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Snow Basket
Sweet Snow Basket measures 9-1/2" to the top of her hat. She is hand sewn from early linen & hand painted. She has stitched eyes & mouth and an old rusty nail nose. Her jacket is hand sewn from an early red quilt piece and is double breasted. She wears a hat & scarf sewn from early red Lindsey Woolsey and trimmed in the little bit I had left from the small quilt piece. She has little painted boots with tiny rusty bells attached. She carries a tiny basket that I hand painted in white with red polka dots. inside the basket is a bit of "melted" snow and "snowballs", I made the snow & snowballs from clay which I then painted and dusted with German glass glitter. 
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
PRICE: $195.00 - NO ORDERS
USPS PRIORITY SHIPPING IS INCLUDED
SOLD!



Civil War Santa - NORTH
Santa is 8-1/2" tall, is entirely hand sewn and rag filled.He wears clothing hand sewn from early Lindsey Woolsey and a piece of an old child's jacket. His jacket is trimmed with early wool batting. He wears a leather belt with a little buckle and a piece of old red & white stocking. The brim of his hat is an ink blue leather as is his little side pocket containing a paper flag, painted rusty star and Christmas greens with tiny rusty bells. 
SIGNED, DATED and ONE OF A KIND
PRICE: $210.00 - NO ORDERS
USA PRIORITY SHIPPING IS INCLUDED
SOLD!
Civil War Santa - SOUTH
Santa measures 8-1/2" tall, is entirely hand sewn and rag filled. His jacket is hand stitched from an early gray wool blanket piece, his trousers are from an early quilt back. His jacket is trimmed in early wool batting, he wears a leather belt with buckle and has a leather pouch with a tiny red painted star, a paper flag, Christmas greens & tiny bells. His hat is trimmed in leather and his socks are sewn from old black stockings.
SIGNED, DATED and ONE OF A KIND
PRICE: $210.00 - NO ORDERS
USPS PRIORITY SHIPPING IS INCLUDED.
SOLD!
Santa In The Woods
Santa measures 14-1/2" tall and he is VERY CHUBBY! His body is hand sewn from very early threadbare cloth and he is heavy rag filled. His hood and jacket are hand stitched from an extremely early faded red to Salmon quilt piece. It is trimmed in the batting from this quilt. The hood is lined with an early brown star calico. Around his waist is a thick piece of brown leather with medium size rusty bells tied on. His belt buckle is vintage, his buttons are hand sewn on fresh cloves. His trousers are early brown wool/cotton blend cloth. Little snippets of tattered long jons peak out of his trousers. He carries a paper covered box with Santa & pine cone trim. Nestled in the box are some sticks wound together with old batting, old wool & rusty bells, a tiny brown bottle brush tree and a painted steel Candy Cane.
OOAK NO ORDERS
PRICE: $459.00 SOLD!
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12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS
This is a chubby little Santa measuring 10-1/2" tall. He is attached to an old metal oil can with original blue paint. He is hand sewn from early cloth and rag filled. His jacket is early home dyed beautiful blue thick homespun. It is trimmed in early blue calico and adorned with tiny rusty bells painted white and a large rusty dagling from the hood painted white with blue polka dots. On his jacket I have stitched a paper Christmas ball which reads "12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS". He carries a tiny hand painted box to which I have added a bail handle & tiny rusty nails... "a bail handle pantry box", SO sweet!
SIGNED, DATED & OOAK
PRICE: $ 245.00 - NO ORDERS
USPS PRIORITY SHIPPING IS INCLUDED
SOLD!
Birch Bark Santa
This Santa measures 12-1/4" sitting in a birch bark holder which I drilled and attached rusty bells on wire. He really jingles! His jacket & hood are hand sewn from early brown Lindsey Woolsey and trimmed in early quilt batting. Nestled in the holder is a rusty steel Candy Cane. He carries a hand made bees wax candle with holder. Candle & holder are made by another artist. His body is sewn from very early tattered cloth.
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
PRICE: $235.00 NO ORDERS
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Minstrel Elf
Minstrel Elf measures 12" tall, is entirely hand sewn & rag filled. His ears & nose are separately applied. His jacket is hand sewn from early red wool challis. His stocking cap is hand sewn from the red wool challis and brown cotton, trimmed in an early red & brown striped calico and a large rusty jingle bell. His vest is hand sewn from early brown cotton and trimmed in the early calico adorned with rusty bells & an early calico bow tie. He has a little brown leather belt with buckle and a tiny chenille candy cane. His trousers are hand sewn, again using the early brown & red striped calico. He wears early brown & white stripe socks and hand sewn "Elfie" boots using light & dark brown leather and red leather straps with tiny buckles. He plays a "Folky" hand made guitar. I used an old hair pin box which I covered in musical paper, added hand painted neck headstock & bridge and added rusty nails, I attached rusty wire for the"strings". It slings around his neck by red leather attached with rusty nails.
SIGNED, DATED AND OOAK
PRICE: $410.00 - NO ORDERS
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SOLD!
Serenity
Serenity is an Angel of HOPE, LOVE & PEACE. She measures 13-1/2" tall. She wears a plain dress hand sewn from early brown cotton. Over her plain dress she wears an early brown calico full apron trimmed in a tiny brown gingham and matching pocket from an old child's dress. Attached to her apron is a tiny painted rusty heart and an old child's Bible & prayer book covered in early style with an 1800's brown floral calico. She has long drawers hand sewn from early linen homespun, early cotton socks and tiny leather slippers hand sewn from dark brown leather with light brown leather adornment with buckle. Her "Wings" are cut from pages of an old Hymnal. Her head covering is an early quilt piece and she has a rusty wire "Halo". 
SIGNED, DATE & ONE OF A KIND
PRICE: 395.00 - NO ORDERS
USPS PRIORITY SHIPPING IS INCLUDED
SOLD!
Clay Face Box SANTA
Santa's clay face is attached to a cloth head & body. He wears a jacket & a stocking cap hand sewn from early red Lindsey Woolsey. This is trimmed with early wool batting. He sits upon an oblong octagon shaped box covered in polka dots and bell papers. Beside him is a white bottle brush tree set in with an early red & white polka dot fabric. The piece measures 7" tall, Santa is 5", box is 2" X 4" and the tree is 5". 
SIGNED, DATED & ONE OF A KIND
PRICE: $195.00 - NO ORDERS
USPS PRIORITY SHIPPING IS INCLUDED
SOLD!
Birch Cone Snow Fellow
This snow fellow measures 8-1/2" tall and is hand sewn and painted. He has the sweetest face with stitched eyes, little boy ears and a birch twig nose. He wears very early threadbare wool in brown plaid. His hat & coat are adorned with tiny rusty bells. He holds a garland that I made from tiny birch cones & tiny rusty bells.
SIGNED, DATED AND ONE OF A KIND
PRICE: $195.00 - NO ORDERS
USPS PRIORITY SHIPPING IS INCLUDED
SOLD!
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