Thursday, June 22, 2017

Wandering, Not Lost

And this is what happens when I wander through JoAnn Crafts with a 60%-off coupon.
The arrow sign was what I found...the needlework was something I finished earlier this year.  The frame was a basic unfinished wood thing that cost a few dollars - I painted it with a turquoise blue, then white, then sanded it, then stained with some Americana Minwax stain, and finally coated it with polyurethane. Phew!  Took forever, but I like it.

2 comments:

Goofin' Off Around the Block said...

Absolutely perfect finish for that stitching. I love Tolkien and the adventures he took me on. You scored big time on that one. --Andrea

Beth said...

Erin, that is SO creative. Kudos to you!

Decision Made

After monkeying with the shells and beads some more, I decided to take them all off... ...and I think I like it best this way.  I did add...