Tuesday, October 23, 2007

Finally! I made it! FIT Quick and Dirty....

The first big batch of Free Giveaway Packs are in the hands of the postal service and heading your way! I have 6 more to pack and they will be mailed tomorrow. Fun!!! Here is a little sneak peek!

This is 174 year old ledger paper. It is a store ledger, but I have no other information on it's origins. Your pack has two beautiful, original sheets. Both sheets have writing but on one of the sheets I have printed some of my antique egg prints. Unfortunately the eggs are only ink jet printed. I tried printer after printer and no one would run the ledger paper through their machines. Something about policy, blah, blah, blah, only commercially approved paper, blah, blah, blah, the paper's so old it would catch on fire in our machine, blah, blah, blah. Anyway, I would recommend laser copying the page and using that copy in your art. Ink jet ink will not hold up in most applications. I hope you guys love these!!!!

My sweet husband is out of town this week and I am here with the boys:) Makes for one busy Momma! I am posting this from my new computer which works like a charm:) Thank you for all of your positive computer vibes:) Yeah!!!
Ok, real fast because I have monkeys waiting for me to read bedtime stories. The FIT today is soooo sweet! I can't pass up the baby christening gown photos. Ever. I must have 100's. But they are all so sweet:) This little cutie melts my heart! I want to snuggle him in the crook of my neck:)


Lori said...

why don't we dress babies like that anymore? is anything cuter? he is a beauty!!! and SQUEAL!!! those ledger sheets are FAB~U~LOUS!!! do these exclamation points make me look manic? be honest!!!!!!!

Simply Me Art said...

Hi Miss Jamie, thank you for your Kind Words on my Blog. We are here and Safe, thank god in Heaven. This is the Second time around with this and I hope to not make it three. Your Blog and Art are such a Joy to stop in and See. Hope you have Great week with your Boys and your big boy gets home safe and sound..Hugs Jamie

FrostingsNSparkles said...

OOoooooh, I wish my husband would go away for a week!! (its a treat when he goes anywhere, the house stays so clean!) That baby is pudgielicious, so cute and sweet :D :D

Eastjewels said...

Hi Jamie......from the north, Oklahoma lol Just wanted to thank you for the free pics. I am doing a series of ATCs (100 to be exact) and I am going to use several of your freebies so thanks again. I will try to send you some pics of the ones I make with you images. Maybe I will even send you the ATC

Eastjewels said...

Oh by the way Jamie, your work is terrific and I love your blog and all the great links. Good job. Maybe I should make a link to your blog from mine. Would that be ok with you? leastart@yahoo.com

A bird in the hand said...

Having a fit (a good one) looking at these images!!

I got the vintage envies yesterday, and the freebie made the flamenco dancer in me squeal.


Pam Aries said...

Jamie..you are so funny! I love Lori's comment!!!!!!!! Ha !!!!!! (I always use too many ....'s and !!!!!'s. Girl it is still hot as hell! Today RAin and flood!!!

Katy said...

Got the ledger pages in the mail yesterday and I'm thrilled! Looks like the totals at the bottom are in British pounds sterling. Where on earth do you find this stuff?!!!Thanks again.

Darlene said...

Oh My Goddess!!! That ledger paper is beautiful. What treasures! I am psyched!


Anonymous said...

How wonderful! I hope that you don't push yourself to hard. Mommies deserve a break too. Thanks for sharing all of the things you do with us. Free pictures...etc. Your soo giving! :) *HUGS*

Kari & Kijsa said...

Wow!! What fabulous papers! Where in the world did you find such a fabulous find!!!!!!!! (really you can't use the word fabulous too many times in situations like this!!!)

kari & kijsa

Ali said...

That ledger paper looks gorgeous! What a generous person you are Jamie!
thanks for another FIT - a real little cutie!

Ellie said...


I was in shock, when i saw mail
from you, I do think I squealed
with delight, outdoors in public...
what will the neighbors think!

It is so beautiful and unique, even
the smell, reminds one of yonder
days...what was it like? Love it,
can't wait to decide how to use it!
Thanks for your kind words and advice!

I also ordered some items from you,
at your store, ETSY....YOU inspire
me to get busy, get my work/art out there! Thanks for
the rare gift!


Joan Ellis said...

Jamie, thank you so much for the fabulous ledger paper--how generous of you to share it! I will use it for something special, you can be sure of that!

The Decorated House said...

Hey Jamie!
I totally forgot that I had begged for some paper. :)
It's beautiful! Love the eggs.
I know your kindness and generosity will return to you at least 10 fold!
Thank you bunches!

Erin Earls said...

I got mine this week, and I must say I love them!! Thinking and thinking of all the things I can use them for is easy, choosing one it the hard part. Thank you so much! That baby is so sweet.
Hope you had fun with the boys.
Love Erin~

Bejeweled said...

Oh gosh, that ledger paper is beautiful!! And definitely not "L"iquo"r" lol!!

Glad your new computer is working well!

Take care!


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