I love the 4th of July! School is out, my garden is in full swing, and there are celebrations everywhere in the rural towns surrounding mine! Designing a primitive doll for the July 4th season is always fun.
This is my newest design for a crow doll, Sam (for uncle Sam, of course). He will have cousins coming soon, Toby (short for October), and Santa.
I posted my sketch a couple weeks ago on my Facebook, and my friend Charlotte Fletcher @ Roma Land Woodcrafts asked if she could paint the design! I was so pleased, and of course I said YES. She is a great folk art tole painter, and I was honored that the design caught her eye.
Sam turned out pretty as a picture, and here he is ready for my Etsy Shop.
If you would like a digital download of thisPAINTING PATTERN, only, it is available for 6.00.
Happy Summer! Hope your picnics,celebrations, and parades are all memorable, too.