Sunday, June 5, 2016

Art show weekend... purchases

We went to two craft events this weekend, both in Annapolis.
Cole has a lot of fun pictures to show you, from his perspective, later in the week!
For now, let's start with the important things... what did we purchase??
I fell for this lawn ornament made of forks spoons and knives...
All put together like a sun! 
Click on the top photo to see the mouth placement hee hee. 

It was $22 and worth every fun-loving moment I'll chuckle when seeing it!  We have purchased dragonflies made of spoons from them before. 

It's very inspiring isn't it? 


Imagine a quilt, with a sun made of odd things... right? 
And can a gal have too much jewelry? 

This was sterling silver with a carnelian stone, and reminded me of an eye. A protective eye. 



It was too small for a ring finger but I am going to be artsy and wear it on my first knuckle. I've done it for a day and it works. 
Now this is the big find...
Yep, chocolate. I haven't had chocolate really since I realized they put soy lecithin in all chocolate and I have a real problem with soy. 
These do not. And look, you can count the ingredients on one hand almost
Yea! I can have chocolate again! And it's medicinal... yep, dark chocolate is good for you, heh heh. I already dosed myself with the coconut one. Feeling better already.

Watch for Cole's post on the festival later this week...

11 comments:

  1. Good thing you bought that healthy chocolate because a girl needs her chocolate. Love the lawn ornament with the silverware. I have a clock in my kitchen made in a similar way, but with a denser collection. I also found it at an arts festival some years ago. And yes - it was worth the enjoyment I've gotten out of it.

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  2. Definitely love the chocolate.......and the spoons, but I would lose that ring in a heartbeat.

    Oh, darn, it is raining again.

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  3. Love the lawn ornament... Oh that spoon smile:-)

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  4. Hi LeeAnna!
    The face is a treasure and at such a take home price!
    Perfect for the garden!
    That chocolate looks yummie! Pure is my fav!
    Great idea to wear the ring like that!
    Such a great start to June!
    take care,
    Joanne

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  5. I love the idea with the forks, spoons and knives... I wouldn't leave this art show without this art piece in my bag that's for sure!

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  6. Love the lawn ornament - definitely smile-inducing! Art festivals are always such a treat for the eyes...and for inspiration!

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  7. Love the Sun lawn decoration it is so creative I would have bought it too. I love it! Carnelian stones are thought to keep one moving forward on lifes path and protection, ring is lovely Enjoy the healthy chocolate.

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  8. Love the lawn ornament. It's so whimsical.

    Huzzah for chocolate!

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  9. What a great way to use old cutlery! Your chocolate looks yummy; wonder if we get that brand over here.

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  10. You had me at chocolate. 😇 As for that piece of yard art, too fun!

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  11. Your Sun is a great find! So creative and fun for the garden. It would make me smile, to see it in the garden.

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