gift !!!!

sewprimitive karen said...

Both are just beautiful. What a good idea for your booth display.

Sherry said...

Lori they are both amazing!! wow what a talent you have my friend!
Blessed holiday season to you and yours

Catherine said...

They are both fantastic! You are so talented.

Gayle said...

What a delightful sign rug - seeing it would definitely pull me into your booth!

primitivebettys said...

Both are truly wonderful! :)

Jackie said...

What a cool idea! It's lovely!

Pumpkin Patch Quilter said...

Wow, I really want to try this some day! I love looking at these...so beautiful! ;)

jleibfried said...

love your sign rug - should incourage others to try the art.

janeu729 said...

I love both your pieces. The farmhouse looks just right!!
Have fun in the snow. What will Pinocchio and Daisy think of it?

prashant said...

What a good idea for your booth display.

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