Photobucket     Photobucket        

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

My Design Portfolio~Part 2~And My New Roo!

Hey Guys! I hope you are having a great week! Mine has started out busy and will continue through the weekend. Do you have big plans for Labor Day? We have a family reunion on Saturday and might go to the lake on Monday. We'll see...Anyways, I mentioned I started working at the interior store some lately so I wanted to show you a little bit of what I have been making. Fall is just around the corner! This store has been getting in some cute fall items...it's really putting me in the fall mood! I'm also ready for cooler temps!
Look at this cute little scarecrow girl...I put her in a pot with a pumpkin and some fall flowers and foliage. How cute she would be on a front porch! (click to enlarge pics)

This scarecrow in the wagon was fun to make!
Fall Wreaths!


They sell alot of arrangements with the reds and golds.



I love all the wispy stuff!




An arrangement in a box! Love the bird lid...
Rust is really coming back in...they sell alot of it.

This one sold right after they put it out! It is actually in a gold basket and the birds sit on the handle.

I took a picture of these butterfly pictures on Friday and they sold over the weekend. Aren't they gorgeous!! They sure would look good in my house...and I love those butterfly pillows on the sofa!


This cute polka dotted rooster followed me home today! lol...Isn't he fun? I haven't bought anything since I have worked there, so it was about time! I used a container and fruits and foliage I already had and whipped this up in the kitchen! I haven't even glued him in yet. I just love him!! I really need to make one like this for the shop.

I posted part 1 of my design portfolio several months ago, I tried to create a link, but it's not working and hubby's in bed...sorry about that. I posted it on May 5 if you would like to take a look. Have a great rest of the week!!

18 comments:

Nancy said...

I just love your arrangements. You have a beautiful God-given talent :)

Kathy @ Creative Home Expressions said...

Sounds like you've been having fun working there, Kristen! I think I'd be spending too much of my paycheck there!

Sara said...

what beautiful arrangements!! I love those wreaths!! You have me inspired now!!!

Karen said...

That's my kinda of stuff! I love the whispy too. Have fun.
Karen

Simply LKJ said...

The arrangements are beautiful Kristen. I guess it would be hard not to bring things home from the store...it is all gorgeous!

Kim said...

Those are all quite amazing arrangements Kristen. I'm curious how long it takes to put one together. I'm always pulling pieces out of one arrangement and adding it to another. I also try to scoop up any and all pieces I find at yardsales and thrift stores to add to my existing arrangements. It's a fun hobby, but you are definitely the master!
xoxo,
Kim

Melissa Miller said...

Kristen everything you create is truly gorgeous. I really loved the one with the bird box lid. How pretty! Your new rooster arrangement looks wonderful in the kitchen. It's really a nice size and very beautiful too.

We are on watch for the hurricane churning away out in the Atlantic. Ugh! It should be okay and we will have tropical storm winds in our county. I get so nervous during bad weather though. I've been through too many storms in my life.

Have a great day!
~Melissa :)

Sue (Someone's Mom) said...

Ooo...beautiful things. I don't think I would come out ahead working there!

3LittleByrds said...

I love that scarecrow girl and your rooster. I want them. :) Such cute stuff.

Teresa @ Grammy Girlfriend said...

Everything looks great....Love your BUY from the store...

Gypsy Heart said...

Gorgeous things! I would LOVE the polka dot rooster...is there another? Your creations are always amazing...such talent!

Hope you have a wonderful holiday weekend ~

Pat

Designs on 47th Street said...

I Kristen! It's been too long, friend! Looks like I came over just at the right time to admire more of your floral work. Beautiful, for sure! Love seeing what you do!

Donna

Teri said...

All of your arrangemnets are so beautiful! I can't wait to see what you put up in your Etsy store! Even my husband is hooked on your work, but don't tell him I told you. ;)
Blessings,
Teri

Angie said...

Everything is gorgeous! I especially love the rooster one in the last picture. So cute!

Anonymous said...

Здесь много тем, приурочен ко растяжкам. У меня их огромное колличесво, выглядят шрамами,некоторые очень широкие, до 1см, есть ли тут люди у коих растяжки в последствии применения эфирных масел действительно сгладились? И еще вопрос, некоторое количество раз использовала масла миндальное и зародышей пшеницы, в качестве базовых... и добавляла масла пачули, нероли и лаванды. Так в последствии втирания этих масел на коже остается пленка!!! даже в последствии вытирания чистое чистом полотенцем, кожа скользит. Масла были аптечной компании Аспера. Без стёба, могу узнать остаются и масла других компаний на коже?

[url=http://2nt.ru/go/serial.php]Вообще любой сериал и особенно новинки я качаю тут [/url]
[url=http://2nt.ru/go/teets.php]Молодежное видео тут[/url]

Anonymous said...

[b]Привет Всем! [/b]
Я Екатерина Игнатюк... и это моя первая для начало запись в этом блоге.
Исходя из теории разумного эгоизма и как настоящая "эгоистка" расскажу немножко о себе любимой.
Я молода, здорова, небогата но стремлюсь, амбициозна, полна сил и энергии.
Живу счастливо, чего и Вам всем желаю.
У меня есть Интернет Клуб http://www.2nt.ru/users/katya (Двухлетний мальчик бросил курить ) благодаря которому я наменрена помогать сохранять и улучшать здоровье людям.
Буду рада вас видеть у себя в клубе.

Предлагаю Вам [b][url=http://2nt.ru/go/teens.php]бесплатное секс знакомства н новгород [/url][/b] и др, с огромным количеством информации по интересующей Вас теме. Для себя я обнаружила много интересного.

Anonymous said...

Ние малку тешко да се претплатите на RSS, во секој случај јас сум книга е означена овој интересен сајт, е доста корисно плус полни со информации.

Anonymous said...

Растаможка Киев, Одесса
Консультации ВЭД
Дима Литейный
logisticskiev7@yandex.ru
+38 093 318 1567

Featured in Country Woman Magazine fall 2012 for kitchen and crafts

My Photo
I'm a 40yr. old mother of 1. I've been married for 19 years to a wonderful man, Kevin. We have one son together named Chase who is 14. We live in a small town in Arkansas and have a dog named Sassy, a cat named Coco and now a chinchilla, Tiki. My husband is a Database Administrator and I have my own business called Kristen's Creations where I make and sell a variety of crafts. I worked in a shop as a floral designer for 15 yrs. until it closed. My former boss decided to retire and lease out her building. I enjoy crafting, decorating, and hanging out with my family. E-mail me at Kristenscreations@hotmail.com

To subscribe through email, add your email address below.

You are welcome to pin anything from my blog

Follow Me on Pinterest

Total Pageviews



The tip junkie featured my snowman mesh wreath!

homemade crafts

Popular Posts

BlogCatalog

Decorating Blogs - BlogCatalog Blog Directory

Sassy Girl

Sassy Girl

Cock a doodle doo!!

Cock a doodle doo!!

Wish we were here!

Wish we were here!

blog ranking

Lifestyle Blogs - Blog Rankings

Blog List

  • It’s Friday!! Welcome back to the … We’ve combined the popular parties at I Heart Nap Time, Lil’ Luna, Somewhat Simple, Tatertots & Jello and Today’s Creat...
    3 hours ago
  • Wow, this has taken a while and been a real challenge, but I am thrilled with the finished makeover. (Well, it is 99% finished. I still need to find a ru...
    5 hours ago
  • [image: mms-0035] When I met with Megan initially about her space, she was really leaning towards built-ins for storage. Something similar to the ones in...
    5 hours ago
  • Please go to the original site (link is under each image) to pin or share images from this post. [image: French Country Cottage Kitchen- PlumDoodles.com] ...
    10 hours ago
  • Happy happy Friday! I'm excited because as I speak the lights in the kitchen are going up (well, being wired anyway, I'll install them when they arrive fro...
    10 hours ago
  • I had a long list of books to read this summer and they were all fiction. However, one day I was roaming the aisles at Target and ran across *Chaser by J...
    11 hours ago
  • My son has been dreaming of University of Southern California since he was a little boy. What a good day when that acceptance letter came. Our home has b...
    15 hours ago
  • Debra over at Common Ground reminded me of this great fabric I had gotten from Décor Steals a couple of years ago. It’s a grain sack look fabric. It wa...
    16 hours ago
  • Well, it was actually Wed. I share my birthday with my best friend of 47 years and another friend too! So, my friend, Bunny had a wonderful luncheon at her...
    16 hours ago
  • [image: before-and-after-home-tour-kitchen-21] Say hello to Kim with Hunt and Host from Texas. She's a brand new, less than a year old blogger and I just l...
    17 hours ago
  • I think light fixtures are like jewelry in a room, and just as you coordinate your jewelry with your outfit you also need to coordinate your light fi...
    23 hours ago
  • It's that time again! Time for the Frugal Friday link party! I'm so glad you're here. Are you ready to par-tay?? Let's get right to it! Read more afte...
    1 day ago
  • Welcome to Foodie Friday and Everything Else. I wanted to let you all know that I am unable to blog at the present time. I miss you all very much and wi...
    1 day ago
  • If you would like to watch the livestream of Addicted to Anxiety tonight at 6:30 - here is the link. It will also stay up so you can watch later! http://liv...
    1 day ago
  • Hi there friends... Welcome to this weeks Share Your Style! This weeks host is Lynn from The Vintage Nest! ~~~ My family and I just got back this Monday fr...
    1 day ago
  • [image: Seafood Table Setting]A Seafood Boil + 5 More Tablescapes
    1 day ago
  • Hello ! Today’s the day to share pictures of the kitchen remodel with all of you! I’ve written about the process a few times before and I partnered with ...
    1 day ago
  • A few weeks ago when we were moving furniture out of the sun room for the new rug I had decided to take the drop leaf table out which meant it had to go so...
    1 day ago
  • Welcome to the Share Your style party Hubby and I have been busy updating our kitchen this week. I posted about the progress HERE and also shared a wi...
    2 days ago
  • I am ready for some football y'all! It has been exciting watching the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in preseason and in less than two weeks we'll be back at Doak S...
    2 days ago
  • Hello Dear Ones and welcome to Midweek with Marion and Babbette. Hope you're enjoying the addition of little Babbette. She is the one getting the attentio...
    2 days ago
  • [image: CONFESSIONS OF A PLATE ADDICT A Little Virtual Shopping05]It has been a *loooog* time since I took you for a little virtual shopping! *Sooo*…on a r...
    2 days ago
  • *republishing this because sometimes we all need a little reminder!* This morning I woke up feeling ‘blah’. I think I might have actually even said, “ugh” ...
    2 days ago
  • [image: August 2015 Stitch Fix review by virginiasweetpea.com] My monthly Stitch Fix box arrived last Thursday and like always, I couldn’t wait to open it ...
    2 days ago
  • [image: image] Everyone knows how much I love curtains – and - how much I think they add to an interior. Over the years, I have designed many curtains...
    3 days ago
  • [image: Teacher’s Paper Apple Centerpiece] Hello IC lovers! With school back in session I have gotten some serious work done on my new craft studio makeo...
    3 days ago
  • THE BLUE GOOSE by Nedra L. Culp It was late at night and the moon was shining brilliant white through the large window and across her bed. She wakened f...
    1 week ago
  • Welcome. It’s been a while…I know. Trust me, it feels like forever since we got to have some time together! Life around here just seems to be so busy...
    1 week ago
  • The dog-days of Summer are upon us, and Fall is on it's way. I've stayed busy with "tons" of work around here. Most of those projects aren't picture worthy...
    1 week ago
  • This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Duck Brand. All opinions are 100% mine. I’ve worked with Duck Tape® for quite some time. I’ve made ...
    1 week ago
  • I am in denial about back to school. Even the sudden increase in temperatures has not gotten me excited for the end of Summer. The only thing I look forw...
    3 weeks ago
  • Greetings! Thanks a bunch for your kind words about the new look in our front sitting room! As I mentioned in that post, I somewhat "stole" a few items fr...
    4 weeks ago
  • These closet doors are dreamy!!! *Dream Book Design *turned an unattractive closet door into something I want!!! Learn *how to build a barn door for a...
    1 month ago
  • Marinated Skirt Steak - ButterYum
    2 months ago
  • This is a post to brag a bit on my talented husband. However before I get to that...let me tell you the story. Back in the early 90's we made a move from S...
    2 months ago
  • I was asked to create a prayer board for a friends office. It had me thinking. How often have I forgotten a prayer request? I try hard to remember each ...
    2 months ago
  • This Miniature Pewter-Like Teapot with Lid that lifts and tilts is adorable at the height of just 1 1/2 inches tall, and matching teacup, saucer, and disp...
    7 months ago
  • *Hi! I have been decorating for Christmas this week and finished the piano so I wanted to share.This will be a short post, I am working hard to get my hous...
    8 months ago
  • I have been keeping a secret for a few months... and it has been hard not to give it away! Thank goodness I can finally tell you today!!! After 4 1/2 y...
    1 year ago
  • Hello Lovlies, You are cordially invited to join me at my new blog, Larkspur Interiors. WHEN: Now! WHERE: www.larkspurinteriors.com R.S.V.P.: Not necessa...
    1 year ago
  • It's Friday once again. Can you believe it? And it's time for another great house tour. Today we're snooping around Jenna's home at Rain On A Tin Roof. ...
    2 years ago
  • Projects, projects, do they ever end? lol There is always something to add to the list, isn't there? I had wanted to add bead board to the ends of our ...
    3 years ago

Designed By: