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Apr 17, 2011

A LITTLE CHANGE


Here is a fun new meme to join in. Click on the badge to join in. 
We can put up a link for any project we have done in the past for this weeks meme but going forward it will need to be a new project. I did this one a year ago.
I had put these words up in my dining room a while ago and knew that I was going to paint around them at some point. I finally got going and added a branch of roses. Here you see just the branch painted above.
They are not exactly roses but just a soft little hint of rose buds that are strangely enough coming down from our ceiling.
 Please ignore the ugly light fixture in my kitchen. Maybe one day there will be a metamorphosis there too.


25 comments:

marty (A Stroll Thru Life) said...

The roses look so pretty. I love the way they twine through the lettering. You are so talented. It looks beautiful. Hugs, Marty

Mrs. D said...

Wow, impressive. If you hadn't told, I would have assumed they were applique flowers, they are that good. I have an ugly light fixture to purge some day, too. Oh the joy it will bring!

Muddy Boot Dreams said...

That is beautiful. And certainly one of the best examples I have ever seen.

Let's have a toss the ugly light fixture day, we will all celebrate.

Jen

Happier Than a Pig in Mud said...

Very nice, it looks great! I love words in the house, my favorite one is "indulge" which is in the kitchen, and yes I do!

Robynn's Ravings said...

Makes me wanna head over and be good buddies! :) I bet you guys have a lot of fun with friends and family!

MiMi said...

That looks great! I need some words for my kitchen...I have some in my bedroom...and I'm gonna put some in my bathroom, I think. :)

DesignTies said...

I'm assuming you free-handed this Lori... beautiful work!
Victoria @ DesignTies

Karla @ KERRISDALE DESIGN blog said...

Wow, you are so artistic! Fantastic job! Just wanted to stop by and say thank you for visiting my blog (and your kind comment). It's nice to meet another local blogger :)

Karla
blog.kerrisdaledesign.com

mbkatc230 said...

Love it! You did a beautiful job on this. So creative and well done! I feel your pain about the light fixture. My favorite part of our kitchen reno was getting rid of our fluorescent light box :) Kathy

Sue said...

Lucy, You are so talented!!! Where do you find the time? I am so behind in everything... I can't wait for Mr. S to go back to work so I can get busy blogging and doing my projects and work!!!! See ya soon. Hugs, Ethel

Ali said...

Now THAT is really nice! About all I can make is a mess. LOL!

Kathleen said...

That looks good, Lori! I love the addition of the flowers. Great job!

My Grama's Soul said...

Good morning Lori......You did a beautiful job with that project!!!

Jo

The Lucy and Dick Show said...

You did a great job and it looks marvelous!

Maureen said...

Wow! It looks great. It must have been touch to be paint so precisely with your arms above your head!

peace said...

that's awesome! looks inviting and warm

Marla said...

Lori, this is beautiful, I love the words and the rose buds, well how do you do that? free hand right? I am amazed that is so fabulous! Smiles, Marla

Debbie said...

I love this Lori, and what a perfect area for a little added whimsy and color! Very nice!

Sandra said...

Very pretty and a lovely touch to the saying. Hope you finally made some coleslaw and stopped that craving.

Diann @ The Thrifty Groove said...

Hi Lori!

Your sign turned out wonderful! It's a great touch!

{Bellamere Cottage} said...

LOVING it!

Warm blessings,
Spencer

Jan @ bobbypins boardwalk said...

and GOOD JOB!!! Excellent project. It looks perfect and I love the sentiment. Thank you for linking your project to the Boardwalk Bragfest, Lori! I hope I see you next Wednesday too...hmmmm?

Shugee @ Blue Heron Cottage said...

LOVE this Lori!!! Thank you for sharing and teaching us. This post is UNforgettable!
With a grateful heart,
Kim

Keetha Broyles said...

That looks great! I'm impressed with your rose bud artistic abilities!

Shellbelle said...

Oh my, this is beautiful! Such talent! My son did this in his old apartment with a grapevine and I was so impressed and now I see it again with my favorite — roses! Love it!

P.S. Had to come by and make sure you were talking about the last "S" and not the first one, lol. Thanks for adding my button, hope to see you at the party!!!!!

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