Thursday, August 23, 2007

Halloween and Honeymoon

Here is my latest Halloween craft. I made this cone, using a vintage Halloween image.

I have been having some fun, in between helping my daughter.
Although tonight, we are working on wedding invitations. I already did the hand calligraphy on them, but now they need stamping, stuffing, and sealing wax. It is a process.

I also found this cute Halloween cat, at Garden Memories. I have mentioned before, it is the cutest shop in Ventura.
I couldn't help myself. I had to have him.
Barbara, the owner of the shop said, that she had just gotten them in, and there were only 3 left. So of course I had to get one. He is a replica of a vintage cat.

Here is my other little project. I made my daughter this journal, for her honeymoon. You probably can't tell from the picture, but I used a map of the places they will be visiting in Italy. It was a map from, Cavallini Papers.
Well, that is some of what I have been up to lately.

Hope you are having a great Thursday night!


Sophie Honeysuckle said...

Oh I love the replica cat-I would have bought one too!! I really like the crafts you made too-can't wait to read your Halloween post!

Lisa said...

Your artmowk on your daughter's journal is so beautiful! I love it! That cat looks like it came right out of the 50s! You have been busy! Have a great day!

Simply Me Art said...

I Love the Cone so much. You are very talented. The Journal is Wonderful. Your daughter will really Love it. My SIL wedding is 10-07. Have a wonderful weekend. Jamie

FrenchGardenHouse said...

Rosemary, you are a busy bee!! I love your cone, it is great.

I also love that you are making things for your daughter's wedding, that makes it so special. The honey moon journal is wonderful...I know she will love that.
Wishing you a great weekend, with enough time and energy to do what you have to get done.

KLKinFLA said...

You are doing so many special and thoughtful things for your daughter's wedding...I'm sure the day will be wonderful.

Love the cat. I can't wait for fall...of course it won't be even remotely cool here before December.

FrenchGardenHouse said...


I am adding you to my links list. I am so sorry, I thought I did that long ago! I am doing it right now.


tracy said...

how sweet to make a journal for your daughter's honeymoon!

I love, love,love everything from Cavallini ~ aren't they great?

paige said...

love your halloween cone.
i just love when the weather starts to change & i can go buy a plethora of pumpkins to display everywhere in my room is safe!
can't wait to hear more about the wedding.

the feathered nest said...

What a great idea to use a map of the places they will be visiting! Love your Halloween cone and that vintage looking cat. Most of the big stores already have Halloween set up!


cammyk said...

Rosemary, Love the honeymoon journal. This will be such a nice keepsake for your daughter and even more special knowing it was made by her momma. Hope you are having a good weekend. Cammy

Robolady said...

Rosemary, I love your papercrafts. Do you ever make cards to sell???? ;)


PAT said...

I love your hallowe'en things, very cute!

Clever idea with the journal. What a wonderful gift!


Allison said...

The cones are sooo good!! You are so talented. I love the colors, papers, the cat. The journal is so good too!! I wish I could craft with you. It would be so fun!