Here in Oregon we have a pretty down right spectacular fall, since we have hundreds of varieties of deciduous trees here, including many varieties of gorgeous maples. The leaves are just starting to change and there is now a bit of a chill in the air, along with the site of local apple trees laden…
Colorful, Pretty Flowers
Here are some gorgeous flowers and plants to check out. All of these shots were taken on my recent trip to the coast…enjoy!! 1. Acalypha (chenile plant) 2. Gloxinia siningia (gloxinia) 3. Cosmos Bipinnatus (cosmos) 4. Papaver (poppy) 5. Digitalis (foxglove)
Handcrafted Jewelry…For American Cancer Society
Here are some very cool pieces from Laura Slocum. Her beautiful work can be found at one of her two stores on Etsy. Laura Slocum Painted or Creatively Tangled Laura is a dear friend of mine and a fellow Etsy artist. She was diagnosed with ovarian cancer a few months ago and is currently undergoing…
Upcoming outdoor markets!
Hey Portlanders, This post is to announce my upcoming outdoor shows. I hope you will stop by and say hello! I will be having a couple of giveaways for various necklaces from my store. I’d love to see you there! First show is at: Multnomah Days date: Aug 15th, 2009 Time: 10:00-4:00 Place: Multnomah village,…
Seattle’s Pike Place Market
Hot town summer in the city! I just had to say that, Seattle was really all that for me during my recent trip there. Fun, fun, fun are three words that come to mind. I just went on a mini vacation there for 3 days. I rode the train, it’s a quick 3.5 hour trip…
Botanical Bird 3-Day Sale!
3 DAY SALE!! FRI-SUN JUNE 5TH-7TH 10% OFF ALL ORDERS OF $30 OR MORE 20% OFF ALL ORDERS OF $100 OR MORE A great time to save and stock up on some lovely jewelry for summer or anytime! The discounted amount will be refunded to your account, contact me for details.
Botanical Bird at upcoming crafts show
Hey Portlanders! I am excited to announce that I will be showing and selling my jewelry at an upcoming arts & crafts show in Portland, Oregon!! There will be a range of artists and crafters participating. The show is on a Sunday evening, there will be music, food and drink, so come check it out,…
Giveaway!! Dogwood Blossom Necklace
It’s been awhile since I did a giveaway from my shop, so I thought it would be fun to do a Spring Necklace! This contests is called the ABC’s of flowers. For a chance to win this lovely necklace, please name 3 flowers, one beginning with an “A”, one with a “B”, and one with…
CONTEST WINNER!! Congrats to Prospero’s Girll!
The winner of the “Firefly” art glass pendant is Prospero’s Girl CONGRATULATIONS!! Winner was chosen through a random drawing A new contest will be announced on Tue 5/5/09!
Friday Freebies! May 1, 2009
Today’s Friday Freebies are: Receive a Free necklace when you spend $44 at Botanical Bird or Receive a Free pair of earrings when you spend $24 at Botanical Bird Please be sure to mention Friday Freebies on the etsy invoice in order to redeem this offer!
Giveaway! Watercolor Art Necklace
I’m thrilled to offer this beautiful watercolor art glass necklace! This beautiful necklace named “Firefly” is hand painted and was created by etsy artist Laura Slocum of Laura Slocum Painted This lovely necklace comes on a 17″ long red silk cord with lobster clasp. Arrives in a cute little tin. For a chance to win…
Eco friendly craft show! April 15th-29th
Looking for Eco friendly stuff? Come check out the I heart handmade Eco Show Free giveaways daily! Some fabulous things you’ll find there include: Baby & Kid items Bath & Body Clothing & Accessories Fine Art Food & Edibles Home & Garden Jewelry Papercrafts Toys
Wishing everyone a beautiful Spring time and a wonderful Easter weekend! Here are some adorable vintage Easter images to check out. Enjoy!
Something fun to look at!
You can get this poster here.
FRIDAY FREEBIES! April 3, 2009
FRIDAY FREEBIES! Today’s freebies at Botanical Bird are: Buy one necklace and receive one pair of earrings! Buy two necklaces and receive two pairs of earrings! Please mention Friday freebies on your Etsy invoice to redeem this offer.
Skagit Valley Tulip Fields!!
I lived in Seattle for about eight years, during that time I was fortunate enough to be able to attend the Skagit valley tulip festival almost every year! I have to say that it is truly one of the most magnificent sights I’ve ever seen! It’s best to visit the Tulip Festival during the week…
Congrats to Sarah!
Congratulations to Sarah John Afana! Winner of the Silver Swallow Earrings! all persons following my blog were entered, winner was determined through a random drawing. Check back often, I will be posting another giveaway very soon!
Today I would like to share some truly beautiful and spiritual items found recently on etsy. The first is a stunning painting of Buddha, this beauty was created by Tcatalano this is actually a Giclee, (zhee clay) which is a high quality reproduction of an original painting, which is done on canvas. This artist creates…
Lavender Blue… So lovely together
Here are some very gorgeous things that I’ve found recently on etsy, have a look at these really fabulous shops! Click on the store name to enter the shop! The first shop is AnnieDesign I’m totally in love with all of the beautiful hand crocheted lovelies that this artist creates, and they are very reasonably…
Win a Free Pair of earrings!!
Follow my blog to win! Winner will be posted here on the blog, March 15th Good Luck!
And the Kreativ Blogger Award goes to
mymothersgarden Envejewelry Uncorked TheVintageCloset Bululu Heartspace Lolos Okay now it’s your turn, …Congrats! & have fun!! Here are the rules! List 7 things that you love and then pass the award on to 7 people…tagging them and letting them know they won! You can copy the picture of the award and put it on your…
I’m totally lovin all of these yellow beauties!! Just wanted to share some sunshine with everyone today! This gorgeous daffodil photo is by 3LambsDesign- www.3lambsdesign.etsy.com The lovely blue dress is by Gaiaconceptions- www.gaiaconceptions.etsy.com The beautiful yellow bag is by Daphnenen- www.daphnenen.etsy.com
Giveaway Winner!! Congrats to Cindy
Congratulations Cindy of CPMELO! You are the winner of the Vintage brass locket necklace, your name was drawn from all of the names with the correct answer.
I love flowery things
Here are some very lovely Spring time creations that I found while perusing etsy recently! StoriesDivinations, is a really fabulous shop! This artist creates gorgeous collages, journals and more, she also donates much of the proceeds to various charities, making this and even more awesome place to do some shopping. Next is the very awesome…