Give Thanks Centerpiece

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~She is made from painted and sealed cotton.
~A crackle and antique technique was used to give her the look of worn leather.
~She wears a tattered osnaburg bonnet and apron.
~She is approx. 11" high by 10" wide.
~She is weighted and sealed.
~A lovely Homespun Heart Primitives pattern was used.

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~Her lovely braided hair is tied with an osnaburg ribbon.

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~Draped over her praying hands is a sign that reads "Give Thanks." It is made from a 160 year old dairy barn roof wood shingle and is adorned with sprigs of dried Sweet Annie.

~Across her lap is her harvested genuine dried oats, dried Sweet Annie and "berries" for which she is thankful for. It is tied with a strip of cotton.

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~Two pumpkins are by her side.
~They are made from painted and sealed cotton.
~They each have a stick stem with a sprig of grapevine.
~A crackle and antique technique was used to give them the look of worn leather.
~Large pumpkin is approx. 3.5" in diameter.
~Small pumpkin is approx. 2.5" in diameter.

I will happily give you some dried maples leaves, too.

This beautiful vignette will be a great addition to your Thanksgiving decor.

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$115.00 for Give Thanks Centerpiece. This includes insured Priority Mail and Delivery Confirmation inside the good ol' continental U.S. of A.

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Thank you!









Sweet Gingerelle the Gingerbread

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~Sweet Gingerelle is made from painted and sanded cotton.
~She's approx. 16" tall and is so sweet you may get a cavity just by looking at her!

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~Her dress is a festive Christmas red and gold polka dot pattern.
~Her underskirt is a coordinating and adorable Christmas greenery/berries pattern.

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~Artist pencils and paint were used for her beautiful blue eyes.
~She has a stitched curly-Q smile and an adorable button nose sculpted from clay.
~Her sparse tuft of hair is soft mohair.
~The ric-rac around her head and wrists are adorned with sparkly German glass glitter.

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~On the front of her dress is a pocket.
~In that pocket is a little gingerbread man "cookie" she baked especially for you.
~He is sculpted from clay, is painted and sealed.
~He is decorated with sparkly German glass glitter.
~She holds Christmas garland. I adorned the artificial greenery with wee pine cones, jingle bells, dried pepperberries and "snowy" German glass glitter. It can be removed from her hands.

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~She is securely attached to wooden peg and attached to an antique piece of barn siding. The wood is from our 160+ year old dairy barn.

$85.00 for Sweet Gingerelle the Gingerbread. Includes Priority Mail shipping with Delivery Confirmation inside the good ol' continental U.S. of A. only.





Folk Art Nativity

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~Joseph, Mary and Baby Jesus are made from painted cotton and are sealed.
~A crackle and antique technique was used to give them the look of worn leather.
~Both Joseph and Mary are weighted.
~Their praying hands are stitched in place.

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~Joseph has a needle sculpted nose.
~His mustache and beard are genuine llama wool.
~His tattered plum color broadcloth robe and osnaburg shawl are tied with jute.
~He is approx. 9" tall.

~Mary has a needle sculpted nose.
~Her long hair is genuine horse hair.
~Her tattered cream color robe is soft flannel and cobalt blue broadcloth shawl are tied with jute.
~Her veil is osnaburg.
~Mary is approx. 7" tall.

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~Baby Jesus can be removed from His manger and held.
~He has a needle sculpted nose.
~He is swaddled in osnaburg and lays in "hay."
~He is approx. 3.5" long.
~A sweet Tawny Bell pattern was used.

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~I created and lovingly made His primitive manger from 160+ year old barn siding.
~It's approx. 4.5" long by 3.5 " high.
~His sign "Luke 2:7-17" Scripture and is made from a barn roof wood shingle.

~All are signed and dated.

$85.00 for Folk Art Nativity. Includes insured Priority Mail shipping with Delivery Confirmation inside the good ol' continental U.S. of A. only.






Wishing you a happy and blessed Thanksgiving!!
Remember to make memories your family and friends will cherish their lifetime.

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As always, thank you kindly for stopping by.

Take care and God bless,
~Karin
Countryfolk Keepsakes