My grandmother once said that on this day we must give the great saint his just due - and so we must...
We've taught our children to say Happy Saint Valentine's Day - much the same as Happy Saint Patrick's Day. Imagine March 17th as Patrick's Day - just doesn't have the same ring to it!
You can click here to read a nice write up about St. Valentine and how his feast day became associated with a day to "shower the people we love with love" - as James Taylor would say :)
Over the last few weeks I've posted pictures of my ZIA Valentine ornaments. They came about because our daughter Nancy - alone in a new BIG city because of work - decided to keep her Christmas tree up for awhile. She liked the way it filled up her sparsely furnished apartment.
I began tangling the ornaments for her newly dubbed "Valentine Tree".
Here is the picture she sent in return -
|Valentine Hearts, Adele Bruno, CZT|
Oh, what a wonderful thing love is - the more you give, the more you receive...I'd say I got the better part of that deal!
Have a fabulous St. Valentine's Day!
And thank you endlessly for sharing a love for this wonderful art form we call Zentangle®!