~ our ~

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

Regular Farm Shop Hours:

Saturdays Only ~
10:00 - 4:00

Or Call/Email to make an appointment to visit us another day ~


~ 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 ~

Sunday, May 1, 2016

~ May Day ~

~ HAPPY MAY DAY!!!!! ~
~ Friends & Folk ~

I LOVE when my 'friends' come to visit with us here on the farm ~
look who showed up just yesterday alone:

a beautiful Scarlet Tanager-boy!

I just love to see him with his red jacket & black sleeves & tail ~
 all he needs is a dapper little top hat & walking stick!

a Lunar Moth ~
a strange but oh so beautiful creature that comes to our lamp posts occasionally...

he is perfect in every way 
and gently climbed onto my hand for a long while ~

 oh! hello!
{sweet face}

I tucked him down onto our iris' to rest, 
and when I came back to check on him he had flown off on a new adventure… 

 even the deer came for a visit around suppertime…
here they are {5 of them} outside our keeping room window ~

even Mizz Nancy came out for a visit!
hearer she is test-driving our new Floor Frame
{Peter's grin says it all}

Nancy gives our Standing Floor Frame a Thumbs Up ~ with hook in hand!
Thanks Nancy!
{yours will be ready soon Nancy-girl, along with your hook and cutter board}

and here are my offerings for May's
Early Work Mercantile

two naive samplers for you!

Hoping your Sunday is a peaceful & creative one,
~ filled with all kinds of Friends!

~ Blessings from the Farm ~


denise said...

Happy Sunday!!!!!

gracie said...

Wonderful walk in your yard...thank you...

Nancy D. said...

Oh, a glorious May Day at Notforgotten Farm! I cannot believe that beautiful bird…and I've never seen a Luna Moth in person (in moth?). My little grandson would go wild to see one! Hope the rest of your day is as gorgeous as it started!

Barbara said...

Hope you will consider doing the girl with bird in a cross stitch pattern1 Love her!!

elaine allerton said...

Thank you for another garden tour,,,, love seeing it,,, looks beautiful, ,,,
Love the birds,, and everything here is funally coming to life,,, yeah,,,
Thanks lori,,,

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