FMHCollectibles

FMH Collectibles Handpainted Ornaments

Annapolis, Maryland · 514 Sales

FMHCollectibles

FMH Collectibles Handpainted Ornaments

Annapolis, Maryland 514 Sales On Etsy since 2009

5 out of 5 stars
(84)

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flmh1972

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Announcement   Art ornaments, custom orders, and officially licensed Greek ornaments for decoration all year round! All ornaments are hand painted, signed, and dated.

Maryland residents, please read my Policies regarding sales tax.

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Last updated on Jun 23, 2016

Art ornaments, custom orders, and officially licensed Greek ornaments for decoration all year round! All ornaments are hand painted, signed, and dated.

Maryland residents, please read my Policies regarding sales tax.

flmh1972

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flmh1972

Customizable Sigma Phi Epsilon Ornament
$30.00
Customizable Kappa Delta Ornament with Nautilus
$30.00
Customizable Kappa Delta Ornament
$30.00
Handpainted Alpha Omicron Pi Holiday Ornament
$30.00
Customizable Delta Tau Delta Ornament
$30.00
Personalizable Phi Delta Theta Ornament
$30.00
Large Alpha Delta Pi Holiday Ornament
$30.00
Handpainted Delta Delta Delta Holiday Ornament
$30.00
Personalizable Zeta Tau Alpha Ornament
$30.00
Handpainted Sigma Lambda Gamma Holiday Ornament
$25.00
Very Small Kappa Kappa Gamma Ornament
$15.00
Handpainted Alpha Phi Ornament
$25.00
Very Small Alpha Gamma Delta Holiday Ornament
$15.00
Very Small Handpainted Delta Tau Delta Ornament
$15.00
Handpainted Alpha Phi Sisterhood Ornament
$20.00
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Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(84)
pfitzmom

pfitzmom on Dec 21, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

This item was perfect. The service was prompt and courteous. My newly initiated Kappa loves this ornament!

Maggie Donaldson

Maggie Donaldson on Dec 16, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Got this as a Christmas present for my little since me and my big have one & she loves it!

Lora Wilson

Lora Wilson on Dec 16, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Beautifully hand painted ornament. Packaged exceptionally well and arrived quickly.

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About

From Family Tradition Springs a Business

When I was a toddler my parents left crayons and pencils lying around. When I drew pictures on the walls, they bought me sketch pads. When I drew pictures, my mom and her siblings fought over them. When I got bored, my uncle--may he rest in peace--took me to art museums. When I was in grad school, studying for a doctorate in biology, and had no money for Christmas gifts, my mom bought some clear glass ornaments and suggested that I paint unique ornaments for the family. The ornaments became a family tradition.

One year, I gave my brother an ornament commemorating his fraternity, and he suggested that I start a business. When I balked, he insisted. When I still resisted, he recruited another uncle and my husband to encourage me. My dad brought it all together when he suggested an online business. He always told my brother and me to make sure we chose a profession we enjoyed, because we'd be working for a mighty long time. And since I enjoyed painting ornaments, no matter how many I had to do, I finally decided to give it a shot. I got licensing for several sororities and one fraternity, and FMH Collectibles was born.

This is a second job/business, but it is my first love and one of the ways I relax. Thank you for the opportunity to share my gift.

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  • Frances

    Owner, Maker, Designer

    I am a self-based artist based in Annapolis, Maryland. I've been drawing since I was a toddler, and I've been painting ornaments for more than 15 years.

Shop policies

Last updated on December 8, 2016
Thank you for reading my policies. I have been handpainting ornaments for almost 15 years and look forward to adding one to your decor! Although some ornaments are simply my artistic expressions, I got started by creating ornaments tailored toward family members' personalities, so I welcome custom orders.

Accepted payment methods

  • Pay with Visa
  • Pay with Master Card
  • Pay with American Express
  • Pay with Discover
  • Pay with PayPal
  • Buy with Apple Pay
  • Pay with Sofort
  • Pay with iDeal
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards
Payment
Credit cards/Etsy Direct Checkout, Etsy Gift Cards, and PayPal are accepted.

Maryland residents: a 6% sales tax will be added to your order.
Shipping
I charge a little more for my shipping because I pack the ornaments well enough to withstand a carrier's worse day. That extra packing adds a little more weight.

All items are shipped via U.S. Postal Service Priority Mail. Allow up to 5 days for delivery. Rush delivery is available through UPS (additional charges will apply). Please contact me if you need rush delivery.

For custom orders, please allow 5 days for initial sketches and 5 days for the ornament to be produced.

Most of the Greek ornaments are made to order. Please allow up to 5 days extra for creation and delivery of the ornament.

Production/customization/shipping time begins from the time payment is received.
Refunds and Exchanges
Items can be returned for refund or exchange within 7 days of receipt of purchase. I'm sorry I cannot provide refunds or exchanges for custom orders or customized/personalized items.

Knock on wood, I have never had an ornament arrive broken. However, if your ornament is damaged upon arrival, please contact me immediately. I will create a replacement and ship it to you at no additional charge.
Additional policies and FAQs
I welcome custom orders. I am also open to bulk orders--convo me and we can discuss.

Fraternity/sorority ornaments are made to order and usually take about three to five days from the time payment is received. I will notify you if your order will take longer. Other ornaments are one of a kind, but if you want multiples of a particular design, contact me.

At present I am a licensed vendor for the following fraternities and sororities:

Alpha Chi Omega
Alpha Delta Pi
Alpha Gamma Delta
Alpha Omicron Pi
Alpha Phi
Chi Omega
Delta Delta Delta
Delta Gamma
Delta Tau Delta
Delta Zeta
Gamma Phi Beta
Kappa Alpha Theta
Kappa Delta
Kappa Kappa Gamma
Kappa Kappa Psi
Phi Delta Theta
Phi Mu
Sigma Lambda Gamma
Sigma Phi Epsilon
Sigma Sigma Sigma
Tau Beta Sigma
Zeta Tau Alpha

I accept custom design requests (for example, if you want a personalized ornament for your daughter who is a member of Alpha Delta Pi). However, to avoid copyright infringement, I am unable to accommodate custom requests for organizations other than the ones on this list. In addition, I do not paint fraternity or sorority crests.

I add new organizations, based on demand, at the time of license renewal (around mid-summer).