Friday, April 09, 2010

pink birdy tassel


She is one of those ever popular birdies from Dollar Tree. I painted her pink and antiqued her with instant coffee. Oh, and I used my porcelain drill bit to drill a hole through her back.


My neighbor (when he was in his yard batting with his son) thought it looked like a bunch of onion bags (but then he acknowledged that he wasn't wearing his glasses).



My magnolia is blooming!!

I am sharing this at:

Creative Cats!!!


Between Naps on the Porch - Metamorphosis Monday

The DIY Show Off

12 comments:

  1. OOooo. Love this! I know I don't have the correct drill bit, but I do have a few bird salt/pepper shakers around here...

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  2. Oh yes I can see the buds, magnolia is beautiful.

    The birdy is great.

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  3. Very pretty. Almost too nice to hang outside. Love the fabric.

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  5. Very creative! I guess I need to find a Dollar Tree, I have been seeing those birds everywhere! Visiting from New Friend Friday!

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  6. Very beautiful! Hopping over from Creative Cats!
    ~Rebekah

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  7. Gorgeous! They do no have those darn birds at my Dollar Tree. Your is my fave take on that bird...and not just because it is stained with coffee.

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  8. Love your bird but I'm SO IN LOVE with your magnolia! I never knew I could antique with instant coffee. Thanks for the great idea :)

    btw, I'm your newest follower!

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  9. Magnolias are soooo pretty. I love the leaves too.

    I have a fun give-a-way that just started.

    Cheri

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  10. Isn't that pretty! It so floaty - love it!

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  11. Thanks for visiting and your lovely comments. I love your bird tassel. So pretty and nothing like onions.

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  12. So pretty! Thanks for sharing your creativity in the DIY Project Parade! :)

    Roeshel

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