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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

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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

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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

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Special Order – Autumn Leaf Giraffe

I just finished a special order for an autumn leaf giraffe as a surprise for a friend’s birthday. It turned out quite well, if I do say so myself. What do you think? This sweet giraffe was made from acid-free cream card … Continue reading

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Fall in the Smoky Mountains

I have always loved autumn. As a child I lived in several areas where the leaves changed colors and loved kicking my feet through the fallen leaves. For most of my life, though, I lived in the deep South, where … Continue reading

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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

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Smoky Mountain Leaf Works is now open!

is now open for business! Please click on the STORE to the left and then click on the website or just click here http://smokymountainleafworks.com. Check out the special introductory sale on FRAME ME! Greeting Cards. 10% of all sales benefit … Continue reading

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