It really is never easy to say
your last "Goodbye" to a loving parent, especially the only remaining one!
The funeral and all the associated emotional events around it
did leave us quite empty.
However, I can't tell you just how many blessings, how much comfort and peace
I received from the most heart warming comments I received from
blogging friends and even bloggers unknown
during this time of grief.
So as a way of expressing my deep gratitude and appreciation to you all
and to help restore some of my creative motivation
I have created
ending on Friday, 23rd September.
for you all to enter as a Bouquet of Love!
It also provides a chance for my new followers to possibly share in my creations.
There are no rules except one entry per person
please feel free to
place it on your sidebar to share with others.
I have two chances for you to win:
The first person drawn will win the above collaged and embellished
(This was very popular in a previous giveaway!)
made from a recycled lace tray cloth, a cut lace linen doiley,
scrim and satin ribbon roses with vintage buttons,
a buckle and a bundle of lace fabrics.
The second person whose name I draw
will receive this embellished lace and linen doiley needlebook
with some white silk tassel fringing,
Venetian and cotton laces and
So here is the total amount being given away:
The draw will take place on
Friday, 23rd September.
I wish everyone including all my new followers
the very best of luck and look forward
to your continued love and support of my artwork
thank you all so very much for leaving such wonderful comments.
Enjoy this protea from our garden "Blushing Bride".
Wishing you love, peace and blessings,