Friday, November 17, 2017

Wooden Snowman, Sitting snowman

Again --found a Pinned snowman on pinterest and got someone to cut him out for me
[caption id="attachment_106" align="alignnone" width="1510"]img_3405 before sanding and nailing[/caption]

hat & body 1 piece
2 boots
painted Hat , brim, and boots black
painted snowman white
painted nose orange
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painted on eyes===used tooth pick to paint dots in eyes
used end of paint brush and pencil earser to Dot Mouth black
used smaller brush end to white dot mouth
used Brad nailer to attach ..brim , nose,
used lipstick on finger to blush cheeks boots
[caption id="attachment_107" align="alignnone" width="2049"]img_3455 eyes, mouth and cheeks done[/caption]

[caption id="attachment_128" align="alignnone" width="2049"]img_3456 here is me gluing edges of fabric to give it finished edge ..since I do not know how to thread my sewing machine[/caption]
use fabric to make a scarf ...
  --i cut the scarf out ...edges were kind of frayed i hot glued the length edge to give it a finished look
also took a pick of evergreen and cut 2 branches and hot glued on

[caption id="attachment_110" align="alignnone" width="2048"]img_3462-1 scarf added , greener added ..just need last embellishment for hat[/caption]
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Thank you again for Pinterest !! I always feel I am not Artist ..Can not make a decision to save my life but I can copy something !! Thank you so much for the inspiration

Wooden Reindeer, Rudolph

I got inspiration from a pin on pinterest !!

Thank you so much for your idea

Very simple wooden Reindeer made from a 1 x 4   cut 19 inches
cut board  painted esspresso  sanded
Cut out antlers painted white , sanded ..stained  5 1/2 inches long
cut out a oval nose ..painted red and sanded  2 1/2 inches tall
used a Brad nailer , filled holes with a little paint

painted white of  eyes eyes
Walla ---done

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Sunday, October 22, 2017

Painted Rock Snowman

My First attempt at a painted rock ...My mind goes to a snowman ...first one I painted was a snowman face

#steuben county rocks , #painted rocks, #snowman

Next rock was Snowmen 

#steuben county rocks   Facebook


This one i made for a friend 

Ok, So now I am seeing snowmen in every rock !!

Christmas Joy Snowman

I found this on pinterest --had to make one

Nothing much more than 2 squares and a circle

Painted Red and white --painted carrot nose orange --Then sanded 

#Snowman Joy, #snowman , #DIY wooden craft,

Wooden Owl

Found this Wooden Owl on pinterest , decided to try it

first I created a pattern to cut out on wood

Also cut out the eyes   -- beak and star


Painted winter blue 

then Stained 

added burlap scarf  and moss to the star

Primitive Scarecrow

Found this Scarecrow on Pinterest --decided to try it

once parts were painted ...I then stained 

Used wire for mouth and eyebrows 

Tied raffia around crow --added an eyes--a nose  --  added scarf 

Black Cats 2 x 4

Found These on Pinterest ...need  I say more ..

Painted black


googley eyes

Raffia for bow

bought 2 x 4's

cut out V for ears..I also put a little piece on the back to help them stand up

I also put a little piece on the back to help them stand up

Painted black


googley eyes

Raffia for bow