Tuesday, October 27, 2009

There's still thyme to keep on painting till the Folk Art Festival of New England

I think I will be still be painting on my way out the door
on Friday
in Marlboro

Here are 2 signs I finished last night




I really love how these came out
The peppermint sticks on the above sign
I  made from wood dowels
I painted the dowels barn red, stained them
tore coffee stained muslin into strips
and
wrapped it around them and glued
I added tiny eye screws to the top
so
I could wire them to the sign
I then sprayed them with adhesive glue
and
sprinkled with Diamond Dust

I just LOVE the sparkle of Diamond Dust
It not only make my pieces sparkle
but the floors on my house too.........

with all this painting going on ,
WHO has time for Cinderella chores?????

Happy Painting!
Lynn

9 comments:

  1. Love, love, love both these signs! Your hard work is evident in the care and attention to detail you put in them. Wishing you every success on Fri.
    Best wishes
    Christine

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  2. You do nice work. These two signs are just lovely. Enjoy your Folk Art Festival. I'm sure you'll do well ;-)

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  3. Gorgeous..love the way you made the candy canes. Wow, you will have a sparkling house without even cleaning, with all that diamond dust on the floors. What could be better?

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  4. Cute, I know you will do well at the
    show! I signed up to do Char's swap, so
    I better get to painting!

    Bear Hugs~Karen

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  5. Love your signs Lynn. I'm sure you'll sell lots of your wonderful creations at your show. Please try to remember to take pics of your booth if possible. I would love to see it :)

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  6. Good luck at the show this weekend. I hope to get there Sunday!!

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  7. Lynn these are wonderful pieces and the details you put into them. Very clever girlie.
    Good luck and as I finish up Friday I will be thinking of you heading out the door with paintbrush in hand and putting on last minute details on something. Let us know how it all went.

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  8. I love the first so much, Lynn!!!!!!
    Hugs.... Milvi

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  9. I love your peppermint cocoa sign! The sticks would work good separately as ornaments too.

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Keep those brushes flying!
Lynn Barbadora @ Painting Thyme Needfuls

"Life is a great BIG canvas and you should throw all the paint you can on it!"
~ Danny Kaye