( country folk )

May 2, 2011

my head and heart
have been in the country lately.
away from the city, the noise,
the boundaries and the postage stamp backyards.

thinking of a place to wander.
a place where there are clusters of trees, not houses.
a place to breathe and think and be.

and of course,
where my head & heart are...
my hands will follow.

needle and thread and bits of vintage materials
made these country wolves.

they are a pair,
mated for life
and refuse to be separated.

he wears plaid and a sensible scarf knotted with a wooden button.
she wears a dainty floral print and layers of cream lace.

i am finding them hard to list.
soon, soon.

5 notes:

  1. oreosforbreakfastMay 2, 2011 at 10:52 PM

    Oh my goodness. My heart!

  2. How wonderful! I always love how make the tails but with these two sweeties love their lining! I also love how the male wolf has "freckles"

  3. Hi, I found your lovely blog on etsy, and now I found your blog! I love your little needle crafts!!
    If you ever would like to make a swap with one of my bears! :D

  4. I love your wolves. Are any going in the store soon? I'd love a wolf or two for our baby to be's room.

  5. hi lila,

    i think there's a small brown fox in the shop right now, but i bet you need a wolff! ( love the name of your blog, by the way. ) i'm always happy to do custom orders so please email me at everyeskimo@gmail.com and we can figure it out from there! and congratulations on your baby to be. how exciting to have a little cub!