pictures of the stuff I make my hands shake. It makes
me so nervous to show stuff I make. I can never
figure out why.
I started digging out all of my fall stuff. I remembered
how much fun I had last year making fall things.
I think that for so long I forgot how much I liked
making things and I started looking around my house
and I really didn't have anything that looked like fall.
So I got busy and made this pillow. I think the pattern
came out of Create and Decorate Fall 2009
I made this mouse out of the Holiday Crafts
Holiday issue but the pattern was from Soft in The Head.
I was grocery shopping yesterday. Being a
pushover for anything from Gooseberry Patch, I bought their
new Halloween Magazine.
it and I am very happy with it. If nothing more that
the recipe for keeping your pumpkins longer.
To cure your own pumpkins to last:
Lightly spray pumpkins with a spray-bottle mixture
of 1 quart water and 4 ounces of bleach to eliminate surface
Let the pumpkins cure and harden in a cool, dry place and
they might last a entire season. (Gooseberry Patch, Halloween, p.9)
I grew a bunch of gourds last year. They are dry this year,
so I need to get busy and make some things out of them.
I have two trash cans full so I can make lots of mistakes.
Fall is so much fun and as soon as it cools off it will make it
Have a lovely Wednesday.
Oh, that men would give thanks to the Lord for His goodness, for His wonderful works to the children of men!(Psalm. 107:6)