Monday, April 11, 2011
Now what could be more perfect for me to receive for my birthday then a gift that was once-loved, re-imagined and handmade?
I propped the seal in a glass and placed him on the counter for all the customers to see throughout the afternoon of our Sunday market. A little girl, of about 7, came up to me and said, "Excuse me, are you the lady who is celebrating the birthday week?" Yes, I said with a smile. She went on, "Can I buy the seal or is this something you will be keeping forever? "I'm keeping my birthday seal forever," I said as I pointed her in the direction of Confectioniques selection of stuffed animals.
Thank you Zozo for your creativity and love. Doesn't Monsieur Seal look wonderful sitting on my mantle?