You'll find my loving touch.
The plant stand in the picture is from the 1800s, a gift from my Mom: she gave me the thumbs up to shabby chic it and so I did -
four coats of yellow paint (top only) and some strategic edge and corner sanding later....
This room is coming together with such grace: all of the accessories I've found have been red:
just like my cabinets for tools and findings
just like my beloved quirky cherry red rivet press
James Taylor plays on my turntable.
Tomorrow is the day Fedex predicts my silver table will arrive (happy squeak!!) and then on the 14th you better bet I'll be taking copious pictures of the finished space, because it is magificent and I am
More than ever before the space in which I place my tools and materials
feels really holy.
I've picked out four stones for a group of rings and necklaces:
I am going to go in there now and do a bit of tooling,
see how the hammer sounds as it falls in this new place.
I wish you could all come over: I would make you coffee and we'd talk for so long that eventually you'd be asked to stay for dinner!!
Homemade red beans and rice are on the menu tonight with fresh pork sausage and a big green salad :)
Love to you,