Monday, January 25, 2010


Blue Monday


Well,  it has been a while, but I am happy to be back posting on Blue Monday with my friend Sally

Hurry over and check out the list for today.

Sharon and I are planning on making banners for Easter and Spring.  She is here, but sick.  I have mentioned several times that Sharon was diagnosed with cancer of the throat on Dec 28, and has begun her treatments of chemo and radiation. 

I will show you all the stuff we have gathered  to make our banners.


We bought these sheets at Michael’s for 5 for $1.00.












The 2 books of papers were on sale at Michael’s and JoAnn’s for 9.99 each.

The ribbon was on sale for 5 for $1.00.

The paper punches we had purchased a while ago and only bought a punch the makes 1/4 inch rectangle holes , we will run our ribbon thru.

Hopefully Sharon will start feeling better today and I will show our banners one day this week.

Happy Blue Monday….Sally I did have some blue in my pictures!


Gena @ Vintage Rose Studio said...

Hi Barbara, thanks so much for your vist to Vintage Rose Studio .. I am far away, but yes, with technology today, it's a breeze! I was very curious about your blog "Purple Goat Lady" .... love all the wonderful materials you gathered and hope your frined is well enough soon, to help you make wonderful goodies ... I'm keen to see what comes out of your endeavours!!!
Until next time!
Gena @ Vintage Rose Studio
South Africa

Kristina said...

Oh I'll so be back to see your finished banners - loved all the patterns and colors you picked out.

marty (A Stroll Thru Life) said...

Gorgeous patterns and colors. I can't wait to see all the finished projects. Hugs, Marty

Dixie said...

Barbara... I just love what you've put together for your banners... I can hardly wait to see the finished banners!

Tell Sharon she remains in my daily prayers...

blessings. Dixie

SmilingSally said...

My twin brother is receiving from the chemo and radiation treatment that he's undergone for his esophageal cancer. What an ordeal that was! I hope that Sharon does well.

Happy Blue Monday!

LV said...

Sorry to hear anyone has that terrible heath issue. The fabric you have selected will make some very pretty banners. Best wishes to your friend.

The Quintessential Magpie said...

That looks like it's going to be fun for the two of you, Barb. Hope that Sharon licks this thing. Thinking of you both.


Sheila :-)

Mimi said...

I have so wanted to learn how to make these!!!
Please do a step by step one!!!!
I love the paper!!!
My daughter and I bought paper and paper mache letters to make HOP for Easter, I have already made--BOO--JOY--XOXO--LOVE and now time for HOP!!!! BUt would love a banner!!!!

Manang Kim said...

Love all those pastel colors. Thanks for sharing!


chubskulit said...

Looks like a busy day.

Blue Sky

Sue (Someone's Mom) said...

I love the colors. You have gadgets that I don't even know what they are. I can't wait to see the finished project.


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