Sassafras Hill Primitives

Sassafras Hill Primitives

Primitive New England Folk Art Dolls, Bears, and Seasonal Whimsies by Denise Davis

 

Welcome to our first update of the year!  Happy January!   

  Hello all...  I've been very busy with my creations this month.   I hope you will enjoy them as much as I enjoyed creating them!   I'm forever grateful to be a part of this amazing group of artists and for those who follow us all and make this all possible.  I appreciate you all more than you could realize.   I wish for you all a wonderful year ahead... 

If you like what you see you may purchase with the button provided using paypal or credit card.  Be sure to click the main photo for each item to bring up any further photos and information you may need.   I'm not able to take special orders at this time due to my caregiving duties.   No presales please.    

Please note, I have chosen the best way to ship each item.  If you would like an upgrade email me immediately after your order and I will send an additional invoice for priority mail. 

Thanks to all for your interest in my work.  All my items are packaged and shipped very quickly each month with tracking numbers typically available in your PayPal the next afternoon, as well as any postage reimbursements.

I am on the east coast and most postage is based on the longest distance possible.  Reimbursements will be done to reflect actual rates once packages are processed.    additionally I combine shipping with items purchased here and on my website... 

 

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My Etsy Pattern Shop     

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Thank you and I hope to see you all again next month.  Please check my website for more  creations if you get a chance.  I'm always more than willing to combine shipping and refund any overages.
 

sassafrashillprimitives @gmail.com

 

I’ve created these prim chunky valentines mice from black plush felt. They have beady eyes, stitched features, and heavy cord whiskers. Their arms are string jointed and they stand on a stained pine base. They are trimmed with a vintage red wool collar and tiny key. They’re carrying a small reproduction valentine and prim painted wee red basket. They’re just about nine inches tall. Sold individually, my choice and there are five available. Created with many loving stitches in my smoke free home, a Sassafras Hill original. *$28.00 plus 5.25 first class postage in the USA* please note… if you wish to upgrade to priority mail be sure to contact me directly after you order.

 

$28.00
I’ve stitched this prim olde bear from hand dyed plush felt, stuffed him firmly, and aged him for a perfect old time appearance. He has beady eyes and a stitched mouth. His legs are stitched in place and he has thread jointed arms. He is dressed in a braided woolen neck wrap with a vintage reproduction valentine hanger. He carries a coverlet heart and silver skeleton key. He will come signed and dated. He‘s just about 9 inches tall. Created with many loving stitches in my smoke free home, a Sassafras Hill original. TIS SPOKEN FOR, MANY THANKS FOR YOUR PURCHASE
$48.00
I’ve created this sweet and whimsical piece using one of my favorite sock kitties. He’s stitched from black wool and has a braided wool tail. His eyes are wool and his facial features are hand stitched. He is stitched atop one of my wool pin tuffets, which I’ve edged with a strip of cross stitched wool. A wool heart finishes the piece. About 7.5 inches tall and 7 inches across. It will come signed and dated. Created with many loving stitches in my smoke free home, a Sassafras Hill original.TIS SPOKEN FOR, THANK YOU FOR YOUR PURCHASE
$38.00
My folky little cupid doll has been stitched from linen and is stuffed very firmly with fiberfil. He has been aged, painted, and well sanded for a perfect old time appearance. He holds a small painted linen heart. He is 12 inches tall, and will come signed and dated. Created with many loving stitches in my smoke free home, a Sassafras Hill original. TIS SPOKEN FOR, MANY THANKS
$28.00
I've stitched this sweet rabbit from hand dyed plush felt, and aged him nicely for a perfect old time appearance. His legs are stitched in place and he has thread jointed arms. He has beady eyes, stitched nose and mouth, and heavy string whiskers. He wears a ruffled cotton collar. His ears are wired and bendable. He carries a prim painted wee red basket and a reproduction valentine. He is just over 12 inches tall including his ears, and will come signed and dated. Created with many loving stitches in my smoke free home, a Sassafras Hill original. TIS SPOKEN FOR, MANY THANKS FOR YOUR PURCHASE
$48.00
I’ve hooked these beautiful hearts on linen using an assortment of rich hued woolens. I’ve added wool quillies and other artsy touches. I’ve stitched ithem each to a heavy black vintage wool pillow. About 9 x 6 inches... Sold Individually, pick your number from the dropdown menu. They will come signed and dated. Created with love in my smoke free home, a Sassafras Hill original. TIS SPOKEN FOR, MANY THANKS FOR YOUR PURCHASE
$38.00
My prim little cupid dolls have been stitched from linen and is stuffed very firmly with fiberfil. They have been aged, painted, and well sanded for a perfect old time appearance. They hold a small painted linen heart. The linen wings are aged and stenciled with old grainsack design. They are about 10 inches tall, and are mounted on an aged ticking heart, about 14" long. They will come signed and dated. Sold individually,, choose your number from the dropdown menu. *38.00 plus 6.75 first class postage in the USA* please note… if you wish to upgrade to priority mail be sure to contact me directly after you order. CUPID HEART ONE HAS SOLD

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$38.00
I’ve created this prim lil valentines bear from hand dyed plush felt and aged him for an old timey appearance. He has beady eyes, stitched features, and his neck is wrapped with a woolen strip. His arms are string jointed. He sits on a coverlet heart pincushion pillow. I’ve added a cotton pin tuffet and red wool heart trimmed with a little quillie. It’s finished with a shiny skeleton key and reproduction vintage valentine. The heart is about 10 x 10 inches. About 8 inches tall. Created with many loving stitches in my smoke free home, a Sassafras Hill original.It will come signed and dated. TIS SPOKEN FOR, MANY THANKS FOR YOUR PURCHASE
$44.00
I’ve created this prim valentines panda bear from red and black plush felt and aged for an old timey appearance. He has beady eyes and stitched features. He is decked out with a braided woolen neck wrap and trimmed with rusty jingle bells. He carries a wee prim painted red basket and reproduction vintage valentine. His arms are string jointed. His legs are stitched in place so he sits nicely. He’s just under 9 inches tall. Created with many loving stitches in my smoke free home, a Sassafras Hill original. It will come signed and dated. TIS SPOKEN FOR, MANY THANKS FOR YOUR PURCHASE
$48.00
One of my favorite ways to pass time during the long winter nights... This is one of my fun rolled wool quillie Valentine hearts, created with strips of wool rolled together. They combined quite nicely for this beautiful heart hanger. There are countless hours of work rolling and assembling this piece. The quillies are applied to the front side of a wool heart. I’ve added a beautiful braided wool hanger... A one of a kind treasure that should bring you joy for many years to come! About 12 inches across. Created with many loving stitches in my smoke free home, a Sassafras Hill original. TIS SPOKEN FOR, MANY THANKS FOR YOUR PURCHASE **Be Mine**
$58.00