Add Your Blog | | Signup
Karla's Cottage · 2d ago

A kinda redo

My vintage chandelier quit on me and had to be replaced or redone. Replacing was quicker and easier. Ta Dah! Here is the brand new one. Foofed up with the vintage shades, and old crystals, with floral wallpaper wrapped around...
Karla's Cottage · 5d ago

What we do for fun in Kansas in the fall

We love this pumpkin patch, Pendleton's Country Market. And we especially LOVE the corn pit. Even though I might still have corn lurking in pockets, shoes, and underwear. Forever.
Karla's Cottage · 1W ago

Jewels from the sea

Before the Sister Trip to Siesta Key, I created a necklace for Sissy, with abalone shells,...
Karla's Cottage · 1W ago

Happy Friday the 13th!

Karla's Cottage · 1W ago

Scenes from my vacation journal part THREE

The last part of the cartoon I did on our trip is Sissy all in aqua. She LOVES aqua. And shopping. Lots of shopping for things that are aqua. There she is in the background searching for more aqua stuff...
Karla's Cottage · 1W ago

Scenes from my vacation journal part TWO

Now, where was I? Oh, yes, the next sister, and her flamingo suitcase, Bobbie. You might n...
Karla's Cottage · 2W ago

Scenes from my vacation journal part ONE

When I make a travel book, I like to draw cartoons of funny or memorable things that happe...
Karla's Cottage · 2W ago

Seashell Fairies on the beach

Our Siesta Key trip was, as always, just wonderful. We were thrilled to see that the area was undamaged by Irma, and all of the people I talked to had survived with little or no damage. Most...
Karla's Cottage · 2W ago

Back at home, back to business

When I saw these trees along the Siesta Key beach, I wanted to bleach and dye them pink like little, bottle brush trees. So, I kinda did, and I think they look so much better this way! I'm h...
Karla's Cottage · 3W ago

Another set of sister trip books (that almost didn't happen)

For the last few years, my sisses and I have been meeting in Siesta Key, FL each fall for ...