I came across this natural leaf wreath at hgtv.com. I love utilizing nature when decorating for fall. So, I decided to knock-it-off myself! I picked up some colorful leaves one morning as I was walking my son to school.
Then, I sprayed them with an acrylic coating to preserve them.
Using a simple thread and needle, I linked the leaves together and then wired the entire ring of leaves onto a metal wreath frame.
I love my natural leaf wreath! I hope you do too.
I love chicken wire. So I was very excited when I came across the following chicken wire pumpkin at Craftberry Bush.
It has an industrial French country look to it, combining the wire with twine.
I loved it so much, I had to knock it off.
Being an artist, I emphasized the sculptural aspect of it.
Being pragmatic, I made it so it serves a purpose beyond just decoration. It holds all of the wine corks I have been saving.