Sunday, November 1, 2015

C a m e r o n ' s C r o s s


h e l l o L o v e l i e s !


as i look back onto the day that i found this cross at Dore's shop in September, my mind

and my heart were overwhelmed.  a few days prior, our dear friend had passed after a long

and valiantly fought illness. the month before, we nearly lost mom.  my class reunion,

planned and pulled together "on a wing and a prayer",  was only five days away.

the moment i viewed the peaceful sculpture, i knew it had a place and a purpose in my life.


i t ' s  a  g i r l ! "

(Chrislyn and Jason went old school, waiting to find out the gender of their baby

 until the day of birth! )


+ +  on that day in September, could God have given me a little hint that the

 beautiful hand sculpted Cartapesta cross would be for my new granddaughter to be? + +

through "art" in  our life, he did.


+ + Cameron's cross  + +
( baptized today, November first, twenty - fifteen )

withLove!



:: all images are from Dore' Calloway's shop Burlap Luxe here!
::  you will find a brief article about the history of Cartapesta here!

10 comments:

  1. Blessings to the new little girl in your family and to all who love her. xoxo, Susie

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  2. Congratulations to your beautiful new granddaughter! How wonderful to have her baptized into the house of God, I am sure he was suing on all of you today!

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  3. Such a poignant and soulful post my dear! thank you for sharing such grace and beauty.

    xoxo
    Tamera

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  4. Congratulations on the baptism of that beautiful little new soul in your family! xo Diana

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  5. How perfect! The cross is exquisite! A real treasure and perfect for your sweet Cameron! Today was a day to remember!!

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  6. The cross is lovely and perfect for your sweet baby girl.

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  7. Congratulations on the birth of your newest granddaughter.
    Such a wonderful bundle of joy.
    Linda C in Seattle
    PS>>> Go Hawks.

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  8. Lynne,
    Congratulations again on the birth of your newest granddaughter. She will always cherish the handmade cross from you.

    PS... I'm not a football fan, but have to tell you I stopped the TV on the Seahawks/Cowboys game for a few minutes in honor of you. Just knew you would be watching it!

    Judith

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  9. Lynne, the cross is just gorgeous… congratulations to all of you on Cameron's Baptism…
    XOXO Mary

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  10. What a lovely post, Lynne! Congratulations on the newest bundle of joy in your family. The cross will be a most special gift. Such a happy time sweet friend!
    xx, Heather

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