Friday, February 11, 2011

Pink Saturday & Valentines Day


Happy Pink Saturday and Happy Valentines Day to all....
I had such good intentions of making all my Valentines this year .... something handmade and from the heart says L-O-V-E most of all. Well, I am feeling so disappointed in myself because that just did not get done!
I purchased a Cricut when they were on sale, last weekend, and I got bogged down in learning how to use it. It is not hard, but there are several little things to learn and the time flew by with me not getting one Valentine done. Sigh! I hope all my sweeties will understand and I promise that I will make it up at Easter....I am getting started NOW!

I did manage to get two new things done and on the The Ruffled Rose


And a pillow with the sweetest little girl by Ellen Clapsaddle....

Atleast this week was not a total loss and we only had to shovel twice, too! lol!

I hope you all have a happy and romantic Valentines Day!
Jil
xo
Be sure and visit Beverly's for this weeks list of sweet pink blogs all celebrating pink and Valentines Day!

27 comments:

Connie said...

You paint the most darling roses I've seen, sugar. I just love them. Happy pink saturday.
xoxo,
Connie

Donnie said...

You sure gave us some pretty pictures for Valentine's Day. Happy Pink Saturday.

Char said...

Although I am not participating in ps this week, I wanted to come in and wish you a very Happy Pink Saturday Jil and a Happy Valentine's Day too. Your items are just lovely, Char

Manni said...

Happy Pink Saturday :)
I love your paintings, they are beautiful!!!
Thanks for sharing
hugs
Manni

Holly said...

Oh, I wish I could paint roses like yours - they are so beautiful! We had a cricuit at work and I finally bravied it to see how it worked - it's fun, isn't it?
Hope your day is great!
Happy Pink Saturday!

Maleviks Rosenträdgård said...

HAPPY Pink Saturday :)
LOVELY Blog :)
I hope everything is good
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Jacalyn @ rmebathproducts.com said...

Your work is beautiful Jil and I am sure your Valentine's won't be upset. There's always next year, ha!

HPS,
Jacalyn

Cindy Lew's Studio said...

Your pictures are beautiful. Thanks for sharing.

Happy Pink Saturday!!!

Warm Wishes and Happy Valentine's Day, CindyLew

Gabriela Delworth said...

Happy Pink Saturday!


Lovely post, so very pretty pictures!


~ Gabriela ~

Tammy@Beatrice Banks said...

Beautiful pinks! Love all your creations.
Hope you have the sweetest of Pink Saturdays!

Sandi@ Rose Chintz Cottage said...

Hello sweet friend,
You do the most scrumptious work! I love your roses! The Betty Boop valentine is cute too. Happy Valentines Day and Happy Pink Saturday to you.

Blessings,
Sandi

Susan said...

What a charming blog you have! Thanks for your kind visit and sweet comments at my blog.
Happy Pink Saturday Jil!
- Susan

Marydon said...

Jil, Your gorgeous roses are so delightful to enjoy. Beautiful share ...

Happy Valentine's PS ~
TTFN ~
Marydon

The Polka Dot Closet said...

Oh I wish I could paint, those are beautiful fluffy roses and OHHH I love roses. I took a peek at your website and it is lovely!! I am your newest follower

Carol

Country Wings in Phoenix said...

Happy Pink Saturday Sweetie...
Such a beautiful share on this day.
I love your little corner stand, and those roses you painted, oh my gosh are they ever gorgeous. Your talents just soar sweet friend.

And that pillow is so elegant. It just says ROMANCE to me. I love the little girls face. How precious. It could go into so many corners of any ones home. I love it.

If you aren't painting, you are sewing. Such talents. Thank you for sharing with me this evening. I have so enjoyed my visit.

Have a beautiful Pink Saturday and Happy Valentine's Day sweetie. Many hugs and much love, Sherry

Sares said...

So pretty! It's always a challenge to learn all the ins and outs to a new gadget. I wish you luck! Happy Pink and have a terrific Valentine's Day!

Lynn said...

I so love the pillow and shelf. Blogs, the internet and such tend to make us feel we "must" do and be all things. I look at your creations and think how gifted you are, how beautiful your creativity is. Me, I am still getting ready to paint a breakfast nook to turn it into a studio for my art! I have good intentions, then my hubby and I go on "day dates", lol, which means I am newly retired and loving it. The rest will all fall into place, as will all the things you want to do. Happy Pink Saturday. I really love the pillow!

tina, theoldfrenchdoors... said...

They are lovely, im glad you stopped by to leave a comment now i have discovered you to. Im going to grab a cuppa and enjoy the rest of your blog.

Roselle said...

That shelf is gorgeous! Happy PS!
Roselle

Manni said...

Thank you Jill :)
I love when you post comments. They always, bring a smile to my face
hugs
xoxo
manni :D

I know I posted already, but I had to thank you!!!lol!

Denise@alloverroses said...

Happy Pink Saturday/Valentine's Day! Love your painted roses and the pillow is adorable! Have a great day!
Denise

Laura Ingalls Gunn said...

Oh I love that sweet table! Happy hearts day!

Petit Eyekiss said...

Wow, so much romance there on your blog. All these wonderful roses. Sweet!

sissie said...

Hi Jil,
Oh how I love your pretty, romantic creations. I wish that I could paint roses like you do. I would paint them on everything!

Happy Pink Saturday and Valentine's Day!!!

hugs
Sissie

Jacalyn @ rmebathproducts.com said...

Hey Jil just stopping by to let you know what sponge candy is. It is pretty exclusive to Western New York - it has a sponge center that melts in your mouth and is dipped in chocolate. I am not sure how they make the sponge part. Let me tell you though, it is the best candy!

Hugs,
jacalyn

Shirl said...

Hello, Happy Pink Saturday! Love your pink post this week! Your blog is beautiful! I love all the pretty things that you have made!
Blessings, Shirl
Shirls Rose Cottage

Sandy said...

Very sweet!

Thanks for visiting me,

xo
Sandy
My Shabby Streamside Studio
http://myshabbystreamsidestudio.blogspot.com/