Posts Tagged ‘chickadee’

I finally finished up the chickadee pillowcase embroidery. The photo makes it look worse than it does in person. I used a light gray for the white parts, but the photo flash washed them out. In person, they look white and the chickadee looks complete and cheerful. Overall I’m pleased, but my next try will be a wren, which will have no white parts!


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I put up this happy girl in my etsy shop today. This week I worked on more-detailed backgrounds than I have been painting lately.
labrador dog

And if you liked my chickadee series but thought they were over priced (as if!), I lowered the prices on the whole series a couple weeks ago. Etsy is a place where either something sells right away, or else it drops down in the search listings so no one ever sees it after a couple days. So I lowered the price, to see if anyone takes another peek! Here’s an example of one of the paintings. I’ve been working with some of the vintage items I’ve thrifted, re-purposing them into paintings.

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