Category Archives: Collecting

Painted & Distressed Vintage Embossed Apothecary Bottles

The moment I discovered painted and distressed Mason jars on the internet I was smitten with the look. It got me thinking about embossed glass and I decided to try out the look on a few vintage apothecary bottles I … Read more

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2012 Holiday SOUVENIR and Tiny Treasures

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The 2012 Holiday Issue of Heather Bullard’s SOUVENIR magazine was just released and I’m very excited to be a part of it and in the company of so many fabulous contributors! Enormous thanks to Heather Bullard and her talented team … Read more

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When Collections Collide: Vintage Toy Trucks & Paint By Number Paintings

As my various quirky collections grow they often merge into one another. Recently, my vintage toy truck collection welcomed a new friend in the form of a 1957 Tonka Farms stake truck found at an antique shop in Lodi, CA … Read more

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