Friday, November 2, 2018 / by Amy McLeod
Friday, November 2, 2018 - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
56th Annual Polk County 4-H Holiday Fair. Some of the items to be offered by the 125+ exhibitors will be wooden toys, greeting cards, Christmas wreaths, ornaments, handmade items, photographs and much more.
Polk County 4-H Oregon
289 E Ellendale, Suite 301
Dallas, OR 97338
For more information call: 503-623-8395
Courtesy of Amy McLeod, The McLeod Group Network
Photo Credit: travelsalem.com
Monday, October 1, 2018 / by Amy McLeod
Pumpkin decorating ideas are popping up everywhere right now, with Halloween and Thanksgiving on the horizon and our obsession with pumpkin spice lattes and pumpkin-scented everything cranking into high gear. If you're bored with the usual jack-o-lantern and want to pull off some more creative gourd decor, you need look no further than this list below.
1. Go full metal
Photo by Sarah Greenman
Liz Toombs, president of PDR Interiors, likes to keep her pumpkins in service from October through December. "One year, I was even able to incorporate pumpkins into my Christmas decor because I used a woodland-themed tree," she explains.
One of her secrets is spraying them with metallic paint. Toombs gives them a coat of silver and then groups them on a black cloth runner with matching serving pieces and dried grass. "It makes for an interesting texture combination in a chic color scheme," she reports. And she likes to paint the pumpkins on her front stoop and adorn them wi ...