Friday, March 29, 2013

I've got a long way to go!

 Whew!  See . . . there is someone with more eggs than me!!!

Happy Easter Everyone!
A Lutheran German couple decorates their garden tree with 10,000 painted eggs.
Easter comes but once a year -- but one couple has turned it into a lifetime's project.
German pensioners Volker and Christa Kraft have decorated the tree in their back garden in Saalfeld for Easter for more than 40 years.
The tree now drips with more than 9,800 colorful Easter eggs, painted with pastoral scenes and religious icons.
Jesus                                                            Christ! Volker                                                            Kraft adds to                                                            the 9,800                                                            Easter eggs                                                            hanging from                                                            the tree in                                                            garden of the                                                            home he shares                                                            with his wife                                                           


  1. Wow, that's really cool!
    Thanks for sharing it.

  2. I'm now caught up on all of your posts! Love the new Blackbird samplers - very cool. And your egg collection is amazing. I haven't had mine out for several years. I just know Charlie will get into them. This morning I found two skeins of yarn unwound and him proudly sitting beside one of them. Urg....