Friday, December 23, 2011

"I Played My Drum for Him"

 Tonight I'm sharing the 3rd painting in my Christmas Carols series - "I Played My Drum For Him." It's larger than the other two (which were approximtely 5 x 7 ) This one is painted on a round, 11-inch wood plaque. I first covered the plaque with black gesso, then used acrylics and added glitter to the star.

Little Baby, pa rum pum pum pum
I am a poor boy too, pa rum pum pum pum
I have no gift to bring, pa rum pum pum pum
That's fit to give the King, pa rum pum pum pum,
rum pum pum pum, rum pum pum pum,

Shall I play for you, pa rum pum pum pum,
On my drum?

Mary nodded, pa rum pum pum pum
The ox and lamb kept time, pa rum pum pum pum
I played my drum for Him, pa rum pum pum pum
I played my best for Him, pa rum pum pum pum,
rum pum pum pum, rum pum pum pum,

Then He smiled at me, pa rum pum pum pum
Me and my drum.

If you missed my first two paintings in the series, and would like to see them, they can be found here:
" Do You See What I See?"  Click HERE
"And Heaven and Nature Sing!"  Click HERE

Until next time, I hope everyone has a blessed, happy holiday!


Cindy Adkins said...

Oh Cindy,
This is totally precious!!! And I love that song--I play it on the piano~Your painting is simply beautiful!!!! XO Cindy

Jen @ Creating with the J's said...

I love the painting. Merry Christmas to you and the kids!!!! :) Jynx and her humans!

Anonymous said...

I love this one too! The first is still my favorite. Have a Merry Christmas. Love - Lola

Barb and Dell said...

Oh, Cindy, this is so cute. You are so talented.
Have a wonderful Christmas.

Jil~Say It With Roses said...

Merry, Merry Christmas, Cindy!
Your painting is darling! I love the gold glittered star .... it makes it all pop!

I am so happy I found you and am following you and not just because I won that darling one cup teapot and cup, either! lol!

xinex said...

You are so talented, Cindy. This is beautiful. Merry Christmas to you all!...Christine

Pat said...

Wonderful holiday ppost. Merry Christmas!

chubskulit said...

Such lovely series Cindy!

My Entry, happy pink Christmas from my family to yours!

Honey at 2805 said...

Precious! It's a lovely series!

Thank you for sharing this beautiful post at Potpourri Friday! Have a very Merry Christmas and wonderful Holiday Season!

Confessions of a Plate Addict said...

Beautiful! A very merry Christmas and the happiest of holiday seasons to you and yours!...hugs...Debbie

Mr Puddy said...

Hoo Hoo Hoo ! I won't be around till next 3 weeks, But I would love to say...Merry Merry Christmas !!
I wish you and your kitties have a very best time : )

Puddy and Mom Boom

Terrie said...

This is a very pretty painting. Other two posts are great. They're of festive and fairy story. Love all.

Jillian's Bella Rosa Antiques said...

Wonderful painting..wonderful post. Such a poignant series for Christmas time!

Linda M. said...

Merry Christmas Cindy, Your painting is wonderful. Thanks for visiting and your comments. I'm one of your new followers. I'm hoping to visit back again next week when things have calmed down. Linda

Boo-Bah AKA Iris said...

Wonderful painting! You are a wonderful artist.

Merry Christmas!

Bluebell Woods said...

Merry Christmas Cindy. I hope you enjoy your day and will look forwards to sharing lots of blogging in the New Year.

Danice said...

Merry Christmas to you and your family, too, Cindy. I love your paintings, esp The Little Drummer Boy :)

Magic Love Crow said...

Cindy, what a special painting! I love it! Merry Christmas to you and the ones you love ;o)

Terra said...

Sweet song and your painting is charming.


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