It was extra easy to pick a favorite piece this week
on account of I only finished three. Two were birds that were probably affected by my excursion into Rainbowland last week, turning them awfully colorful. The third was this little quilted painting-
I admit it, I'm madly in love with it! What's not to love? Red, white, and green (my favorite color combination), and lots and lots of my favorite white buttons! Plus, it's covered in those pretty polka-dotted mushrooms that I like so much. I even found the perfect pair of antique metal buttons for the squirrel's wheels.Gosh, I hope I don't sound too annoyingly braggy.
I just delight in my work.
It's makes me happier than if I didn't.
We racked our brains trying to name this one,
and finally came up with Amanita's Garden. Can you guess why?
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OK, OK, I'll tell you.
Amanita Muscaria is scientific the name of this mushroom:Look familiar?
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I hope this day finds you all
delighting in your endeavors.