Monthly Archives: May 2011

Santa

This is one of several Santas in my collection which are intended to be lit from within by a candle, with holes cut for the figure to shine. I prefer to place the candles elsewhere so I don’t have glowing … Continue reading

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Bungy Santa

Love this guy … and he deserves a bigger photo! The figure is attached to a spring, and once he is attached to a hook, the slightest tweak leaves him bouncing up and down for about a minute. Entertains children … Continue reading

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Melting Moment

Tiny photo! Cut two short triangles, round off the edges, stitch together leaving a space to turn right side out. Stuff lightly, gather corners to create head and feet. Add facial features with permanent markers and a strip of fabric … Continue reading

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Santa on a Wire

The little wall quilt was a gift which arrived closed to Christmas. I didn’t have a hanger to spare at the time, so the twisted bit of wire was used as a stop-gap measure … and is still used over … Continue reading

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Santa Candle

Don’t think I will ever light this candle, but do worry about the shape changing during a heat wave!

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Ten Tales of Christmas

Selected by Lynne Miller

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Nutcracker

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Santa Shelf

Part of the Santa collection.

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Wriggly Pine Wallhanging

I drew this very carefully, placed the drawing onto the fabric and cut very carefully. Not on the lines, mind you, but very carefully. Decorations are a collection of ceramic buttons.

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Nostalgia on a Tree

The tree was purchased from an op shop … a cast off from a commercial site, possibly one of the major retailers or a mall. It came with lights which had been disabled, but is the toughest tree you could … Continue reading

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