Wednesday, May 18, 2011

American Eagle Giveaway

Ok for the second Giveaway of May I am offering This American Eagle makedo
I had hoped to make something else for my giveaway but I am still cleaning here LOL
I am currently working on my bedroom and since it is now also my crafting area
I am thinking it is going to take me awhile to get that organized
It is SCARY to say the least I have way too much stuff!!

This giveaway will run until the last day of May and I will draw a winner out on
June the 1st oh my gosh is this year really almost half over??

Rules to enter
1. Be a Follower of this followers are always welcome, leave me one comment with your entries on this post
For extra entries you can also
2. Leave me a comment on  The Rusty Thimble Facebook Page
3. Heart The Rusty Thimble Etsy Shop if you have already mention it in your comment
4. Sign up for my newsletter by clicking on the contact button in the top left sidebar
Please put Newsletter in the subject line
5. Tell me what you favorite handmades are for fall
Yes I said Fall as soon as I get my room finished I am starting Fall and Christmas items
6. Add this to your blog sidebar for one extra chance
but if you put it on your sidebar and do a blog post as well I will give you
two extra chances

And I want to thank everyone for signing up for my giveaways if I could I would send each of you a gift, Good Luck


  1. Hello!
    I have been a follower of yours for awhile but haven't left a comment in
    a while. My wrist was broken and now
    I can type again! I love the Patriotic Eagle above,I have been following the Decorah Eagles via the live web cam and have fallen in love with all Eagle crafts. I did Heart your Etsy shop a while ago also. You are very talented and I especially like the Prim Rabbit with the wool coat. He's so darn cute with that coat! My fave for Halloween has to be that old mainstay the Pumpkin in any type of medium. I'm off to sign up for your newsletter now. Good luck with your craft room.
    Warm Regards,
    Susan B., Western MA

  2. Oh I love the eagle! Glad you went with him.I've been a follower..Heart your etsy and bought from you..Recive your newsletter..Added to my blog sidebar..My favorite fall items are pumpkin head dolls would love one made like your snow girl with a differnt nose.Prim black cats and white and black pumpkins.So I'm in for 6 entries.Keeping my fingers crossed.Warm Blessings!~Amy

  3. O Brenda , he is such a handsome Eagle ! I love it ! You always have such generous give aways , you are so sweet ! Please Please Enter Me , I am a follower , I will post on my side bar , and for fall I love witches and white pumpkins, but round my lil house it's the Fourth of July year round! Best of luck cleaning , and Im sure you know you arent the only one "with too much stuff". Enjoy your evening! hugs lil raggedy angie

  4. I am a follower and would love to be entered to win your eagle... I added your etsy to my favs.. posted on my sidebar. I "like" your FB page and posted a comment. I love pumpkins for fall...My bday is June 1 so this would make a great present... haha... Here's to hoping. Thanks for the chance. Hugs, Tins

  5. Hello Sweet Brenda!
    Oh....Please enter me in your most wonderful giveaway!! This eagle is great! He'd look awesome with my sweet little patriotic bunny you made!! Let's see: I'm a follower; Your Etsy shop was one of the first shops I ever "hearted"; I have signed up for your newletter (YAY! Didn't know you had one!!); and have posted your giveaway on my sidebar....As for favorite fall/winter handmades - I'm with Amy - an awesome pumpkin head doll would tickle me orange and black all over! Thanks for this wonderful and generous opportunity...!! Smiles & Hugs, Robin

  6. Oh, Brenda, what a generous Giveaway but that's just you, isn't it?!!!
    I'd love to be a part of this so if I can suck up...I mean brown nose...I mean do all of those things that you've asked I WILL!!
    I heart your, Etsy, you know I do!!
    Going over to your FB to leave a comment, and, I know you didn't ask but I'm going to Tweet this Giveaway!
    Also putting it on my sidebar....I'm not sure why as I need to keep this in my 'own little world' but it will inevitably get out anyway!!!
    Vicky :0)

  7. Hello again Brenda! I am such a devoted follower ... just love your work especially every time I look at your prim bunny (just love him). I have commented on facebook, have hearted your etsy because I love everything in it, signed up for the newsletter and just love the scarecrows in the fall!!! I want to own one of your scarecrows .... good luck with the cleaning. My craft area is also in my bedroom and looks like a tornado ripped through it!

    Thank you for your beautifual and generous giveaways! Cant's wait to see Ms. Shelby's little babies!


  8. Love your creation, I am a follower since i adore your creative prim projects.

  9. I will enjoy following you, I love your eagle and 4th of July is just around the corner. I found you on facebook.

  10. Wonderful piece for the summer.
    I am just making things, haven't thought about the 4th yet, guess I should.


  11. Hi, Brenda! How is Miss Shelby today? Still just laying around? No pacing? Hope she's still comfortable.
    I am a stalker, I mean-follower.
    I do get the newsletter.
    I do heart your Etsy.
    I did comment on your Facebook.
    I am posting on my sidebar.
    For fall, my favorite things are pumpkins--blackened beeswax pumpkins, white pumpkins, fabric pumpkins.....
    I also like all the potpourri, leaves and flowers, acorns, buckeyes, nuts....
    Fall is my absolute favorite season, but I gotta say, I am really enjoying this spring now that it isn't so darned cold!
    Slow down a bit. That stuff isn't going anywhere. We all have too much stuff and when we get rid of it, we just get more. *sigh* And it is so worth it to get new stuff! lol ★Linda★

  12. Aahh Brenda, please enter me! I need some Americana in my house! I am a follower and I get your newsletter. My favorite for fall decorating is of course with pumpkins.


  13. Hi Brenda,
    What a generous Giveaway! Love Mr. Regal Eagle.
    I am follower.
    I will post to my side bar.
    I receive your newsletter.
    Learning to Tweet.
    Love your Candy Corn Tucks!!
    Nothing says fall like candy corn!
    Enjoy your evening,

  14. Hi, please sign me up for your great give-away. Thanks, Cyndy

  15. Love the eagle Brenda, I am a follower, I have commented on your facebook, I have posted on my sidebar, I heart your etsy shop, I get your newsletter, and my favorite item for fall is scarecrows. I love the different expressions on their faces. Thanks for such a great giveaway, Valerie

  16. I NEED a piece of America in my Scottish home!
    Hi Brenda, i am your newest follower and FB friend too. I have signed up for your newsletter.I have 'liked' your FB page and am following your Networked blog.
    I <3 your Etsy shop. (truly!)
    I love Halloween Dolls and Prim Santas.
    I would have added your sidebar to my blog but Im not that clever!
    Fingers and toes crossed that eagle flys to me!!

  17. Hello---I have been a reader of your blog for a few months, and have signed up to follow. I do not have a blog yet, but plan on soon. I love the eagle, I have just started putting my americana items out, and he would fit in just perfectly. Thanks

  18. I'm a follower and am always pleased when I see that you've written a new post for me to read! What a GREAT giveaway item you have made!

  19. Hi Brenda!! I am a follower and am leaving a comment and will post to my sidebar. The eagle is really terrific. I love him and am happy to have a chance to win one of your creations. My favorite things for fall....scarecrows, pumpkins and mice.

    hugs, Carol

  20. Brenda,
    Please enter me in your giveaway :
    I am a follower - I Left a comment on your facebook page - I "heart" the Rusty Thimble's etsy store - I will post on my sidebar - & my favorite things for fall are crows, ghosts & "funky" looking pumpkins. Thanks again for the great giveaway!

  21. Your Eagle is adorable Brenda - I hope to win this time! I'm already a follower, I have commented on your FB page, and I already 'heart' your Etsy shop and subscribe to your newsletter.
    I love anything with pumpkins for fall...pumpkin headed dolls are so cute!
    I will definitely post this on my sidebar, in a blog post and while I'm at it..on my RW FB page.
    Thanks so much for your generosity!

  22. Hi - the Eagle is wonderful. Please enter me in your giveaway. I am already a follower, I "hearted" you on Etsy, and I posted your giveaway on my sidebar. Thanks - Trish

  23. Please throw my name in hat, darlin'!
    He would look great in my Americana bedroom.
    Heck yes, I am a follower. ;)
    I do receive would newsletter.
    And I will be adding your Awesome Eagle to my sidebar.
    Thanks so much.

  24. Hi Brenda,
    What a wonderful Americana giveaway!!! I love him! You know I am a huge follower and would love to be entered in your giveaway. I receive your newsletter, I will leave a comment on FB, , I heart your etsy and I will post it on your sidebar! Have a lovely day my prim friend! Hugs, Lecia

  25. Brenda, it's me again, I forgot to tell you what my favorite fall think is, I love scarecrows! Hugs, Lecia

  26. Handmade primitives are what I love
    the most to decorate our home with!
    I follow your blog via Google
    Friend Connect. (windycindy)
    Also, I "Like" you on Facebook and
    left a comment on your wall.
    I hearted your Etsy Shop.
    For Fall, I love handmade pumpkins,
    Pilgrims, scarecrows and crows!
    Many thanks to you!

  27. Hi Brenda! I'd love to be entered into this spectacular giveaway! My luck has seemed to run out and has transferred to a relative of mine (she knows who she is!), so please enter me! I need a lift! Have a great day! Tamara -

  28. Hi Brenda - what a wonderful eagle! Love him. Please enter me - I'm a follower, I've hearted you on Etsy and I've placed your giveaway on my blog's sidebar.
    Thank you!!


  29. I really, really need him!!!!!!
    Your on my sidebar and I'm going to do a post for ya too.
    The US is still here and hasn't ended as they though it would I'm still living in the good old USA. Woot woot!

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  31. I love him!! He would look great in my home!

    I have been a follower for a long while.

    I heart your etsy shop!

    My favorite handmades for fall are jack-o-lanterns!! I love them when they are make-dos.

  32. Hi Brenda...What an awesome know that I adore your work...I love this Americana Eagle..such detail..I love him!
    put me down for 6 chances...
    1 & 2: I am a longtime follower of both blogs
    3. I subscribe to your newsletter
    4. I made a comment on your FB
    5. I will post on my blog
    6. I am trying to heart your etsy shop but the link on your blog isn't working...I'll keep trying...I may have hearted it in a previous GAW...
    thanks for your generous are so talented!

  33. What a great giveaway.
    I am a follower
    Signed up for newsletter
    Hearted your Etsy Shop
    Made a comment on your facebook
    My favorite fall item is scarecrows

  34. Hi Brenda - I would love a chance to win this awesome Eagle, he is great! I am a follower of your blog, hearted on Etsy, posted on my sidebar and made a post, my fall favorite craft is probably a witch doll or some type of creep stitchery!

  35. What another awesome giveaway!
    Please enter me in!
    I'm a follower
    Post on my sidebar
    I love anything with halloween!
    Thanks! Prim Blessings

  36. Hi Brenda, What an awesome giveaway. As always you have out done yourself. You are very generous to your followers. Pleas count me in for this wonderfully prim eagle. Your attention to detail is truly amazing!!!
    I do already receive your newsletter
    I am a happy follower
    I have already hearted you shop
    I am on my way to leave a comment on your FB page
    My favorite handmade item for fall has to be the pumpkins. Fall is my favorite time of year. And nothing spells fall like the pumpkin does for me!!!! I make sure they are all over my house.

  37. Brenda, it me again. I forgot to leave you my e-0mail address on the above post. Sorry for that mistake.

  38. Now that American Eagle has personality! I LOVE this guy!

    1. Follower of this blog
    2. Comment left on FB page
    3. Lovin' your Etsy shop
    4. Recipient of your newsletter
    5. Favorite Fall craft: Sunflowers

    Brenda ... your continued generousity is truly OOAK! ~.~

  39. I love this one also !! I have been a follower for a long time and I receive the news letter and I'll comment on FB !! GREAT work :0)


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