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Friday, August 26, 2011

Prim Items on Sale

Just found this in my email box: Factory Direct Craft purchased a million dollars worth of prim craft items and are offering them on sale.

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

A Whole Bunch of Prim and Autumn Giveaways

Sweet Meadows Farm is having an adorable bear kit giveaway.

Deadline: Aug. 27th

Northern Lodge via Paxton Valley Folk Art is having a giveaway of one of her lovely knitted scarves.

Deadline: Sept. 4th

Prim in the Country is having an adorable autumn giveaway.

Deadline: Aug. 30th. Tell her Deb from Paxton Valley sent you.

The Vintage Polka Dot is having a whimsical autumn giveaway.

Deadline: Sept. 7th

Raggedy Creations is having her first giveaway.

Deadline: Aug. 31st

Lee Hill Primitives is having a perfectly prim giveaway.

Winner announced Aug. 26th

A Primitive Place is having an adorable teddy bear giveaway.

Deadline: Sept. 18th

Dixie Samplar is having a surprise giveaway.

Deadline: August 31st.

Country Creations by Denise is offering an amazing Halloween Tree Giveaway.

Winner drawn: Sept. 1st

The Painted Pear Basket - aka the amazing painter Terrye French - is having an ornament giveaway.

Deadline: Sept. 1st

Sweet Home Stitchery is having an autumn stitchery giveaway.

Deadline: August 31st

Monday, August 22, 2011

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Liliya's Art Studio On Etsy

Hi everyone,
I'd like this week to introduce you to Liliya of Liliya's Art Studio.  She makes the most beautiful custom made crocheted accessories for your home.

I love the colours in these beautiful hand crocheted flower coasters which she has entitled "Autumn Calendula Blossom".  Made with 100% natural cotton, you will receive two 4 1/4" (11 cm) diameter coasters hand crocheted by Liliya in her pet and smoke free home.  Only $10.00 + shipping, what a beautiful accent for your fall decorating!  Just click the picture above to view her listing.

I hope you can take a minute to visit Liliya's shop to view her other beautiful home accessories, just click here and see you next week with another new Etsy shop find!

Deb Riddell ~ Paxton Valley Folk Art

Sunday, August 14, 2011

Handmade Steampunk Jewelry

Steampunk jewelry is definitely in a category of its own. I love the contrast between feminine and masculine, jewels and hardware.

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Another Interview

I was pleased to be interviewed by Suzy over at Suzy's Sitcom. What a hoot her interview is, as she incorporates my love of 24 in with the interview!

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Set Up Shop

I was fortunate enough to be interviewed at set Up Shop. The post went up yesterday. I hope you all will take a peek.

Gina also has a twitter chat every Monday at 8pm Eastern with #SetUpShop on Twitter. It's a great way to get feedback on your store and share marketing tips with other online shop owners of handmade items.

Monday, August 8, 2011

Meet Liat of My Nest Shop

Hello everyone, today I would like to introduce you to Liat of My Nest Shop.  Liat is from Israel and creates the most beautiful bedding and pillows for the nursery or for your home.  Liat says that she started to create her beautiful bedding when she was 8 months pregnant and 'nesting', hence the name of her shop!  She uses all natural fabrics in harmonious colours and textures to promote a restful and peaceful environment for you and your baby.

Dream with these beautiful pillows in tints of blue and brown, available in two sizes as pictured here.  $26.35 USD + shipping.  Click here or click the picture above to view this listing and be sure to visit My Nest Shop on Etsy.
Deb Riddell ~ Paxton Valley Folk Art

Sunday, August 7, 2011

Saturday, August 6, 2011

Prim Giveaways in Blogland

Here are a bunch of great prim giveaways for you to enter.
Black Creek Primitives is having a prim giveaway.

Deadline: August 10th

The Wicked Faerie Queen is having a bee pin cushion giveaway.

Deadline: August 10th

The Firecracker Kid is having a prim giveaway.

Deadline: August 11th

Prim in the Country is having a prim giveaway.

Deadline: August 15th

Whimsey Thoughts is having a gorgeous autumn stitchery pillow giveaway.

Deadline: August 18th

1890 Gable House Musings is having a delightful autumn prim giveaway.

Olde Crow Primitives is having an multiple autumm prim giveaway.

Deadline: August 21st

Me 2 U Primitives Online Booth is also having a autumn prim giveaway.

Deadline: August 22nd. Tell Trish that Deb of Paxton Valley sent you.

The Rusty Thimble is also have a fall inspired prim giveaway.

Deadline: August 31st. Tell them Deb of Paxton Valley sent you.

The Barely There Primitive Bear is having a prim giveaway.

Deadline: August 16th

Friday, August 5, 2011

Wednesday, August 3, 2011


Currently, I'm having a couple giveaways on Screaming Sardine; both of which are opened to residents worldwide!

10 collage sheets - winner's choice. Hurry and sign up as the giveaway ends on the 4th!

$10 Gift Certificate to Love in Bloom Boutique, which has some adorable hair bows. Deadline is 8/8.

Monday, August 1, 2011

Brush-Whacked ~ Say Hello To Lynn Hathy

Hi again everyone.  I'd like to introduce you today to Lynn Hathy of Brush-Whacked, don't you just love the name of her Etsy shop?!  Lynn is a painter who says that nothing can escape her brushes, she paints on canvas bags, furniture, wood bowls and anything else that will sit still long enough to be painted!  Here is one example of her amazing work entitled Loaves And Fishes.

Hand painted with an original design by Lynn on a vintage wooden bowl, the theme that inspired her great design is "Feed my children".  Little stick figures dance around the outside of the bowl that is beautifully painted in stunning colours.  $225.00 + shipping for this one of a kind decorative display center piece bowl.  Click here to view this listing and be sure to visit her shop,, for more one of a kind original pieces of artwork for you and your home.
Stay tuned next week for another amazing new shop from Etsy and thanks for visiting the Sunburnt Cow Handmade Shop!
Deb Riddell ~ Paxton Valley Folk Art