Sunday, November 27, 2011

My Etsy Shop Countryside Cottage is having a Cyber Monday sale starting this evening and runs through December 4th. Use Coupon code: coupon15 to receive 15% off.

Saturday, November 19, 2011

New Celebration for the PAFA Etsy Team.

Search PAFAWW On Etsy

Come see what a wonderful Winter Wonderland with the PAFA group looks like!! In Etsy's search bar you can also type in PAFAWW and PAFA Team for more great creations!! Lots of great HANDMADE items for that special holiday gifts. All USA made. You won't even need to leave home to fight those crowds or look for a parking spot! Don't forget to sign up for the giveaway we are having also!
Thanks for taking a look!

Sunday, November 13, 2011


I hope you all are having a great weekend. Also hope you have had a chance to check out all the participates in OLD FASHIONED CHRISTMAS CRAFT SHOW. A list of participates are on my sidebar. Great chance to do some Christmas shopping without leaving your home. Today is the last day, so grab a cup of coffee or tea and start shopping! Hey you won't even have to worry about a parking spot or fighting the crowd.

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Blog Craft Show Offerings

This santa turned out so great! He is made from osnaburg, coffee stained. His coat is made from christmas material and pants from green felt. His boots are osnaburg painted black. His coat trim is from aged boa material. His eyes are painted and nose hand sculpted. His mustache and beard is made from wool roving. He is adored with rusty bells on coat and cap. He is holding a greenery tree adorned with red pip berries, bells and pine cones, base is aged cheesecloth bag. He was finshed off with a cinnamon rub and then sealed. He is attached to a barnboard, a great Holiday piece.

This piece is made from osnaburg, Christmas cotton and red ticking for pants. He is placed on a piece of barnboard. His hat is painted black osnaburg and then rubbed with cinnamon. This piece is finished off with German glass glitter. Based on a pattern by Sweet Meadows Farm

This santa is made from painted osnaburg fabric. We have sheep roving for his hair, mustache and beard. He holds a burlap bag with goodies inside. To finish this piece off it was dusted with German glass glitter. Based on a pattern by Old Road Primitives

This is a nice size piece. We have a wooden and metal rail sled. We have Buttons the snowman is made from red felt. He has curly faux fur, face is handstitched. On the back of the snowman we have a Christmas tree, with mini snowflakes as ornies.

Joey is made from tea stained muslin. Cute snowman for any ones collection.
Based on a pattern by Country Friends

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

PAFA Winter Wonderland Giveaway

The Members of The Primitive and Folk Artists of Etsy are at it again!
Our Next Giveaway will begin on November 10 and end November 30.

Click on the "PAFA Winter Wonderland Giveaway" button to hop on over to their blog, bookmark it so you can return November 10 and see all of the great donated prizes, and to sign up for your chance to win

Buttermilk Creek Farmsis having a GIVEAWAY

Hi, Ladies!
Carol, from Buttermilk Creek Farm
is having a very generous ***Giveaway***!
Please stop by her Blog to see what you can ~Win~!
Carol is having 3 different ***Giveaways***!
The first item is the ~Wonderful~ Snowman seen
in the photo above!
This snowman is one of Sweet Meadow Farms designs!
Wouldn't you ~Love~ to have him in your home this Holiday Season?
Carol's ***Giveaway*** is in "Celebration" of our
"Old Fashioned Online Christmas Craft Show"!
You have until November 15th to get your name in the drawing!
Good Luck, Ladies!

Saturday, November 5, 2011


Be sure to stop by Old Road Primitives and check out the awesome giveaways that Kim is offering in celebration of the Old-Fashioned Online Craft Show to be held November 11th - 13th. She is offering not 1, not 2 but 3 very generous giveaways:

1. $50.00 in paypal money

2. 6 e-patterns of your choice from ORP.

3. Kim's new creation "WINTER THYME FUN - SLEDDING MICE. (Picture shown above.)

You have until November 13th to sign up so hurry....maybe you will be one of the lucky winners

Friday, November 4, 2011


Hi, Ladies!
Please "Save the Date" for the weekend of November 11th, 12th & 13th for ORP's
"Old Fashioned Online Christmas Craft Show"! Please join us for this very Unique & Special Event!
Meet some very talented artists!
You will have the opportunity to purchase
some unique, handmade, one-of-a-kind items!
The "Best" part of all is you don't even have to leave your home!
Shop online from home!
Some of the shops are also having a giveaway so don't forget to sign up for those also.
Hope to see you all there.