Tag Archives: gift ideas

Beauty of the Bradford Pear Tree

Bradford Pear trees are some of spring’s most beautiful sights. I’ve heard them described as “popcorn” trees since the blooms resemble popped kernels of corn. I love how they line driveways and parking lots in neat rows with perfectly shaped branches and … Continue reading

Posted in autumn leaves, crafts, fall leaves, Great Smoky Mountains, leaf art, nature, pressed leaves, Smoky Mountain gifts, souvenirs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Autumn Leaf Wedding Invitations

The wedding invitations for my friends Courtney and Andy are ready! I hope they will be as excited as I am about them! To create these invitations, I sent Courtney the blank cards and she had them printed on the … Continue reading

Posted in autumn leaves, birds, Christmas, crafts, fall leaves, gardening, Great Smoky Mountains, leaf art, nature, pressed leaves, Smoky Mountain gifts, souvenirs, wedding invitations | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Autumn Leaves are Falling Here in the Smokies

It is PRIME leaf peeping season here in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and surrounding areas! The profusion of color is amazing and breath-taking. Here are just a few glimpses of the beautiful world God has given us this … Continue reading

Posted in autumn leaves, birds, Christmas, crafts, fall leaves, gardening, Great Smoky Mountains, leaf art, nature, pressed leaves, Smoky Mountain gifts, souvenirs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Christmas in July Coming Soon

Whew! I can only describe my life lately as busy, busy, busy! I’ve been working on a lot of new Smoky Mountain Leaf Works pieces in general and for Christmas specifically that I will premiere in a special Christmas in July … Continue reading

Posted in autumn leaves, birds, crafts, fall leaves, gardening, Great Smoky Mountains, leaf art, nature, pressed leaves, Smoky Mountain gifts, souvenirs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

In Honor of the Great Backyard Bird Count

In honor of this weekend’s 2013 Great Backyard Bird Count, I wanted to highlight my greeting card of the week here at Smoky Mountain Leaf Works. I have been an amateur birder for about 10 years now and my interest … Continue reading

Posted in autumn leaves, birds, crafts, fall leaves, Great Smoky Mountains, leaf art, nature, pressed leaves, Smoky Mountain gifts, souvenirs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Only one more week to go!

You are cordially invited to attend the new website and product launch at            Cindy Johnson’s             http://smokymountainleafworks.com on Monday, February 11, 2013 at 10:00 am EST. Please share with friends and family. All are … Continue reading

Posted in autumn leaves, crafts, fall leaves, Great Smoky Mountains, leaf art, nature, pressed leaves, Smoky Mountain gifts, souvenirs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Inspired

There’s just something about the mottled Smoky Mountain autumn leaves that I just love. It is so cool to me to see that unique blotchiness of color in a single leaf. Is it green? Is it red? Is it yellow? … Continue reading

Posted in autumn leaves, birds, crafts, fall leaves, Great Smoky Mountains, leaf art, nature, pressed leaves, Smoky Mountain gifts, souvenirs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments