October 15th Update

It's hard to believe that Thanksgiving is fast approaching. With grateful hearts  our thoughts turn to our wonderful visitors and friends here on Early Work Mercantile. In gratitude, Granma Grace is offering her winter hand-mades at special pricing just to cover the cost of material and travel fare.

To order, ask questions or request more photos please email SpiritMountainPrimitives@gmail.com



Step back in time to authentic early American craftsmanship!

    From a smoke and pet free home. All work is heirloom quality and will be signed and dated. 

All wool fabric is premium quality from Dorr, Heaven's To Betsy, Woolrich or Rebecca Erb Wool Studio.

To purchase or request more information and/or photos please email spiritmountainprimitives@gmail.com

                   ~Bringing Yesteryear to the Present!~


'Mr. Flurry' Snowman Hooked Rug on Linen

Hooked on linen with a prim hit-or-miss background. Muted prim Americana colors of old red, antique whites and colonial blues, make this charming snowman the perfect addition to your holiday or winter collection. His wool scarf is hooked with fringed ends.

Backed with matching wool with a wool sleeve sewn on for easy hanging. Also makes a nice addition to any prim setting when placed on an old farm table, trunk or bench. Perfect for winter display after the holidays as well as before and during Christmas. You can't go wrong with a snowman!

Approximately 17.5 inches by 13.5 inches. Designed by Pat Cross.

Spoken for. Thank you Nancy!


'Chilly and Snowflake' Snowman and Kitty Folk Art Shelf Sitters

Dressed up for winter, Chilly the prim snowman sits holding his little cat Snowflake.

They are made of muslin, osnaburg and old ticking. Chilly's Santa hat is edged in wool with a rusty bell on the tip.  Another bell is pinned to Chilly's scarf with a rusty safety pin. A piece of old twine and a rusty bell are tied around Snowflakes neck. Snowflake is removable, these two can be displayed together or separately.

Chilly's nose is a piece of dried baby carrot from our garden.

Grunged and stained with tea, walnut husks and spices. Lightly dusted with cinnamon.

An adorable prim display sitting on an old cupboard, shelf, mantel or under the your Christmas tree.

Chilly is approximately 21.5 inches tall. Snowflake is approximately 7.5 inches long by 7 inches tall. 

Sale pending.


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Wishing you and yours many blessings!