a way in a manger • nativity made from acrylic-painted reclaimed board, broken windchime & easel, and a river rock (34″x 21″ x 8″)

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One of my “on a break” projects. I’ve had more fun with this! Wish I’d finished it in time for Christmas. But….Merry Christmas beautiful people!

Thanks to my used-to-be boss, Sue Cox, owner of Simons (and all the lovely Simonette’s) for gifting me all that’s broken to play with. Yay!!!

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13 thoughts on “a way in a manger • nativity made from acrylic-painted reclaimed board, broken windchime & easel, and a river rock (34″x 21″ x 8″)

  1. sportsdiva64 February 7, 2020 / 1:36 pm

    Love this piece. Who would have thought a manger could be so colorful ? The colors just pop at you without being over powering. Good on ya!

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  2. Cindy February 7, 2020 / 11:21 am

    My thought is to find a nook to display it all year. It’s too colorful, pretty and you can celebrate all year. Just a thought. I love this “peace” you have created. ❣️

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    • forresting365 February 7, 2020 / 12:57 pm

      Ok. This is brilliant, Cindy: “…this “peace” you have created.” Amazing. ❤️ Thank You!!! 🤗❤️😊We may well leave it out ! It’s been living on the fireplace hearth for over a month now as I contemplate it and tweak here and there. It’s VERY large, though. 🤣Of course. 🤣Almost 3 feet high so it practically takes up the whole space. But we’re enjoying it! Huge hugs Your way!!! ❤️❤️❤️

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      • Cindy February 7, 2020 / 5:53 pm

        Perfect, the fireplace it is for now! I didn’t realize It was so big but whatever you decide it will bring its’ peace. Thank you for “brilliant” compliment, 🤭as I rarely get one of those any more😆, and I send the same to you. Huge Hugs & love to you Katy🤗😘🤗

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        • forresting365 February 8, 2020 / 10:56 am

          What? You should be getting “brilliant” compliments all the time! I’m gonna have to remedy that!!!! 🤗🌀❤️

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  3. Aimer Boyz February 7, 2020 / 5:37 am

    I like the hint of colour, makes the nativity scene all yours.
    Can you pack it away and use it next Christmas?

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    • forresting365 February 7, 2020 / 11:04 am

      Thank You, Aimer!!! I totally can. Still making final touches and then may put it on my site for sale….or we may keep it. It’s really sweet and we will totally use it every year if we do! 🤗❤️😊

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