Monday, 19 August 2013

Inchie and Twinchies

Up with the larks this morning and all ready to go for the train to York where I will be spending the day with my daughter and son-in-law who are celebrating her birthday with a visit to the wonderful historic town. The weather forecast is terrific and we have lots planned for the day so I bet I will be worn out when I get back home.


This week at Every Inchie Monday it is pocket watch time-no pun intended :)


Simple painted background and little jeans pocket with a watch in it.


These are my inchies so far--think I might make a frame for them when they are finished and have then as a picture.

Now for more Twinchies. I did say I would make some more for Artful Times so here they are


I decided to get out my acrylic paints and just see where they led me. I love the texture that can be built up with this medium. Not sure what kind of flowers I created though the bottom ones look sort of like delphiniums.

Just realised that the theme at Twinchies Challenge is still florals for the whole month so I will show them there as well.

Have a great day all

Love Chrissie xx









26 comments:

MorningAJ said...

Your watch has a pocket. I just never thought to have an actual pocket. I also love what you've done to display them all. I really don't know what to do with mine (though I'm attempting one a day - so I have quite a lot of them!)

Zoe Brener said...

Cutester inchie with pocket :)
Love the inchie calendar you're putting together.

Von said...

I wondered what you were doing with the inchies you were making :)
Love love your twinchies !
Looks like the weather is going to kind to you today :) have a fab time
Von ♥

Catherine said...

I so love your inchies Chrissie ! They are all gorgeous ! What a great idea to keep them together on a frame ! Enjoy your day Sweetie ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

Katelyn said...

I love your inchie and your twnichies are gorgeous! I love how you are going to display your inchies,I'm still thinking about what to do with mine!

Nan G said...

Fabulous Twinchies! And the inchie is so cute! I haven't tried those yet. I'm off to check out the inchie challenge. Hugs

Ira Huberts said...

Fab new inchie Chrissie, love the pocket watch! And wowzers, your scheme is coming along more than fine, superb work my friend! Hugs, Ira xox
Ira’s Crea Corner

froebelsternchen Susi said...

wow what GREAT little pits you made .. the new one with the pocket is fab! and I love your twinchie flower creations!
AMAZING!
have a good new week Chriisie!
xxx Susi

Valerie-Jael said...

What a lot of wonderful inchies, love that pocket watch! Valerie

Meggymay said...

Super inchies, loved the watch in the pocket.
Yvonne

Zoe said...

Lovely floral Twinchies Chrissie, so pretty, thank you for sharing them with Twinchies challenge, good luck Hun, Zoe DT xx

Sandy said...

I love them all - the blue jean pocket one made me laugh and I thought your painting on the twinchies was absolutely grand!
sandy

freebird7100 said...

love this take on the theme! great job & I love the collage of your inchies. I did the same last year with mine. this year I am gonna do something different. but I love the idea of yours! awesome!

cardsandcompany said...

Very cute idea for a pocket watch Chrissie :] They will look so pretty when you put them all together.
Lorraine

voodoo vixen said...

Love the pocket watch, great idea and your paintings... little perfect paintings! Lovely job.

Craftychris said...

All these are wonderful! What a fab idea to display all your work. I particularly love the watch in the pocket! It was my birthday yesterday too! xx

Janet said...

what a great idea for your twinchies Chrissie
Janet x

Marianne said...

Love your acrylics, Chrissie...as you say the texture is wonderful and they are as happy as can be. Besides that, one of them, the bright red poppies against the green background instantly reminded me to realign my root chakra. That's been coming up for me for quite some time, so I'm off to do some quiet relaxation and meditation. Thanks, sweetie!

Marianne xox

butterfly said...

Such lovely tiny masterpieces, Chrissie - all the flowers are wonderful... such beautiful tiny paintings. The inchies look amazing all lined up on the calendar - wow!
Alison x

M said...

The little watch in the pocket is fantastic. Yes, the inchies all together look amazing. I love your painting too. You're so multi-skilled. Marina

Trillian said...

Beautiful post. Brilliant idea to put the watch into a jeans pocket. Nice that you show us your collection. All together they look even more brilliant. Love your acrylic inchies too.

Maggie said...

fabulous twinchies Chrissie

MaggieH

JennyJ said...

Lovely pocket and watch! Great inchie and your other art work is lovely.

Neet said...

Love your handpainting - very different and what gorgeous flowers. The first ones remind me of poppies (my favourite flower) and the second ones remind me of California Poppies (at least I think that is what they are called). Agree with you on the last ones.
Thanks for joining us at Artful Times
Hugs, Neet xx ps must say I love the pocket watch!

WendyK said...

Lovely twinchies Chrissie, great pocket watch as well. x

Anne (cornucopia) said...

These are lovely!