Tuesday, November 5, 2013

November is Here My Friends

It is here-----NOVEMBER------.  The year is getting close to ending,  really !!!! I am not pulling your leg or anything.   We have one more month the enjoy the Fall colors or oranges, yellows and golds.  Oh and how could I forget RED?  I mean that is one powerful color isn't it?   

Now I am not saying that RED is my favorite, but our automobile is red and we have had a Red one for years.   One time we had traded cars and only person who realized it was our Granddaughter.  We had a bench back seat and then the new one had captains chairs.  There she was maybe 9 and she is the only one who knew our steel stallion was new. 

I could say we have a LOT of Red in our house and would not be stretching it at all.  Several large rugs, some walls and assorted things.   So maybe Red is my favorite color, but really how can you choose one color?  They all have their charm and are just  everyone so pretty.   I know that is a strange thing to get to chatting about but it just popped in here and said I want to be talked about.  

Kathy Shaw gives wonderful tutorials,  here  is where you can find them.  She does beautiful needlework besides tutorials.    Now I was blog prowling and found one on her site for trees.  I thought TA DAAAAA, what better for Fall on my block of the month than a tree?    A Fall tree with beautiful orange  leaves gently falling to the ground and giving a special look.    I also get to use the Fall colors that I love to see.

 
Here you go my Fall block.   The leaves were some plastic ones I had but they just didn't show up well.  Sooooooo I put gesso on the backside of them and of course so faerie glitter on the front.  After all one of my faeries is the center of attention on this block.   The silk ribbon work, buttons and lots of beads and sequins.  Right up a Texan's alley ----bling.   It is hard for me to stop on these sometimes but it is just so much fun.  To combine my paintings, printed on fabric and the new needlework I have learned last year.  
 
Thanks for stopping by and seeing what is going on in my world.
 
XOXOOX
Annette

8 comments:

  1. Another beauty Annette. You do some amazing crazy quilt work.

    Elaina

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    1. Thanks Elaina, it is just fun. No rules at all, just play and do what you want to create, just like our other arts we do xoox

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  2. wow this is gorgeous Annette, Annette x

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    1. Thanks Annette glad you like it my dear. Hugs and see you on your blog.xo

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  3. Oh Annette, that is so beautiful. It really inspires me to get on with my own work. Unfortuantly y hands are playing up at the moment, but i can manage some knitting, so that's what I'm doing, knitting a scarf,which will be finished with crochet (lots of it) to turn it into a frilly shawl Take care of yourself

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    1. Thanks Lesley, oh that is why I quit doing crochet, my hands bothered me but this doesn't seem to at all, Yea Hugs and keep creating my dear. xoxo

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  4. Your work is so beautiful and inventive, you can keep on looking at it and still finding new lovely details. Yes, red is a color I can see in your house. Red is passion , warmth, joy...and I think that describes you very well :-)) XX

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  5. Wow this is amazing!
    Beautiful colours and lovely details:)
    Hugs, Heidi:)

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