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Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Trimmed with wool Penny Tongues ...

Yes, I like the wool penny tongues but displayed 
on my tobacco basket.  
Too busy for me.
I still like the gold wool background the most.  
But then that's me.
You can take your pick or do something totally different.
This will become a pattern, "HEART to HEART",
  inspired by traditional 'FRAKTUR' designs.
 Love is always in season for us, not just for February 14th.
St Valentine's Day is shared with 
'Ash Wednesday' this year. 



I would love to see it done up as a pillow... 
now why did I not do this?
I still can, the backing is finished with soft flannel 
and can be easily appliqued on a lovely wool pillow. 
Hope to have the pattern on my Etsy in a day or two.
Still a little under the weather with this eye lid surgery and now topped off with what is more commonly know as 'Nasopharyngitis' - or what I call Acute Post Nasal Drip, accompanied with 
a warning that the cough could last 6-8 weeks.
Any ways my creative friends... Hope your day and week is a healthy one.  6 to 8 more weeks???  Holy C-w!
Thanks so much for the visit ... they are always appreciated.

Warm wishes and Peace for all,
Barb



5 comments:

Julie - My Primitive Heart said...

Hi Barb,
Your new piece is just lovely and looks so good with the tobacco basket! It would look good in a number of places and I'm sure whoever makes it will have fun deciding! I think it would look good as a pillow, too!!
Hope your eyes continue to get better and heal soon!!!
Enjoy your week, my friend!
Heart Hugs~
Julie

marly said...

I love the tongues!

moosecraft said...

I like the gold wool too...it brightens up the design and makes it more Spring-like, rather than just Valentine's. I know I am ready for Spring....the extra daylight at the end of the day sure is helping to lift my spirits! :-)

Rugs and Pugs said...

Your finishes are always perfect, Barb.
I hope you are back to your healthy self very soon.
Hugs :)
Lauren

Barbara Shores ~ Village Folk Art said...

Thank you so much my friends. It was a fun project and now on to something different. Hooking? Got to try some of that with all the inspiration I have been seeing. It is warm and sunny here. Hope you are enjoying some of the same.
Folk Art Hugs ladies, Barb