Thursday, July 12, 2012

Freeport Show

We are going to Freeport IL August 3-5.  I have never been to this one either. 

Macy with of course have her lawn tractor or garden tractor.  I  have been to 2 different tractor shows n one called it a lawn tractor the other one called it a garden tractor.  I will have to update n tell you what this one calls a Lawn mower without a mowing deck on it. 
1989 Ford
       This girl is soooooooooooo proud of her new stacks her grandpa Russell n Dad put on for her.  The boys with there lawn tractors would just be checking hers out it was sooo CUTE.  She showed those boys up.  That's my girl. 

The web site for the next show is it gives all the info there. 
Admi.  for Adults is 6.00
                 Kids is  3.00

There looks to be allot of neat stuff to do at this one.  There is a train that you can ride.  Horses n horse powered equipment, sawmill, threshing machines, gasoline engines, Antique tractor cars n trucks, Stave mill, Large display building, steam traction engines, and Huge flea market oh yes and a RUG WEAVER. 

I will be demostrainting making coasters n dollhouse rugs.  I will have place mats, table runner, coasters dollhouse rugs and tons of Rag Rugs.  Made all from rags no new fabric. 

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Coasters N Dollhouse Rugs

I make these coasters n dollhouse rugs at Tractor shows when I demonstrait rug weaving these are just a few that I made At one. 
They are $2.75 for one.
I made them just to see n I sell them all the time. 

I make them in several different colors.  They are leftover scraps from the rugs.  I dont throw anything away                                                       

Girls love them

Friday, July 6, 2012

Washington Cherry Festival

Booth at Washington on the Square

Our rack with SOME placemats n tablerunners

Up front in the baskets it my Coasters or Dollhouse Rugs
 We met alot of great People.  They said they were driving around the square n see us and Say
                                          "RAG RUGS"

Monday, July 2, 2012

Last Minute

Last minute We are going to Hopedale Il for the 4th of July.  From 10:a.m to 9:p.m.  We fill crazy on our last minute decision.  But we are going to try it out.   Hopefuly its a GOOD ONE!

5K run/walk
Car Show
Flea Market
Kids T Ball
NITPA Tractor Pulls
Old Timers Ball Game
Men's Ball Game
Prime Time Country Opry
Chicken Dinner
and of course FIREWORKS