Monday, June 27, 2011

IA Weekly Challenge: Nursery Rhymes

My favorite nursery stories were always the Beatrix Potter books.  Each book tells the story of a different animal, each with their own unique personalities and adventures.

This canvas growth chart combines some of my very favorite characters;

Squirrel Nutkin

Peter Rabbit
Jamima Puddleduck

Jeramy Fisher



 This particular chart was a custom order.  If you'd like one of your own, or if you have another idea for a custom canvas growth chart, then drop me a comment or visit my Etsy shop;







9 comments:

Grannie Annie said...

Such charming pictures they are very special and a wonderful childhood memory.

peggy gatto said...

I just love these!!!

Mano y Metal said...

love the images! :)

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Des.

Kottage Kreations Jewelry Designs on Etsy said...

What an appropriate entry for the challenge and it's so fun that you have them in your shop!!

see you there! said...

What wonderful illustrations for a growth chart. Very good response to the challenge.

Darla

Jo Murray said...

Lovely idea Judy... bet these go like hot cakes.

IM GIRL said...

Always amazing! I think this is my favorite one! I think I must say that every time!

XO
Kim

Kat W said...

Your charts are adorable & this one is particularly gorgeous. I'm sure your charts become precious family favourites that will remain in families for future generations.

Kat Xx

Tammy said...

Such a fun addition to a child's room. I love the characters you painted. They are perfect and beautiful! Well done my friend.

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