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Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Snowmen Inspirations - Here - There - Everywhere

Welcome.  I am so happy that you stopped by.  My garden gate is always open for you to come in and sit and relax with a cup of tea while I share with you the inspirations for my art.  Last week I promised to  share an old  posts about painting a Snowman door greeter.  Let's join Bentley, my Studio Assistant, to look for some Snowmen inspirations to get you inspired to paint your own this year.

My love for Snowmen began as a child when my Grandmother gave me a little paper mache box with a Snowman on top and I loved it so much that she gave me one each year. This year I hung one of my Snowmen on the front door wreath to give it a new look;. 

                                            Garden Lady all dressed up for Christmas.

                                The watering cans have Snowmen painted on them!

                                           Let's go inside to see more Snowmen.

I brought the outdoor potted pine tree inside and surrounded it with Snowmen in front of a window. 

I hope that you found a little inspiration to paint your own Snowman.  You can find a tutorial for the Snowman below on my blog post dated 11-29-10 or 11-30-08.

Thank you for stopping by.  I love hearing from you and sincerely appreciate your visits, e-mails, comments and those who follow my blog.  Please let me know if you have any questions or would like to see me paint something special,

Have a lovely week.  Blessings, Erin

                          "Prepare a way for the Lord, make straight his paths."  Mark 1:3


Diane said...

as always, a fun visit to your blog. Love your snowmen!

~Lavender Dreamer~ said...

I love your sign..Snowmen Melt your Heart! How precious they all are! Happy holidays my friend!

Sonia said...

Your snowmen are just magical! So many pretty vignettes! Love your style...I'm going to have to paint one of your snowmen! Adorable! Merry Christmas!
Miss Bloomers

Mary said...

As always Erin your blog is such a delight and one I look forward to seeing. Who doesn't love snowmen? Thanks for sharing!!

Ruth Welter said...

Hello Erin, happy holidays to you. Love your snowmen, so adorable, the painted ones as well, so sweet. Have a great week.


Unknown said...

cute collection!

Anonymous said...

Love your snowmen - I have a fondness for melt-your-heart snowmen too. Mine started w/Mom's lighted snowman under the tree ....

I love your art in the wreath too. Looks great.

Always love your teapots!

I'm switching from email to RSS feed for your blog - trying to clean out readers and email and such.

Thanks! Hugs to Bentley and you!

Anonymous said...

Your snowmen are adorable, Erin. I also love those which are displayed on your stairs.
All looks so festive and cheerful.
Seeing your snowmen gave me the idea to create one on my own. I made two snowmen painted on small canvas.
They will decorate the Christmas tree that I am going to have for my 2 years old grandson.
Thank you to share your creative ideas and your beautiful home.
Hélène G.

PS I will show my painted snowmen on my blog.

jinxxxygirl said...

How nice to see someone love snowmen as much as i do! Thanks for sharing!! Hugs! deb

Vicki Boster said...

Erin- your snowman collection is so precious-- I love seeing them scattered around your lovely cottage. The little painting is wonderful!!