Monday, October 4, 2010

Houston's Fall Art Festival + BRACELET GIVEAWAY

 Photography by my son, Steve Harris
it appears in his beautiful coffee table book of
portraits of Texas singers & songwriters...

Each year Houston has two major juried art festivals,
one in the spring & another one in the fall.
This coming weekend will be the Fall Festival of the Arts,
in which my brilliant son is participating. As some of you know,
he's a commercial photographer & with advertising spending way down
he & most of his peers have seen some difficult times.

He's been selected along with a few other artists to be in a
competition which runs online. He is thrilled, of course, as it
raises his visibility.

I would be overjoyed if you have time to pop
over to the Facebook site & vote for him.

His name is Steve Harris.

Click here to VOTE

He also has a blog which is photo specific if you would care to look
at some of his personal favorites.

Go HERE to see his blog


2 Swarovski Crystal Bangle Bracelets
one for each arm
these pieces + others similar are in our collection
each holiday season; they are not at all "junk jewelry"
(I wear them) & will add big-time sparkle to any outfit.

Pardon for a small commercial break,

I am trying to reach 300 followers so I can justify opening a shop on
for my jewelry designs.

I have a new client, a wonderful boutique in Texas who will
be carrying my exclusive designs before the holiday season...I'll keep
you updated on this new venue.

RULES: Be or become a follower, refer one of your blogging friends
to me & tell them to mention you sent them over, leave a really nice comment,
& voila you're entered. Each friend who comes over will count as
another 2 entries for you. I'm encouraging all of my loyal followers to
participate...I LOVE you guys!

for those of you who add Splenderosa's Giveaway to your blog
you will receive 2 extra entries. thank you SO much for this
drawng will be on this next coming Sunday,
winner announced on Monday

don't forget to think PINK for Breast Cancer Month,
those pink silicon bracelets on my side bar are a
really nice way of acknowledgement..



joanny said...


Will check out your son's photography,
I always feel so good after coming to your blog, it is always beautiful and inspiring.

Have you ever done the Tuesday tag along blog hop? It appears to be popular among some blogs and their numbers grown for that along. just a thought.

welcome to my world of poetry said...

Wonderful post, such a joy to visit.


Marina said...

Thanks for your sweet comment Marsha ... dont know how regular my posts will be, but its good to be back.

I will pop over to your sons FB page ... sending luck his way!
Wow ... I see you have another beautiful giveaway ... count me in ... I was so thrilled when I won your first one!

shari @ little blue deer said...

I voted for him! And it's easy, he is really talented! Good luck to Steve!

Jacqueline said...

Dear Marsha,
First of all, I wish your talented son much luck in the these lean times we all need as much recognition as we can get..... and, of course to you....all the best in your quest to open your Etsy shop. I know that you will do it and have great success.
..... and, thanks for the amazing giveaway. Such a beautiful bracelet and two of them as well. I am a great lover of cuff bracelets. My husband bought me one that is from Afganistan that I wear everyday.
I shall put your giveaway on my sidebar. XXXX

Nuit said...

I will vote for your son alright! and check out his blog immediately if not sooner ;)

Hope i win the bracelet... I need IT!!!!!! =D


Half-heard in the Stillness said...

Every good wish to your son, I hope it does the trick for him!


VMcreation-fashion-studio-atelier said...

That´s true...talented photographer,I like the nature photos of Steve and just so very immpresive work!

Talented Mom;-)*It can't to be another way,


Mona Thompson said...

Just voted. Good luck to Steve. He is very talented. Just like his Mother!

Martha's Favorites said...

Hi: What a wonderful post. I will go and vote for Steve. Please enter me in your giveaway. Thanks, Martha

Christina @ Fashion's Most Wanted said...

Dear Marsha, I love the photograph your son took. I'm off to vote and visit his blog. I hope you're really good xx