Welcome to my update on Early Work Mercantile!

Tis' the season of Christmas tidings to thee....snowflakes and evergreens grace the Bittersweet Moon Farm these days as the holidays draw near.  What a beautiful and special time of the year for all of us here!  I have created some lovely items to grace your primitive holiday homestead!  Make yourself comfortable and enjoy taking a look around!  I hope you enjoy my offerings and have a blessed holiday season!!!! You may click on individual pictures for a more enhanced view!


                                                      Punch needle Snowmen on Antique Door Knob


Adorable punch needle snowmen each secured to an antique door knob measures 8 inch tall!  Each snowman was lovingly punched and aged to perfection.  I hand embroidered a "Snow" banner that each holds and is mounted on a rusty wire.  Selling each seperately for $45.00 EACH piece.  Buyer to pay shipping costs. SOLD******WILLING TO TAKE A FEW ORDERS****PLEASE INQUIRY
                                                        









                                               Standing Santa on Barnwood Base


Santa is ready to adorn your primitive home this season!  Santa is constructed from aged osnaburg.  Measures in at 15 inches tall!   Dressed in the finest aged homespun attire with wool trim he stands and is securely mounted to a 100 year piece of barnwood from our farm.  He carries an aged and  painted candy cane and a primitive horse with sheeps wool mane and tail!   All made by myself!  Santa's bead, mustache and eyebrows are needle felted sheeps wool.  I have hand painted his eyes on.  Santa's arms are fully posable with wire inserts!   Beside him is a Christmas tree with vintage garland.  Tree also features a grapevine star at its peak!  Alot of detail in this piece...would be a great present for that someone special this year!  Santa is made using a pattern from Maureen Mills.  He is priced at $95.00.  Buyer to pay shipping costs.  Thanks for looking!







                                                             Snow Fellas

Two great snow fellas here to dress up your holiday home!  Made from a Maureen Mills pattern by myself.  The two fellas are made from osnaburg fabric that has been painted and aged with my aging technique.  They both have felt hats trimmed with aged cheesecloth,  painted stick noses, seed bead eyes and mouth details.  Each carries an aged chenille candy cane.  This is a hanging piece and measures 19 inches from tip of hat to boots!   Price for EACH snow fella is $59.00. Buyer to pay shipping .   PLEASE SPECIFY GREEN COAT OR GOLD COAT WHEN ORDERING YOUR SNOW FELLA!  Thanks for looking!  GREEN COAT SNOW FELLA IS STILL AVAILABLE!  
GOLD COAT SNOW FELLA IS SOLD!










                                                  Snowman Stocking

Lovely unique snowman stocking is a large piece measuring in at 26.5 inches!  He and the stocking are made from painted and aged osnaburg fabric.  Snowman features a clay scupted nose, wool and seed bead eyes and seed bead mouth!  He wears an aged osnaburg outfit with rusty bells down the front side and an aged gathered homespun ruffled collar.  He has black painted boots and would be a great doll that you could display outside of his stocking if you desired!  Snowman doll measures in at 21 inches outside of stocking!    His hat is painted and aged osnaburg with a "S" stamped on the band.  He has a painted and aged osnaburg star wand mounted on a wood branch from our farm. Stocking includes a hanger loop and is osnaburg aged and painted with red and green.  He is made from an adapted Kim Bour pattern.  Kindly asking $90.00 buyer to pay shipping costs.  Thanks for looking!