Sunday afternoon and night we got snow!!!!
I love the look of the bushy tree thing covered in
We have 2 pine trees on each side of our mobile
home and the amaze me when the branches hold so
To get the snow started I spent Sunday morning
stringing my tatting into this wire snowman
frame to create my first very large suncatcher.
And just so everyone knows, this one is MINE!
I got this wire frame snowman(which is actually
a Christmas card holder), many years ago hoping
to add tatting and make him a fabulous one of
a kind giant suncatcher.
I took these pictures today and you can
see that most of the snow is gone, but
they are saying this weekend there is
a lot more on the way(up to a foot).
I tatted this from the Exquisite Luncheon Set on pg. 30
of the book Tatting Doilies & Edgings edited by Rita Weiss.
It's only the center and I added clear beads to
to each ring, and then strung it to the wire
frame with large clear beads for more sparkle.
I plan on adding tatting to the scarf area,
and to the cheeks, and tatting to the hat,
but at least this much if finally done for
this year. It's as large as a whole
regular size window(top or bottom
section of the window).
This is just so you can see more of the
Have a wonderful day and hopefully
some tatting time too!!!!! :)