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May Day Party With Crafty Friend

Scheduled post today because we are out partying and I also don’t want Crafty Friend to see this canvas until I have given it to her.  Monday was a milestone birthday but today is the celebrating time.

Happy May Day everyone, hope that wherever you are the weather is better than here.   Wet and miserable is the only way it can be described but wahooooo who cares as we will all be in a marquee in the garden.  Well I use the term garden very loosely as it could be placed anywhere on the acres of land at the family farm.

When we craft together at her place I am in seventh heaven because as you look out of her craft room window you can see the most fantastic views.  Everywhere you look is dotted with animals.  She even has peacocks roaming around the yard and – wait for it – the first baby Peacock she ever bought she named it Shirley.  (I kid you not!!!)

No mundane card would have been enough for Crafty Friend’s momentous day so I have made a canvas instead, fingers crossed that she likes it!!!

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At the moment I am not really into all the nuts, bolts, nails and other paraphernalia that can go onto a canvas but the mind isn’t completely closed against it so you never know.

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Shirl

8 Responses to “May Day Party With Crafty Friend”

  1. Diana says:

    She will love it. I know I do. What a awesome gift.

  2. Meggymay says:

    A stunning canvas, this will be a treasured gift.
    Yvonne xx

  3. She will love it Shirley! ummm, my birthday is coming up too hahaha
    Dot x

  4. brenda says:

    You friend will adore this very special canvas Shirley, hope you have a great time at the party.

    B x

  5. Donna Ellis says:

    Shirl, you have done it again! I thought your last project was my favorite, but I am being fickle! This canvas is! Gorgeous, warm metallic colors, remarkable metal textures and dimension, and lovely symbolism including the strength and talent of woman-kind. Your friend will not only be touched by your soulful masterpiece, but she will treasure it as a keepsake. Wonderful! Hugs, de

  6. Craftyfield says:

    Fabulous canvas Shirley! It looks like you’ve been channelling your inner Finnabair… to best effect! Hope you and your Crafty Friend had a blast!

  7. Avril says:

    Oops! Nearly missed this one – This is a stunning canvas Shirley, love everything about it. I’m sure your Crafty Friend will treasure this.
    Avril xx

  8. Crafty friend says:

    Shirl it takes pride and place in my sitting room I love it to bits thank you so much my love for you is that of
    A sister. How sister ‘ s Should be love you to bits xx Thank you so such always my love xx crafty friendxxxxx

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