The Green Shed - Giving the Past a Future
Please use these items as a guide. If you see something you're interested in, please use the "contact me" page. All of the items that I create are one-of-a-kind so I may not have the exact one you see here, but I can make something very close to it.  I hope you see something you like! And, if you have something you inherited, or collected, or only have mis-matched pieces or whatever -
I can create something for you with your own treasures!


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Jimmy Buffett Chime           $49.00
Jimmy Buffett Chime $49.00
Avon Bird bottle w/sunset agate sail
Silver Creamer Chime     $60.00
Silver Creamer Chime $60.00
Vintage spoons/knives strike on silver salt shaker. Sail is a silver filigree dish. Beading is in pink, purple and clear glass beads.
Green Avon Roadster Chime       $55.00
Green Avon Roadster Chime $55.00
Spoons, green beading, faucet handle and shot glass
Lightshade Wind Chime      $55.00
Lightshade Wind Chime $55.00
Chinoisserie Theme. Beads are red, yellow and crystal
Myers Spiced Rum Wind Chime     $49.00
Myers Spiced Rum Wind Chime $49.00
Inside is a faucet handle, the sail is a gold finch. Beading is red, gold & clear.
Silver Sugarbowl Chime      $60.00
Silver Sugarbowl Chime $60.00
Vintage silver-plate knives strike a silver salt shaker, a lovely green glass shoe for the sail and all beading is done in green glass beads.
Let's Go Bowling! Wind Chime  $49.00
Let's Go Bowling! Wind Chime $49.00
Striker and sail are salt/pepper shakers, beading is black, red & white
Teacup Chandelier        SOLD!
Teacup Chandelier SOLD!
Crystal Chandelier      SOLD!
Crystal Chandelier SOLD!
8-Arm Teacup Chandelier    $185.00
8-Arm Teacup Chandelier $185.00
Teapot Lamp #1, Crocheted Shade   SOLD!
Teapot Lamp #1, Crocheted Shade SOLD!
Teapot Lamp #2, Crocheted Shade
Teapot Lamp #2, Crocheted Shade
$178.00
Avon Roadster Wind Chime  SOLD!
Avon Roadster Wind Chime SOLD!
Lobster Wind Chime       $55.00
Lobster Wind Chime $55.00
Seafoam beads with red, blue & yellow accents
Aqua Blue Wind Chime    SOLD!
Aqua Blue Wind Chime SOLD!
Peaks of Otter Blueberry Wine Lamp, Crocheted Shade         SOLD!
Peaks of Otter Blueberry Wine Lamp, Crocheted Shade SOLD!
Swirled with Gold Bottle Chime     SOLD!
Swirled with Gold Bottle Chime SOLD!
Swirly Lantern                  SOLD!
Swirly Lantern SOLD!
Knife-Handle Bud Vase Magnets  $9/ea.
Knife-Handle Bud Vase Magnets $9/ea.
With or Without Flowers
Blue Relax w/Mini Milk Can    SOLD!
Blue Relax w/Mini Milk Can SOLD!
Kiss the Devil-Bottle-in-Bottle    SOLD!
Kiss the Devil-Bottle-in-Bottle SOLD!
Root 1 Lantern           SOLD!
Root 1 Lantern SOLD!
Large Clear Lantern w/Red Cup    SOLD!
Large Clear Lantern w/Red Cup SOLD!
Petite Milk Glass    SOLD!
Petite Milk Glass SOLD!
Large Ribbed Shade SOLD!
Large Ribbed Shade SOLD!
Frosted Art Deco with Avon Poodle SOLD!
Frosted Art Deco with Avon Poodle SOLD!
Textured Globe   SOLD!
Textured Globe SOLD!
Imagine a candle glowing inside! 4 Spoons are suspended on green, amethyst and crystal beaded wires and strike against a white pomander. The sail is a decoratve measuring spoon
Green Avon Mustang Bottle   SOLD!
Green Avon Mustang Bottle SOLD!
Avon Mustang aftershave collectible bottle wind chime with silverplate knives & forks strike a mini wine bottle. Lime green, amethyst & mother of pearl beads. sail is a malachite nugget.
Blue Willow Gravy   SOLD!
Blue Willow Gravy SOLD!
The charm of Blue Willow! This graceful chime has matching silverplate spoons that strike against a vintage Avon jar. The beading is done in silver mercury glass, blue and pearls. The sail is a blue and white china cow!
Avon Cowboy Boot   SOLD!
Avon Cowboy Boot SOLD!
Avon Green Pick-up Truck  SOLD!
Avon Green Pick-up Truck SOLD!
Vintage Avon aftershave truck bottle sports 4 silver plated knives that strike against a white salt shaker. The beading is a lime-ish green with amethyst accents. the breeze is caught by a Chinese spoon.
Frosted Wine Bottle   SOLD!
Frosted Wine Bottle SOLD!
Silver Bowl with Pink Bird  SOLD!
Silver Bowl with Pink Bird SOLD!
Brown Bottle Chime   SOLD!
Brown Bottle Chime SOLD!
This vintage bottle was found in an abandoned homesite in Albemarle County. The striker is a glass salt and the sail is a lovely heart-shaped china trinket box. Sold!
Pretty Light Cover Chime  SOLD!
Pretty Light Cover Chime SOLD!
Vintage-y light shade with a crystal look has colored bottle-bottoms striking against a brass napkin ring. The beading is all multicolored beads and the sail is a vintage grater. SOLD!
Petite Crown Royal Chime   SOLD!
Petite Crown Royal Chime SOLD!
Dainty bottle with purple irredescent and crystal beading. The striker is a silver salt with grape leaves motif and the sail is a Chinese spoon. SOLD!
Avon Aftershave Car!    SOLD!
Avon Aftershave Car! SOLD!
Awesome vintage Avon bottle wind chime with 4 lovely silverplated knives, a mini-wine bottle and a glass coaster. Beading is done in silver, brown & gold. Available!
Large Bottle Chime   SOLD!
Large Bottle Chime SOLD!
Large clear bottle with vintage crystal salt and old doorknob sail. Beading is red and blue with crystals. SOLD!
Heavy Etched & Patterrned Lightshade Chime  $60
Heavy Etched & Patterrned Lightshade Chime $60
Very elegant chime with Avon Bell striker, china violin as sail. Beading is blue with pearl accents. SOLD!
Felton's New England Rum Lantern SOLD!
Felton's New England Rum Lantern SOLD!
This vintage bottle was discovered on an abandoned homesite in the Keswick area of Albemarle County and is very cloudy from being in the ground for such a long time. It was a red votive cup, red and white beading and the sail is a pretty jar-topper. SOLD!
Cobalt Lantern    SOLD!
Cobalt Lantern SOLD!
Inside is a red votive cup suspended on a generous chain. Dangling below is a stained glass sailboat. Beading is in blue, yellow and red. Sold!
Avon Green Truck  SOLD!
Avon Green Truck SOLD!
Classic Avon bottle with green and purple beading, four clear bottle-bottoms, a set of small brass bells is used as a striker and the sail is a large green bottle-bottom. SOLD!
China Creamer Chime   SOLD!
China Creamer Chime SOLD!
Silver spoons dangle on green and crystal beaded strands from a lovely white, china creamer with a pretty, muted floral pattern. The sail is a heart-shaped jar topper. SOLD!
Silver Teapot Chime/Sun Catcher    SOLD!
Silver Teapot Chime/Sun Catcher SOLD!
Lovely smallish vintage teapot is dripping with chandelier crystals, a couple of Victorian ice cream spoons (the Victorians had a utensil for everything!), a lovely glass bird is the striker with a brass heart-shape jar topper as the sail. Sold!
Beefeaters Gin Lantern   SOLD!
Beefeaters Gin Lantern SOLD!
Has a clear glass votive holder, red beading and a floral patterned aluminum coaster as a sail. SOLD!
Hanging Lightbulb Vases   $7/ea
Hanging Lightbulb Vases $7/ea
I don't throw much away... These cute vases were real lightbulbs once upon a time, but they burned out, sooo... I will include a suction cup so you can hang them on a window or mirror. I hang them from the latch on my windows. Available!
Kahlua Chime   SOLD!
Kahlua Chime SOLD!
A beautiful gold, china salt is the striker and a gold china demitasse cup and saucer is the sail. Beading is a delicately striped shell material. Available!
Blue w/Gold Salt   SOLD!
Blue w/Gold Salt SOLD!
Gorgeous cobalt bottle has vintage gold china salt shaker as striker and small enamel salt shaker as the sail. Available!
Pink Sugar Bowl   SOLD!
Pink Sugar Bowl SOLD!
Pink Depression glass sugar bowl chime features 4 silver plated knives, a silver plated pie server and a delicate china spoon for a sail. The beading is pink and silver with pink heart beads. Sold!
Blue Bottle Chime   SOLD!
Blue Bottle Chime SOLD!
Inside is a vintage salt shaker, the sail is a small Dutch shoe! The beading is blue and pink with a couple of Swarovski crystals as accents. Available!
Springtime in Paris! Custom-made.
Springtime in Paris! Custom-made.
I had to post this one I just completed. It is a custom piece for one of my clients. I used a small statue of the Eiffel Tower and some beautiful crystals to enhance this beauty.
Mad Housewife Chime $49
Mad Housewife Chime $49
Complete with signature cat-eye glasses as the sail! The clapper is an elegant salt shaker. You can just tell she has something cookin'...
Crocheted Doilies Hanging Lamp $99
Crocheted Doilies Hanging Lamp $99
Some of the doilies are vintage and some I have made myself. They are hand-stitched together and stretched onto a lampshade frame. This particular one is made to be hard-wired, but I also make them with a longer cord and a plug. I'm always happy to create a custom shade or pendant light with your heirloom doilies!
Pink Depression Glass Sugarbowl Chime $55
Pink Depression Glass Sugarbowl Chime $55
The addition of four silver plated spoons makes this piece very nostalgic. Beaded as always on wire for longevity, this chime will delight the ears for years to come
Garden Delights $35
Garden Delights $35
Assorted glass elements stacked together onto an inverted wine bottle! feed the birds, burn a tealight or just "plant" in your garden. To add some height, they are mounted on a stake.
Custom Curtain Tie-backs $25/pr.
Custom Curtain Tie-backs $25/pr.
Do you have an old - or new - cream & sugar set that's just collecting dust? Or perhaps some coffee mugs or teacups? I can drill the bottoms out and you will then have a beautiful and unique set of tie-backs for your lace panels, sheers or light-weight curtains.
Arbor Mist Lantern $49
Arbor Mist Lantern $49
Ahhh, Arbor Mist! This stuff is so sweet and goes down like soda pop! The frosted bottle protects the flame in the votive inside. The copper coil holds the votive - just slide the bottle up to light or extinguish the flame.
Mason Jar Hanging Light $45
Mason Jar Hanging Light $45
This large blue vintage Mason jar has been made into a quaint and charming pendant light. The cord is a very generous length and has a plug and an in-line switch. Can also be made available as a hard-wired light. This is a 2-quart size jar. Also available in a 1-quart size for $39
Teacup Candle $12
Teacup Candle $12
Vintage teacup holds a lightly scented candle. Various styles. Available!
Sugar Scrub $11.
Sugar Scrub $11.
Lavender-scented brown sugar scrub with wooden spreader. Lavender is a very relaxing fragrance and the raw sugar exfoliates as the oil soothes. Really nice after an afternoon of gardening or as part of your mani-pedi! Available!
Bath Salts $12.
Bath Salts $12.
Lavender-scented to relax all your cares away as you enjoy a good long soak in the tub at the end of your day.
Teacup Chandelier $139.
Teacup Chandelier $139.
5-Arm brass chandelier with demitasse cups and saucers. The saucers are inverted so the design can be seen from below. Made to be hard-wired to ceiling box, but the cord/chain is a generous length.
Blonde Hunny!  $49
Blonde Hunny! $49
From the Virginia craft brewery Wild Wolf Brewing Company, this chime is a little more masculine-minded than my usual creations! Inside, the clapper is a vintage-y faucet handle (the old-fashioned round kind) and the sail is a tiny beer mug. Perfect for that guy gift - they can be so hard to buy for!
Hanging Lightbulb Vase $7/ea.
Hanging Lightbulb Vase $7/ea.
The guts of the lightbulb has been removed and a beaded hanger added. Holds your most delicate blossoms in a very unique way. Various bead colors
Key Holder Frame $12.50
Key Holder Frame $12.50
5x7 Picture frame with hooks added to hold your keys.
Monkey see, monkey do  $49
Monkey see, monkey do $49
One of my fave bottles! The monkey is embossed in the glass and his arms wrap around the bottle. A vintage salt strikes inside and the chandelier crystal catches the breeze.
Teacup Lamp $95 - $150.
Teacup Lamp $95 - $150.
Vintage china teacups are stacked on a base and wired for light. Various sizes are available and prices vary accordingly. I can also make these with your cups/saucers for a little less.
Lightbulb Vase (standing) $8/ea.
Lightbulb Vase (standing) $8/ea.
Whimsical lightbulb mounted on a small base with raffia bow. Available!
Hummingbird Feeder $24
Hummingbird Feeder $24
A recycled wine bottle holds the hummer food while a solid copper coil holds the bottle. Available!
Mason Jar Pumps $25
Mason Jar Pumps $25
Mason jars in vintage blue or clear with vintage zinc lids do a fantastic job of dispensing your dish soap, hand soap or lotion. Available!
Light Fixture Bird Feeder  $34
Light Fixture Bird Feeder $34
The top is a dinner plate and the bottom is the glass globe from a ceiling light. Fill the bottom with birdseed, hang, pour yourself a lemonade and enjoy the music of the birds!
Assorted Wine Bottle Planters $10
Assorted Wine Bottle Planters $10
Recycled wine bottles cut in half have beaded hangers. Unable to ship with the herbs already potted, but also available empty.
New Kent Wind Chimes $49
New Kent Wind Chimes $49
Lovely brown or blue bottles from New Kent Winery in Virginia. The brown one has a brass key as the sail and the blue one has a small blue saucer. Both use salt shakers as the clapper.
Baby Blue Wind Chime  $55
Baby Blue Wind Chime $55
Powder blue graphic design on vintage light-globe features silver-plated spoons and vintage salt shaker. The sail is an insert from an old mason jar lid.
Ding Dong, Avon Calling  $55
Ding Dong, Avon Calling $55
This lovely vintage Avon bottle is in the shape of an old roadster and once held men's aftershave. The color is a deep emerald green and dangling below are silver-plated spoons which strike a mini Patron tequila bottle.
Hanging Votive   $10
Hanging Votive $10
Cute little jar with a bit of Hippie in it - note the turquoise peace signs!
Hit the Road Jack (Daniels!) $10
Hit the Road Jack (Daniels!) $10
This pint-sized Jack Daniels bottle has been transformed into a lovely hanging bud vase.
Cobalt Lighthouse Bottle Chime-Custom
Cobalt Lighthouse Bottle Chime-Custom
A very unique and beautiful bottle! I made this one for a friend to give as a gift. The recipient has a thing for lighthouses!