"The True Measure of Life..."

November 19th, 2009 in member junk     
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This has to be one of my favorite pieces and it literally sold before we got it on the wall at the last show!
I pieced old rulers/measuring sticks together and used an old gauge face to house one of my favorite quotes:
The true meaning of life is not in length but in honesty. - John Lyly
This has to be one of my favorite pieces and it literally sold before we got it on the wall at the last show!

This has to be one of my favorite pieces and it literally sold before we got it on the wall at the last show!


This has to be one of my favorite pieces and it literally sold before we got it on the wall at the last show!


Pattern or design used: My Own Design - Jenny K Art & Design
posted in: member junk, vintage, wood, artwork, industrial, family room, entry, dining room, modern, brown, great room, office, letters, game room

Comments (17)

Junk_Sophisticate writes: Nicely done!
Candy Posted: 6:56 am on November 22nd
roadtriplouise writes: Awesome, a simple but great piece of art! Posted: 9:02 pm on November 20th
alicemom writes: Oh Jenny,
It is simply fabulous. I am tickled for you!
smiles, alice Posted: 7:35 pm on November 20th
TinTinJunkFan writes: Absolutely love this piece of work! Posted: 3:50 pm on November 20th
SantaClaus writes: What else can I say? Measures up to our "standards." Posted: 7:58 am on November 20th
suewhitney writes: Me loves this one Miss Jenny K.!!

Take care,
Sue Posted: 7:56 am on November 20th
birdcolor writes: This is awesome. I don't know how you sold it! Very cool! Posted: 10:56 pm on November 19th
chippingcharm writes: Don't think I could have let this one go! Laurel Posted: 9:40 pm on November 19th
MakinItHappen writes: Very, very nice! Posted: 6:15 pm on November 19th
CottageElements writes: Jenny, I would think all your pieces would be flying out the door. This is such a great piece. You can tell you really think them out. Love to see you posting again, too. Very unique!

Lani Posted: 5:28 pm on November 19th
JunkArchitect writes: I love this piece Jenny. I have a collection of old rules and you just inspired me.

Jim
Posted: 3:43 pm on November 19th
shabbychick writes: Jenny - Your pieces are always so inspiring - in design and meaning! I love it, and can see why it sold immediately!
AND, the vintage rulers are very cool!!

Thanks for sharing!

Kathy Posted: 2:50 pm on November 19th
fellowjunker writes: Love the quote Jenny and love the piece....you are sooo amazing. So happy to see you posting again....you are always so inspiring and your pieces always show the beauty of your soul!
Happy day.
xojanis Posted: 1:59 pm on November 19th
georgiamoon writes: I saw the reaction to this piece first-hand...everyone goes nuts over this one...as it should be. I am so lucky to be able to see these fantastic art piece in person...so much more affecting, but still beautiful in photos. Georgia Posted: 1:39 pm on November 19th
suewannabeinkc writes: Fabulous! I love all the variations of color, style, and size in the rulers. Your choice for a quote is very appropriate and the gauge face is the perfect way to showcase it! Great project!!
Joanne Posted: 12:21 pm on November 19th
RustyDiva writes: Awesome piece Jenny ~ I can see why it sold immediately! Love all the numbers and colors in the rulers and measuring sticks! Great quote too.

Kenda Posted: 10:42 am on November 19th
grannijo writes: very nice piece of art!... Love the quote!...how true!..thanks for sharing!....sharon Posted: 10:33 am on November 19th
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