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Tuesday, February 2, 2016

~ Back to the Drawing Board ~


The Winter in the Valley Show is only 3 days away ~
so that means I am in full create-mode!

aside from my needlework finishing,
I am also finishing up a few drawings on Peter's wooden items
such as coffers & sliding needle boxes ~


my work table

 I like to get up early and head straight to my studio
when the morning light is just coming in
and Iggy is still snoozing ;)




I will be taking a trip into town today too, 
and need to pick up a few more pencils & supplies.


"even a broken crayon can still color"

two almost-ready coffers you can see below…a few more in the works ~
they need the last stage of my age-ing on top of my drawings,
… then will be all set to be displayed & offered at the show.


spring things

then it's back to the sewing machine & my needle & thread….
I have been so happy hearing that you like my little Magpie from my last posting!

Some of you have inquired about him ~ he will be living here with us at the Farm,
since he is the very first I ever made {he holds my heart}
but more Calico Magpies will be coming ~

 I will be offering them in limited quantities on eBay soon :)

Hoping your day is filled with many small things that fill your heart!


~ Blessings from the Farm ~
 Lori

9 comments:

Nancy D. said...

Happy Groundhog Day…Imbolc…Candlemas!!! I see you've lit a torch of creativity for the day, Lori!

Mary Phillips said...

Love those calico Magpies Lori!!They look real, adorable!!So much detail:)

Janet said...

Happy February...... Spring is on the way :)

Janet said...

Happy February...... Spring is on the way :)

TheCrankyCrow said...

Hope your day was filled with creative bliss and success.... I love your drawings so... A match made in heaven...Peter's handiwork and yours together... What I wouldn't give to be able to be at a show like that.... Happy Groundhog Day.... Smiles & Hugs ~ Robin

acorn hollow said...

It looks and sounds like your days start off creatively.
cathy

Daniela said...

How lovely to see how you organize your work and how your creativity begin to 'work', thank you Lori for sharing these pictures of your cozy farm !
Sending love to you
with gratitude and esteem
Dany

Maggey and Jim said...

Ohh, yummy....

Jackie said...

Love your little boxes!

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