Tuesday, January 26, 2010


Each Monday, I'll be featuring a member from The Old Farmhouse Gathering Team on Etsy. These are some very talented artisans who create everything from Primitive to Shabby Chic, with an old fashioned flair!

This week it is truly my pleasure to introduce to you my fellow OFG sister,

Marilyn Tirelli of Harvest Moon Primitives

Below is a sample of her work and you can see everything on Etsy at:

~Interview with Marilyn Tirelli~

1. What is the name of your Etsy shop and why did you choose that name?

My Etsy shop is Harvest Moon Prims....Nothing is prettier or more magical in Fall...than a big ole Orange Harvest Moon....So when I was thinking on a name for etsy...that came to mind...

2. How long have you been on Etsy?

I have been on Etsy for over a year,but illness made me unable to do much with it until recently.

3. What type of items do you offer?

Hand crafted stitchery,prims,and needfuls

4. How long have you been crafting?

For as long as I can remember..but professionally for over 25 years

5. Who or What inspires you?

My Dad who was a wonderful floral designer was my biggest fan,and always was proud of what I created. Sadly he passed away four years ago,but I know he is smiling down on my saying..I am so proud of you!

6. What is your favorite item in your shop and why?

hummmm...thats a hard one..Usually my sticheries are my fav

7. Other places where you can be found (Ebay, webstore, blog)

I also have a website:www.mtswhimsey.com...

my blog:www.whimseythoughts.blogspot.com and

on ebay under the user nameharvest-moonprimitives


  1. Great feature on such a talented member of OFG.

  2. Thanks so much Joan for my feature! That was so nice of you!


  3. Ahh, I love Marilyn's Valentine primitives. Pretty! Thanks Joan:) Hugs~Carol

  4. Great pick, Marilyn is so talented.