I don't know how well you can see the additions to the landscape, but here's a photo anyway....
The barn and the sky, as well as the grass, has been stitched/quilted and I've started shading the barn and working on the clouds. There are several more layers of paint/pencil to add yet before it looks the way I would like it to. Of course there's always the very real risk that I might well flub it up totally!
- THIS is a rather cute cross stitch design for a reindeer.
- If you are interested in gnomes, perhaps THESE might intrigue you!
- Seeing THESE was another 'awwww' moment! While you're there check out the other amazing galleries too.
- If you would like a nice free pattern for knitting a Christmas ball have a look at THIS one.
- Never let it be said this isn't a full-service blog! If your dishwasher isn't running up to par, check out the tips found HERE.
- Have a peek at the pretties created by THIS artist.
- If you are searching for ideas for gift baskets, there are some really interesting ones HERE. (be sure to scroll down)
Today's quote... "Living a stress free life doesn't come from perfect experiences because there is no such thing as a perfect life; rather, it's a reward of frequent positive interpretations of one's ordeals"