Happy Spring Everyone Thanks for stopping by. Today I’m going to show you what I made this weekend and give you step-by-step instructions on how to make your own. (Of course, you’re welcome to jump straight to my shop and get one already made, if you prefer.) Calligraphers usually have lots and lots of pen… Continue reading Six Drawer Pen Nib Storage Chest – How To
Okay – what happened to the month of April? I mean seriously…this is the last week of April and I thought I just turned the calendar page from March a couple of days ago. Sheesh. Well, let’s just make the best of it, then. How about some nice pictures… Two points for the person who… Continue reading What’s New at Old Raven on Etsy
Hey everyone – how’s it going? Thanks for dropping by. Today it’s going to be a singular post about my latest shop listing in Old Raven on Etsy. Check it out. This is a set of six Carnival Glass berry bowls. Being solidly in the ‘older generation’ I knew at a glance what these were… Continue reading Carnival Glass Collectors…Do You Have/Need These?
Hello, I’m so happy you’re here! Today I’m here to show you some pictures of the latest additions to my Etsy shop. Lets GO – Aren’t these fab? Three matching Vintage coffee/tea pots in solid brass. These would make such a cool display. I left the original patina on them (some folks prefer that) but… Continue reading “Spring” Over to Old Raven On Etsy
Yaaaaaay…Spring is starting to jump! Welcome to my blog. Today I’ve got a “how to” to share with you. Though my Etsy shop (Old Raven) started out many years ago as strictly handmade, it didn’t take long for me to realize I would never be able to make enough items fast enough to keep a… Continue reading The Spirit of the Cottonwood
Hello and a big welcome to old friends and new. You might be wondering about the “feature image” above, well, this week was a milestone week for folks in Boise, Idaho. This week, one year ago, Covid 19 wrapped it’s gnarly fingers of fear around the throat of my home town and social distancing became… Continue reading More New Listings and Lots of Sales – Cha Ching!
Hello – and yay, it’s the weekend! I’ve been listing items like crazy in my shop, Old Raven on Etsy, and that means I’ve also been photographing, writing descriptions and in general, work, work, work. But it’s paid off as I’ve had good sales this week and I even got some time in at my… Continue reading A Day In The Life Of Old Raven
Hey Everyone – Welcome! https://www.etsy.com/shop/OldRaven I’m determined to get my treasures photographed and listed and I’ve SOOOOO many items to get through – here’s the latest to get listed in my Etsy shop Old Raven. Let’s GO…. This is a Vintage “Key Keeper”. I have always loved Tole painting and one of the big names… Continue reading Lots of New Things in Old Raven – Come See
Hello and welcome. Today is another quickie post but I just had to show you the latest find for my “Needlework Supplies” section in my Etsy shop Old Raven. Ever since I was a little kid, I have been in love with dragons. And I’m talking the fierce, fire-breathing, eat knights for breakfast type dragons.… Continue reading DMC Deluxe Cross Stitch Kit – WOW (Really)