"Something Other Than a Card"

Friday, May 21, 2010

Todays post is not a card. Surprise, Surprise. I'm always saying how crafty my wife Rose is. She knits, Crochets, and does plastic canvas. She can do it in here sleep, or when she is sitting in front of the TV watching her favorite soap opera. Don't ask me how she does it, I have no idea. So, with that said, if you have questions, I'm not the one to answer them.

The first item is a tissue box in the shape of a cute dog called "ZIP". She loves to do animal themes.

"Dog Tissue Box"

The second tissue box is a cat. Strangely it looks like our cat "Sandy. I can't snuggle with it, but it is very cute.

"Cat Tissue Box"

Seeing that my wife ,Rose, refuses to use a computer, if you wish to leave a comment about her work, please do and I will pass them on to her. She mostly gives her creations away, but also does sell quit a few.

Hope you enjoy her work.

Have a GREAT DAY!!!

Bob L.

36 Response to ""Something Other Than a Card""

  1. Crazystamper says:
    May 21, 2010 at 9:41 AM

    Bob..please pass on to Rose that her creations as just darling..she is just so creative! Cheers, Lora Sinkler-Lake www.onecrazystamper.com

  2. Karen's Fun Blog says:
    May 21, 2010 at 9:44 AM

    These are beautiful!! My grandparents loved working with plastic canvas and I was always amazed at all the things that can be made out of it!! You did an awesome job!! : )

  3. Tammy D says:
    May 21, 2010 at 9:47 AM

    Very cool stuff. The plastic canvas stuff is a whole lot harder than it looks. Those a very nice.

  4. Maureen says:
    May 21, 2010 at 9:51 AM

    Aw too cute Rose! My mom did quite a few of these years ago; she even made my daughter a Barbie doll castle out of plastic canvas... that thing was so amazing (two stories and six rooms) that we kept it. Luckily, it comes apart in three pieces held together with velcro, because it was about 8 feet long!

    Your pieces are adorable!

  5. Rhonda P says:
    May 21, 2010 at 10:10 AM

    I think I have this leaflet. I love plastic canvas. I made some piggy banks for some of the kids in the family who have too many toys. They are posted somewhere on my blog. Your wife did a wonderful job.

  6. Febe says:
    May 21, 2010 at 10:20 AM

    Hi Rose,

    Your work is beautiful! Love the cat, so much detail, but the puppy dog stole my heart! I have a black and white springer, Chip, so you see Zip just grabbed my attention!
    I'm thrillled Bob shared your talents today, hope to see more.
    Need to see more! They are wonderful.

    :) Febe

  7. Regina says:
    May 21, 2010 at 10:33 AM

    First of all I would like to tell you that I really love your care and your support to your wife!!! I read your profile and see that you already did 50 years anniversary!!! Congratulations to both of you!!
    Please tell her that her work is absolutely lovely!!
    (Excuse my english... it´s not my first language)
    Have a great Day!!!

  8. Anonymous Says:
    May 21, 2010 at 10:38 AM

    Rose, they are just so adorable especially the puppy. Melanie

  9. Sheri says:
    May 21, 2010 at 10:44 AM

    How dang cute!!!

  10. Angie says:
    May 21, 2010 at 10:49 AM

    Wow! Two very crafty people!
    Please tell your wife, Rose how adorable I think the little dog and cat are. She does excellent work. Thanks for sharing Bob.

  11. Linda Selymes Says:
    May 21, 2010 at 11:05 AM

    Hi Bob and Rose
    Very nice Rose. Both creations are really cute. Especially love the animal themes. Kudos to Rose for doing it, and to Bob for being a nice guy and posting them.

  12. Sara says:
    May 21, 2010 at 11:17 AM

    Oh Rose they are beautiful!! I love both of them!! Bob thanks so much for showing Rose's art! She does a wonderful job! Can't wait to see more!!! Happy Creating! Sara


  13. Chris says:
    May 21, 2010 at 12:29 PM

    wow haven't seen these in years. Lovely boxes.Thanks for highlighting her art too. Used to do and have a gazillion holiday kitchen magnets. Brings back fond memories.

  14. Lillian says:
    May 21, 2010 at 2:44 PM

    Lovely creations, Rose -- I used to do plastic canvas, so know how much time and effort go into projects such as these. Cute beyond measure - keep those creative juices flowing, girl !!

  15. Only By His Grace Papercrafting says:
    May 21, 2010 at 2:46 PM

    Hi Rose and Bob,
    What super craft. I love the cat as I am such a cat lover.
    The dog is also gorgeous. So glad you shared them on your blog Bob.
    Hugs marion

  16. Kathy Billings says:
    May 21, 2010 at 3:08 PM

    Rose...they are absolutely darling!

  17. Christina C. says:
    May 21, 2010 at 3:53 PM

    Hi Rose! Your work is soooo cute....just precious! Isn't Bob special for posting it!!! Hope Bob will show us some more in the future.

  18. Cami says:
    May 21, 2010 at 4:31 PM

    Hello Rose! Wow! Your creations are sooooooo cute! They make lovely gifts! Have Bob post your creations as you make them! Anything handcrafted is priceless! Hugs, Cami

  19. Debbie Yates says:
    May 21, 2010 at 5:32 PM

    Oh Rose...how adorable...great designs and your work is flawless - love it! Bob - thank you for sharing!

  20. RubyM:) says:
    May 21, 2010 at 6:25 PM

    OHH SO ADORABLE WOW!! What a lovely couple two crafters in the house??!! THAT IS AWSOME LOL!!! Bob try to post more of her crafts we would like to see them.You guys should do craft fairs.TFS!RubyM:)

  21. patricia smith Says:
    May 21, 2010 at 8:28 PM

    Those are both just as cute as they can be! Tell your wife she does such good work! I cannot do anything like that. i did learn to do a chain, once, but that was as good as I got! ha ha

  22. Scrubbybubbles(sue) says:
    May 21, 2010 at 8:30 PM

    I'm so glad you shared rose's work with us! it's so nice to get acquainted with our online friends and their families. :) These are absolutely adorable!! she is soo talented! such crisp, clean creations. Very nice.

  23. Carol's Crafts says:
    May 21, 2010 at 9:11 PM

    Rose, they are soooooooooooo cute.You really did a great job. Your hubby sure is sweet to post your work.

  24. Victoria says:
    May 21, 2010 at 10:43 PM

    Wow Rose awesome talent. Love the boxes. You should sell at craft fairs.

  25. Penny Duncan Creations says:
    May 21, 2010 at 10:55 PM

    Oh Bob....PLEASE tell your wife those are absolutely ADORABLE!!! My grandmother used to create with plastic canvas years ago!!!! They are just so happy looking!!!!! I love the fact both of you love to create!!!!!!

  26. Peggie says:
    May 21, 2010 at 11:07 PM

    Fun stuff. Love all the details.

  27. LINDA says:
    May 21, 2010 at 11:42 PM

    Hi Rose you are a crafty person I can't watch TV and make anything half as good.
    Linda W.

  28. Lori says:
    May 22, 2010 at 2:46 AM

    Beautiful work, Rose! I can see that you've been making these for awhile, the quality is wonderful : )

    Love and hugs ~

  29. janie says:
    May 22, 2010 at 6:49 AM

    Hi Rose, They are wonderful. Bob, said you sell them, how can we buy them and what other shapes do you have? Angel Hugs, Janie

  30. phyllis z Says:
    May 22, 2010 at 10:26 AM

    Wow those are awesome. Great job Rose

  31. Shelley says:
    May 22, 2010 at 3:45 PM

    These are just great Bob. Rose has done a wonderful job with them. Pass it on. hugs Shelley

  32. Pam says:
    May 22, 2010 at 6:36 PM

    Thanks for sharing these adorable creations that your wife made!
    Tell her that her handiwork is quite well done!
    She is a keeper!
    hugs to both of you,

  33. Chrystal S says:
    May 22, 2010 at 9:49 PM

    Rose these are so adorable! I have never seen anything like them before! Really neat! Thank you so much for letting Bob share your talent with us! :)

  34. Kerry says:
    May 23, 2010 at 1:54 PM

    Rose - sorry I didn't get there yesterday. These are absolutely adorable! My MIL does plastic canvas too! Thanks so much for sharing. Kerry P.

  35. Angie Hall Haviland says:
    May 24, 2010 at 10:45 PM

    Oh Bob...Please tell Rose these are PRECIOUS!! I love Plastic Canvas and haven't done any in years...really need to :) This makes me want to pull mine out!

  36. cabio's craft corner says:
    May 26, 2010 at 10:26 AM

    These boxes are adorable Rose!!! How sweet to have a husband posting these for you and you can tell easily that Bob is so proud of you :o)
    Thanks for sharing. Wonderful job and please keep them coming for use to see!!!

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