~ our ~

Needlework Shop
is located at
3530 Tye River Road
Amherst, VA 24521
ph. 434-263-6508
email ~ Notforgottenfarmwitch@gmail.com

Our Farm Shop is currently
CLOSED for Renovations!
Etsy shop is always open


~ Please visit our ETSY Shop for our unique patterns, supplies and wooden items
specifically designed for rug hooking, punch needle, applique, embroidery and cross stitch ~

the photos below are just a few examples of what we offer in our Etsy shop ~ kindly click on any photo below to visit and see more ~

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Early Work Mercantile & the Ole Time Christmas Show

Hello Friends & Folk!
I have been working on some new items for the December 1st

I will be offering hand drawn & colored, Fraktur-inspired tokens ~
framed under glass in my hand painted frames and done on my own hand-parched papers...

I get a lot of my inspiration from old children's books so I pulled out a few here...
I love how they look, feel & smell ~ the papers are so fragile & the illustrations so very quaint.

my color palette is reflecting a simple winter & holiday theme,
holly berry red
mistletoe green
north star gold...
faded, muted...beautiful mixed with the black ink from my pens...

watch for my online update later this evening.
If you will be in the Fishersville, Staunton, Waynesboro Virginia area
Friday evening (December 2nd) 6 - 8:00 OR
Saturday (December 3rd) 9 - 3:00
Stop in at the Fishersville Expo Center for the Ole' Time Christmas Show!
Donna Smith from Southern Star Antiques puts on a great show and I'll be there with my handmaids, needlework supplies & patterns...some small antiques too...
it's a great show to put you in the mood & spirit of the Holiday!!

hope to see some of you soon ~
blessings from the farm,


Lurena Sheary Williamson said...

Hi Lori!
Looks like you have mastered your Mac already! I really enjoyed seeing you again in your FABULOUS! Shop. I posted a little ditty about it last night on my blog. Have a great show this Fri./Sat.

susiedele said...

I love the old children's books, too. The pictures are always so sweet. Can't wait to see what you're offering tomorrow. Your ideas are always so unique and inspiring.

cucki said...

i love the old children books too...i am truly a old soul..
have a wonderful show.
hugs cucki xx

TheCrankyCrow said...

Hope to be able to pop in for a peek - although I'm always too, too, late... Old children's books (and even some not so old) are counted among some of my favorite things as well....Smiles & Hugs ~ Robin (Love your new background...)

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