Monthly Archives: September 2015

Antiquing in Forrest City and Wynne

I killed a lot of time roaming this weekend. While riding around Forrest City and Wynne I stopped at several antique stores and flea markets. It was fun and I found some neat things.

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Forrest City Outdoor Large Paintings

Across the street from the St. Francis County Museum at Forrest City is a little pocket park where a building once stood. It had 3 very large paintings  on large tripod easels. I have seen paintings in these little parks. … Continue reading

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You Know You are Old if You are Hanging at The Forrest City Museum

Friday, I was killing time and went to the St. Francis County Museum at Forrest City , AR. It is very unusual. There are lots of cards to read about all kinds of history in the county. To my surprise there … Continue reading

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Visiting Old Relatives at the Forrest City Cemeteries

While I was in Forrest City this weekend I had some time to kill. So, I went to both Forrest City Cemeteries and the Mt. Vernon Cemetery. At the old cemetery the family plot was the first one on the corner under a huge … Continue reading

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Revisiting Family Homes in Forrest City

This weekend I went to a family thing in Forrest City. Between the times I had to be somewhere I had lots of time to kill, so I rode around Forrest City looking at the old homes and businesses. I … Continue reading

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I Don’t Paint Signs – There is Always the Exception

I Do Not Paint Signs! If you know me you know I do not paint signs. I don’t paint signs for money. I just don’t do it. Everyone wants a sign, a birthday banner, a poster, a yard sale sign … Continue reading

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My Pin Cushion Collections to be on Display

I have collected antique pin cushions and made new pin cushions from recycled flea market finds for years. The Arkansas Quilters Guild is have a quilt show at a library in Little Rock this fall. They asked me to bring the … Continue reading

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Flea Market Sunday

I needed some stuff at Hancock’s Sunday and Pete was taking Anna to cheer. I hitched a ride and got my stuff. We had some time to kill, so we went to A Touch of Heaven flea market on the … Continue reading

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Quilting OZ

I finally finished my Wizard of Oz quilt for the challenge at AQG’s Quilt Arkansas.  I have never had so much trouble with a quilt trying to quilt it. I realized while I was quilting the  second border that I had gotten … Continue reading

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Four New Small Primitive Watercolors

I have been painting more since school started. I have three times a day where I don’t have kids and I paint to kill time. I have been finding frames, cheap old frames with glass and without glass and cleaning them … Continue reading

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