Recently I posted about my trip to the Country Living Fair in Columbus, Ohio.
The one item I really wanted to buy was an old galvanized oil can with a pumpkin face. Loved it, but it was priced at $68.95! I could not justify spending that amount. I tried to, but no!
Could not get it off my mind, so when I saw this old rusted can at the flea market for $9.50, I started thinking.
The old can was a beautiful rusty orange, perfect for a pumpkin face. I put it in my cart, it was mine!
I did not want to paint a face on my can, and I had no way to cut out a face, so I simply used a magnetic sheet I found at Michael’s, cut out the face with scissors, and placed on my can.
It was perfect!
God must have blessed my flea market trip for me to be able to find the perfect can for this project, and the fact that it was a rusty orange color was a bonus blessing.
Not sure of just where my tin can pumpkin will eventually end up, maybe near the front door with the mums and real pumpkins.
But our back porch area might be the best place.
I can enjoy “him” from my kitchen window throughout the day, and when I sit having my coffee.
Hope you all had a beautiful fall weekend.
Our weather in Ohio has been wonderful, cool mornings, and warm afternoons.
Blessings to all today, blessings great and even small ones like finding just the right tin can!