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- The trays are made from thrift store finds and corks from all the wine we have used up!!!
- The little ceramic cornucopias, the Haeger planter, leaf plate and Rumrill jug are all from Goodwill!
- Some red peppers from the Farmer’s Market are strung on raffia and hanging along the side of the rack.
These two Audubon prints are new…..well not really new…in fact they are pretty old! Here is the story about them….
Many years ago I found a 1965 “Birds of America” book in the trash at school! I snatched it up and took it home….
It still has the check out card attached…
Do you remember writing your name on the card and having the date due stamped next to your name?
It was last checked out in 1982!
Now if I hadn’t taken pages out of the book through the years, it probably would be worth a lot of money…..oh well!!
Modern reprints of these plates are selling for ten to twenty-five dollars!
And I have the WHOLE book!!!!