Hello all,- I just want to show you some more beautiful gifts I recieved for my birthday from,
lovely and dear friends!!
The ones I`m showing you today, I also add as they arrived to my mailbox- and they all came from some very sweet German friends, I`m sure you know them!!!
The first is from my dear MARIE from Lost Bird Studio- ,
she is a wonderful friend, and make such beautiful art pieces, alwayes.
See what the opened box showed of goodies!!! ,- (please click the photo to see real)
A wonderful map wherein are some great papers, to play with- and on the old dish towel---(I collect them and use them in my kitchen)-- a matchbox with the sweetest image,-Marie`s beautiful tag, and a charm made from an old domino ,with a tiny key attached-and a clothes-peg with lovely old lace !! as seen below!!!
And you won`t believe that Marie made this gorgeous feed sack transfer , herself!!!
Dosent it look fabolous!!-I love the old stamp she used on the sack,-and as she
lovingly gifted me the whole sack, I will have some thoughts about how to use it best -
Thankyou my dear sweet Marie- it is so wonderfully done !! and looks as it was alwayes there!!
And Marie also created this gorgeous hanger for me, showing the most beautiful woman,wearing her cross,
underneath the glass in this wonderfully soldered matchbox--
Isen`t it so gorgeous!!
Here is what was hidden in the lovely matchbox -
beautiful little charms, and old metal numbers!
I so love my gorgeous gifts from you dearest friend,- you have spoiled me Marie, and I thank you from my heart for your gifts of love, and for your special and wonderful friendship, which means a lot to me.
Love to you, dearest!!
The next gift ,arrived totally unexpected for me, and came from the wonderful artist MARTINA from
Stempel-Gewerkel .. she totally surprised me with some most gorgeous gifts...
This fantastic canvas !!!
Look the amazing layers of paper doilies and old book page-and Martinas
fantastic way of using colours and papers, to create a stunning result !
She also gifted me this beautiful box- matchbox,-
altered to something very gorgeous,...
and filled to the brim with pieces of papers, watch parts, and ,-and.......
Thankyou dear Martina, I love your gifts, and feel so thankful that you send me all this beauty!!
I send you warm hugs and love, dear friend!!
Now I hope you are still here, as I also so want to show you those beautiful things, that arrived on my birthday from dear ALEXANDRA of Xelas Art Blog.
Isen`t the card she made me giving such a lovely summer feelings!!
And maybe even the feelings of :Paris in spring!!!
It is so beautiful!!
And oh my!! a stunning collage,-I have tried to capture all the beauty, but the photoes dosen`t make it
justice, so please take a look at Alexès blog for more wonderful photoes, of this piece,
in nature and blue tones, so wonderfully created !
Alexandra used wonderful old buttons, which highlight the old image transfer, so beautiful,
together with the bow,and gorgeous old brooch!Se how Alexandra embroidered the lace below, with the tiniest blue pearls,- so beautiful!!!
Thank you sweet dear friend,- AND for the most gorgeous
earhangers, lovely tucked away in the little sweet envelope !! Aren`t they beautiful!!I love
their blue tones and litte rhinestone pearls -and am in fact wearing them just now :-)
Dear Alexandra, thankyou so very much for those beautiful gifts,- and thankyou
for thinking about me , you are so very kind and sweet.
Warm hugs and love to you from me !!!
A ,for me totally unusual long post, and I so hope you took your time to see all those amazing art pieces,
made from lovely and kind blogging friends - --where in the world do you find such kindness and love between people,- as you experience between blogging friends !!!!!
I am so thankful for all my friends !!!
A little update on my mother, for you, whom dearly send me well wishes and prayers, in my last post-thankyou also for that !!!!!! She is happily feeling a bit better, and have started to be up from bed some hours every day, again... I am so happy for that, and hope she improves!!
Thankyou to you all, for alwayes being there, with a kind word, and a well wishing,-you all means so much to me!!!
Love and hugs, Dorthe