Still Life... @ 12 Degrees

January 9th, 2010 in member junk     
OLDcrowAntiques OLDcrowAntiques, member
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Ice Cold is an understatement
Tending the beds
A Minnesota Snow Gator
Another Manferd Nordsving piece
(See the ATV from Hell)
Do you see the fish in this picture? An Iowa auction find-
the folky farmraised fish is made from old shovel heads,rakes, & misc metal junk.
Press on regardless !
Ice Cold is an understatement

Ice Cold is an understatement


We used to live in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, so big snow is nothing to us. But a Minnesota winter is a bird of a different feather. Even if it's high of 4, it's usually sunny, roads passible, & good junk pokes out of snowbanks... just about everywhere. Get out doors & revel in it !  UFF -da.


Pattern or design used: Still life in the Minnesota Snow
posted in: member junk, lawn art, cuploa, chicken roost, galvanized junk, metal junk, yard art, antique farm junk

Comments (11)

OLDcrowAntiques writes: In the YooPee of Michigan the natives(Yoopers) call it SISU.It's the Finnish ability to endure hardship with a grin.
It hit 30 yesterday & now feels like Miami.Somewhere in the snow drifts is a cast iron sink a customer asked about.Now if I con only remember which drift... Posted: 9:13 am on January 14th
fellowjunker writes: Your yard looks marvelous all covered in snow!
xojanis Posted: 11:29 pm on January 11th
RustyDiva writes: Cool snow covered junk! We had snow for Christmas but nothing like that. It's mostly melted but still piled in some shady spots ~ been in the 20's which probably feels like spring to you guys. ha Posted: 10:53 am on January 11th
lakelover69 writes: You'd think your beautiful pictures of snow would make me homesick for New England....NOT!!! I really like the south even though we're freezing here too. You have a great photographic eye. Posted: 11:43 am on January 10th
suewhitney writes: Oh, man....looks just like my house, minus the Coke cooler. Ha!
Love the pics, love the junk, and love your attitude. Much better than mine about winter. Thanks for sharing!

Be Well,
Sue Posted: 10:03 am on January 10th
piecesofthepast writes: I much prefer to picture this scene in the summer with me sitting on that porch, nice cold Coke in hand and watching the clouds float by! That is a nice cooler! Posted: 8:39 am on January 10th
Junk_Sophisticate writes: We Ohioans seem like wimpy folk compared to you Minnesota folk. ;) Glad you're still able to stay warm and enjoy your junk.
Candy Posted: 8:11 am on January 10th
JunkArchitect writes: When you get tired of your Coke cooler…I WANT IT! I’ve been searching for one to turn into a bar.

Jim
Posted: 8:38 pm on January 9th
alicemom writes: Yikes!!!!! It was 13 here today with out snow & I just walked to my heated studio in the back yard. We have been holed-up since Wed. Good thing I finally finished painting the bathroom! My Minnesotan husband keeps telling me IT'S A DIFFERENT COLD!
smiles, alice Posted: 7:58 pm on January 9th
54girl writes: I understand. As your neighbor ( us North Daktotans) to the west. I think we are in the same boat. BRRR is right! Mary Posted: 7:56 pm on January 9th
chippingcharm writes: A fellow Minnesotan...glad you have a good attitude :) Enjoy...BRRRRR, Laurel Posted: 7:37 pm on January 9th
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