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Melissa Valeriote
Works at Valeriote Design
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Lived in California
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I find his mischievous grin a bit unsettling. Maybe we should spend some time apart before one of us does something we'll soon regret.
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Happy Halloween
HALLOWEEN •  •   •  •   • The magic night when folly reigns supreme, the pumpkin heads are all alight the stars are all agleam. •   •   •   •   • Wishing you all an evening of festive folly, filled with  merriment  that will haunt you for years to come.
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Halloween Tree Decor
Oh Halloween Tree, how lovely are your branches.  Decorating the tree today with ornaments I've been collecting for more than  20 years. Festive reproductions commingle beautifully with precious originals.  More photos available on my FaceBook page.
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Masked Wonders
Most creative types would agree that sustaining a viable career as an artist remains a challenging pursuit. We work tirelessly, often alone, in order to perfect our craft. There are blissful moments and there are moments of doubt. Our days consist of numero...
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Halloween Treat Bags
Beautifully crafted vintage inspired felt bags from Ivy, Twig & Twine.
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Rustic Halloween Decor
Rustic holiday decor courtesy of Mother Nature.
Rustic holiday decor courtesy of Mother Nature.
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511 people
Have her in circles
264 people
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posie Jennie McClelland's profile photo
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Holiday Folk Artist
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Art Doll Sculpture
Employment
  • Valeriote Design
    Holiday Folk Artist, present
  • http://theholidayqueen.blogspot.com
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Holiday Folk Artist
Introduction
Welcome to The Fantastical World of Holidays. My name is Melissa and I am the mastermind behind my menagerie of merriment creating one-of-a-kind pieces of art that pay homage to holiday mischief and lore.


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Self Employed
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  • Halloween Shows
    Folk Art, Graphic Design, Adobe CS6, present
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Valeriote Design, Fantastical World of Holidays
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A Woman's Place is in the Kitchen – and the Office of the CEO
goodfoodpolitics.blogspot.com

2013 was a year chockfull of firsts for females: Janet Yellen became the first woman chair of the Federal Reserve in its 100-year history. M

Fashion Week: Apron Edition
mmmorsel.blogspot.com

Dreaming of Paris Fashion Week as I strut around my kitchen in this season’s apron collection.

Bevono il vino
mmmorsel.blogspot.com

Started the weekend early with a visit to Vini in Davis. The jazzy wine bar houses dispensers of reds, whites, and pinks complete with detai

Autumn's Arrival
mmmorsel.blogspot.com

Autumn waltzes in wrapped in boots, scarves, and cozy sweaters. Its scent is pumpkin spice and its sound is the crackling of leaves. This fe

Home Depot Style Challenge plus a Halloween Giveaway
theholidayqueen.blogspot.com

A few months back I was invited by the Crew at Home Depot to participate in their Halloween Style Challenge. Those who know me well, know th

Road Trip
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The buggy cart is packed and ready to hit the road. See you Saturday at Halloween & Vine.

Holiday Toy Theaters
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Halloween Toy Theaters are taking center stage in my studio this week. A variety of seasonal characters are in the lineup, waiting in the wi

Blooming Deadlines
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Pumpkin planting season is here. Time is running out to tuck those magic seeds in the ground if you're planning on a fruitful Fall harvest.

Barn Owl Art Doll
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Owliver Toot One down. Four to go. No rest for the wicked.

Nightmare before Breakfast
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Woke up this morning in a state of panic until I realized it was just a dream. It was show day, the doors were opening, the crowds came rush

Celestial Navigation
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SUPERMOON... the name alone sounds like something fantastical to behold. How lucky we are that this celestial event is just around the corne

Take Action with NOWNew Student Loan Bill Needs Your Support!
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Take action for women's rights, take action with NOW.

Invasion of the Ragamuffins
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Making progress this week on a new batch of Ragamuffins. Here's a peek. Enjoy!

Halloween Folk Art by Melissa Valeriote
theholidayqueen.blogspot.com

Holiday Folk Art with an emphasis on Halloween and Christmas.

Pumpkin Cake Doughnuts: King Arthur Flour
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Wonderfully moist, flavorful pumpkin doughnuts that are baked, not fried.

Mumford & Sons - Home
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Mumford & Sons announce new album 'Babel' to be released on September 24th 2012.

Daylight Savings
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It is hard to believe that it's Friday once again. Another week has come and gone and yet not a single item has been crossed off my project

First Lady Michelle Obama talks Let’s Move!, childhood body image and ch...
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Over 3,500 people tuned in Monday morning as First Lady Michelle Obama hosted her first-ever live Google+ hangout to discuss Let's Move!

Watch Live: Michelle Obama's Google Hangout With Kelly Ripa
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Michelle Obama will join Kelly Ripa and parents across the country Monday to share family health tips in Obama's first Google Hangout.

Best Advice: You Can Do Anything You Choose
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The best advice I’ve ever received was from my father when I was 12 years old and willing to listen. He told me that with my personal charac