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Friday, December 16, 2011

Dec 16th-It's give a way day!

Ahhhh yes, the day we have been waiting for. I am humbled beyond words at all the kind comments on my Deer Oh Deer quilt.

Without further ado, the Random Generator says  #35.

JoyceLM said...
Your quilt is beautiful. I'd love to win the little sample of it. Thanks for the giveaway - I'm a new follower.

Yes!    That means you Joyce!!
This little guy is in the envelope, ready and waiting for your address!

C  O  N  G  R  A  T  U  L  A  T  I  O  N  S


This week, I got my Christmas arrangement finished up. Yes, the one inspired by a blogging sister, out there in blog land. :-)  I ended up not making a wool Gingerbread, but used a vegetable dyed fabric for the little guy. Those chopsticks they give you with take out Chinese food was perfect for this. I just glued a set of them to the back of my Gingerbread man and then was able to poke it into the foam base. Who knew???

As for the base, I started off with a paint bucket (from Lowes) that I glued (with E6000)  to a plastic charger plate, that I found on clearance at Michael's Craft Store. Have you ever used these great spray paints?? It covered beautifully. Heck if I had had a "used" paint can for this project, it would have been perfect, but if I start collecting anything else, my hubby will have a coronary! 
I've got a wine rack, I want to paint as soon as the weather gets warm enough. And now that I know just how wonderful it covers, I have... and ...  and...


So on that note, I want to thank everyone who participated in the Quilting Gallery Blog hop. I do hope you found as many great blogs as I did. Whew! My reading list has sure grown. There is and such great talent and inspiration out there. So read on my friends and put all that inspiration to work for you, I know I am going to! 

                                                      Take Care!


  1. How exciting! Looks like Deer is off to a good home.
    Love the way your gingerbread man arrangement has come up. Sure looks great! That just adds to the already festive look in your home.
    Congrats on the fun with the give away and all the entries and followers.

  2. I'm thrilled to win your beautiful quilt. I emailed my address. Can't wait to see it. Thanks so much.

  3. Just love your center piece....congrats to the winner!


Thanks for stopping by today. Your comments really do make me day!