Thursday, September 24, 2009

We Got Mail!


Yesterday the cutest artwork arrived in my mailbox. A few weeks ago Queenmother had a blog giveaway and it was my name that was drawn. We are a happy recipient!

Now.... don't you think that is the cutest chicken you ever did see?

Tucked also inside the envelope was a very pretty hand painted book mark. As I like to say, you just can't have too many bookmarks! It'll be a lovely addition to my collection.

Thanks so much, Queenmother ... what a delightful treat!


Wishing you all a beautiful day
with a little bit of fun tucked in there somewhere,
Brenda
 
 



9 comments:

  1. Lovely, and no I don't think I have ever seen a cuter chicken.
    I love everything made by other's hands, you should be very pleased my friend, I am so happy for you.
    Have a great day.........:-) Hugs

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  2. Yes. It's quite a chick! :)

    Can't help but think of my mother, who loved chickens and had a small collection of roosters & hens. I thought they were corny when I was a young girl; now ... not so much.

    Now they represent all that's good about life, from farming the good earth to caring for it's creatures; from Sunday church to backyard picnics - and oh so much more.

    Blessings,
    Kathleen

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  3. Congrats on being the winner of the bookmark! That is one lovely, plump, adorable chicken!!!!

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  4. Glad you liked the Funky Chicken. As you can tell the bookmark was a very early attempt at art. The chicken is a lot newer. I am still working on getting better. But I agree with Bernie I love anything done my hand because I know it was made for me.
    Enjoy
    QMM

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  5. I forgot to tell you. It is finished with a spray varnish and does not need a glass over it, if you want to frame it.

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  6. What a cute chickie!! I love mail like that!

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  7. I wanted to post your bookmark too, but I couldn't get a photo that did it justice..... yes, handmade is special! Thank again, Queenmother!

    Glad you all are enjoying the cute chickie! She is adorable!

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  8. I really like the title Queenmother.
    And how fun for you to get such a great gift!
    Congratulations :)

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  9. Illustrations of cute fat hens are always SO fun, aren't they? They always make me smile.

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