Sunday, April 15, 2012

Nature Behind Glass


I was just messing around in my studio today to get some stuff ready to take to the antique shop where I rent a small shelf.  I seldom start with a plan as.....I seem to do my best work when I'm spontaneous.
 
 
I've had this glass display case for a while with no inspiration and even tried to 'rust' the metal (it didn't work).  I actually now like the juxtaposition of the natural, rustic elements and the glass and metal.


"Nest" woven from Black Eyed Susan vine, assorted mosses, quail eggs, hornet's nests, tallow berries, a vintage clay pot, feathers and a few branches.....nature's bounty!


I'll be taking it to the shop tomorrow...

Thanks for stopping by, and I would love to hear from you.

Blessings,
Susie

10 comments:

  1. I love it. I'm with you. Creativity doesn't come until I start working on a project. That's why it's so hard for me to delegate to anyone what they can help me do. Yikes! That's how I get myself overloaded, but...oh well.

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  2. Love those natural type of displays! Very creative! Hope you have a great week! :)

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  3. No design is better then Mother nature. Lovely

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  4. That is gorgeous- once that is in your shop I think it will sell in no time flat! Blessings to you today and I hope you have a wonderful week- xo Diana

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  5. This makes a sweet natural display. We don't have tallow berries. I love the look of them. Thanks for stopping by! The napkins are from William Sonoma! They are lovely and soft and they still carry them.

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  6. Hi Susie! Thinking about you and wondering how you are!! Wedding #2 is in 12 days, and then I get my life back!! Hope we can get together then! Let me know how you are, sweetie!
    Hugs,
    Becky

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  7. LOVELY PICS:) I really like your blog and I want to follow, do you have twitter or FB??

    If you want some swedish decor inspiration, you can check out my blog:)
    Have a great week.

    LOVE Maria at inredningsvis.se
    (Sweden)

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  8. Hey Susie, you've got a knack for putting beautiful things together...

    Sylvia

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  9. Thank you for posting this. It’s exactly what I was looking for!

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  10. Love all of the natural materials! Glad you made it out to the Christmas Show!

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