God grant you the light in Christmas, which is faith;
the warmth of Christmas, which is love;
the radiance of Christmas, which is purity;
the righteousness of Christmas, which is justice;
the belief in Christmas, which is truth;
& all of Christmas, which is Christ.
--Wilda English

Thursday, November 17, 2011

Blog Sale - Items #1-8 - Come One, Come All : )

I mentioned a while back that I was going to be working on a blog sale.  Well, here it is   : )

If you need more information about any of the items, please feel free to email me with your questions ... lv2stitch53 @ yahoo . com (remove those spaces of course)   : )   Items will be sold on a first come, first served basis.  PayPal payment is preferred & I will send you a PayPal invoice should you be the first to request the item.  I will also accept money orders if you don't use PayPal.  Payment is expected upon receipt of the invoice.  Free shipping is offered only to people living within the continental United States (excludes Alaska & Hawaii).

Please note that I am also willing to consider offers & may also be interested in doing a trade   : )

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ITEM #1 - This is a wonderful old vintage coal bucket shovel handpainted with a variation of a Renee Mullins design.  The handle is wrapped with rusty star garland & tied with natural & back raffia.  Rusty bells hang from twine & a cinnamon "rusted" fall leaf cookie cutter is tied to the handle.  The shovel measures 20" in length.  Price:  $25 with free shipping   : )



Item #2 - This is a Terrye French design (with a few personal touches) handpainted on a vintage Red Leaf tobacco dovetailed wooden box.  It is an impressive size measuring 13" x 7" x 4".  Colors are much deeper than they appear in the photos.  Price:  $45 with free shipping   : )





Item #3 - Vintage wooden kitchen mallet handpainted with an adaptation of a Terrye French design.  Attached is a large red bell & a vintage strainer.  Price - $22 with free shipping   : )




Item #4 - This vintage graniteware wash basin is handpainted with a Terrye French design.  A primitive fabric crow along with a grubby clothespin/spool garland is attached.  The crow & garland can be removed if you wish.  A piece of rusted twisted wire forms the hanger.  The basin itself measures 9" in diameter.  Price:  $27 with free shipping   : )


Item #5 - Vintage silverware caddy which can be on display all winter long.  It is cherry wood painted black & distressed before handpainting the snow scene (a Renee Mullins design) which shows on one side only.  The caddy is filled with vintage silverplate pieces (3 forks & 3 spoons), vintage taper candles, icy twigs & winter berries tied up with twine, & a pipberry star.  Price:  $29 with free shipping   : )



  
Item #6 - Antique sewing drawer handpainted with an adaptation of a Terrye French design.  There's a full white winter moon rising over a lightly snow dusted landscape.  Two little saltbox houses sleep among the leafless trees & a full coated sheep is in the foreground.  The box is filled with snow dusted greenery, berries & pine cones.  There is an altered book with a reprint of a vintage postcard decoupaged to its front, & a snow-trimmed lantern where a small battery operated flickering tea light casts a gentle glow.  Measures approximately 15" x 5" x 13" tall.  Price:  $50.00 with free shipping   : )


Item #7 - Heart-shaped wooden stool handpainted with an adaptation of a John Sliney design.  Stool measures 11" x 6" x 5".  Price:  $20 with free shipping   : )




Item #8 - Vintage taper candle mold in prim condition.  Measures 10-1/2"  x 7-3/4" x 4".  I thought I was going to start collecting these but decided not to   : )   Price:  $35 with free shipping   : )   ***SOLD***




Items #9-12 will be posted in a separate posting   : )

3 comments:

jennifer768 said...

Lovely goodies Shirlee! Hugs,Jen

TheCrankyCrow said...

Wow...did you do all those paintings? Remarkable!! You are one talented lady my friend...Wish I hadn't promised my husband I'd behave for a bit.... ;o) Good luck with the sale! Smiles & Hugs ~ Robin

Linda ★ Parker's Paradise said...

Interested in the candle mold but need to negotiate on the price....
Linda