Thursday, February 4, 2010

Vintage Bread Board

I found this vintage bread board at a local antique shop, a place where I find many of the things I paint on. I painted a Terrye French design on it, added a vintage cookie cutter and some homespun fabric. This board was well used. I can imagine the cook of the family using this board to cut the veggies for dinner. When I picked the board up I knew I was holding a lucky find. This prim gal fits so perfectly on this board. It was a delight to paint.

I have finished preparing for the snowstorm; while the snow is falling my brush will be flying. I don't know what it is about snowy days, rainy days, gloomy days, they always put me in the mood to paint or clean. They energize me to move and be productive. With a forecast of 20 plus inches of snow due to arrive Friday and Saturday, I should accomplish a lot of things I have been putting off. I sure wish one of those things was organizing my studio. Who knows, it might happen.


Lynn @ Painting Thyme Needfuls said...

Just love your bread CUTE with the cookie cutter on it!!! I'm always looking for breadboards they make great paint surfaces especially the ones that are "well used"! They are forecasting snow here too..while I have had ENOUGH snow I do love that snowed in feel to get things done!!!!
Have a great day!

Marie said...

I love it!!! I like that you added a cookie cutter on it. It looks very well used and it's perfectly prim. Great job Willa!!!

Jody said...

Gorgeous job Willa! That design fits perfectly too!

Karen~The Barely There Primitive Bear said...

Cute! You don't often see cutting boards
that long, what a great find and a
wonderful pattern! I am glad you are
supposed to get that much snow & not me!
LOL...It just keeps missing us....

Bear Hugs~Karen

The Olde Country Cupboard said...

I love it, I am always in awe of people who can paint like you do.
A great job.

Anonymous said...

Love the cutting board!! We are getting that snowstorm too, but with only 10 to 12 inches of snow!!

Valley Primitives Gift Shoppe said...

Just love your bread board!!

Angie Berry said...

What a neat touch to add the cookie cutter and homespun! Your prim gal is adorable! Girl, you are good!!

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