Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Faith Country Church Autumn Folk Art Painting

I painted this scene several years ago on a very tiny, tiny piece of wood.  I wanted to be able to provide prints of this scene, so I painted it once again today and listed it on eBay:
 
 
Leaves gently drift floating and piling upon the ground creating a colorful palette of autumn beauty. Faith Country Church is celebrating Thanksgiving and will enjoy a hearty meal after the service with friends and family. Everyone knows there is nothing better to eat than a potluck dinner including Thelma's homemade pumpkin pies!

 
Have you planned your Thanksgiving dinner yet?  After burning our dinner last night, I hope I do a better job for our company.  I've come to realize that I can no longer multi-task. 
 
Catherine Holman
 

6 comments:

  1. What a pretty painting to enjoy for the week ahead. I haven't planned my meal yet...but it's time! Hugs!

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  2. This is a delightful painting Catherine, right down to the ribbon tied around the top.

    My husband cooks each year for turkey day so luckily, he gets to make all the plans, I just enjoy the food and help clean up.

    Have a lovely holiday.

    ruth

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  3. If I didn't have my timer, Cathie, I'd be sunk. Next thing is to remember to punch the button that sets the timer going.

    What a sweet painting and a lovely story about pot luck suppers.

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  4. Beautiful painting, Cathie. I love the colors!

    My mother-in-law is cooking this Thanksgiving. I'm looking forward to enjoying the meal without all the work and stress!

    Hugs,
    Donna

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  5. Such a lovely and warm painting to cozy up to on a cold autumnal evening. I really love your style, Catherine. So evocative of times past...to a gentler and sweeter time. That's not to say that we can't have that same feeling right here, in the present-day. And we can - simply by taking in all the warmth that this painting radiates in bucketfuls (of autumn leaves). Thanks for sharing this one with us.

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  6. Very lovely painting. This reminds me of the home improvement that I need to get working on! Thanks for sharing.

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Thanks for taking the time to share your sweet comments!