Tuesday, March 30, 2010

The Lamb Mosaic

With Easter Sunday approaching, I thought I should present my favorite Easter animal, the lamb! I mean, as much as I find bunnies or little chicks cute, for me nothing compares to the sweetness of the little lamb.

1. Little white sheep- custom wool animal by littleloveblue
2. Baby Sheep (Lamb) No. 1, 7 x 8 Fine Art Print by SharonMontrose
3. The Sheep - Fine Art Animal Photograph by eleanors
4. Sheep Magnet Polymer Clay figurine by HeartshapedCreations

So many things come to mind when I think of sheep: The pastoral life depicted in Christopher Marlowe's The Passionate Shepherd to His Love, a new spring cardigan my friend's mom made for me, my grandmother spinning wool, the lost sheep which was found by the Good Shepherd, insomnia and how I have tried to count sheep only to see that it doesn't work, The Silence of the Lambs, humbleness, gentleness and innocence, the Passion of Christ -and of course, the lamb that Greeks traditionally spit-roast to feast with the family on Easter Sunday!

So, what comes to mind when YOU think of sheep?


  1. thanks so much! i love sheep, couldn't make my little animals without them:)

  2. My favorite animal. So cute post!

  3. Aren´t they lovely?! Many thanks!

  4. This is cuteness overload!!! I'm so happy and honored to find my little guy in such a sweet and adorable collection. Se eyxaristo poly-poly!!!


  5. These are so cute, I love heartshapedcreations's little sheep!
    Well first thing that comes in my mind, when I think sheep is..a black sheep smiling! :)

  6. Lovely finds !
    Happy Easter my dear !