Above we have Mothermark, aka da Mudder, (penguin), 101Airborne (radio); jdmommy (red teapot, of course!); artystamper (frog teapot); Cook22 (Eeyore/Tigger); patsmethers (pink roses)
On this side of the box above is Mutnik (Curt the Cow); Celisa (artsy middle teapot); Vickydee (brought real silver!)
Next up above is flowergal36 (penguins); hobbydujour (upper right); zgirlsgranny (this beautiful pink flower with teal and white teapot is a very special teapot that belonged to her mother); AuntieSusan (next one down to the right); Friel (grapes and pears teapot); cmsuto (kitty cats).
On the fourth side above is Yo Sam (Charlie Brown and Snoopy); RJP111 (Christmas floral); morningsun47 (brown teapot)
On the top of the box is Broom (copper teapot); pidgesmom (floral pink teapot); and salinelynn (red teapot)
The teapotters were given an m&m theme for my cards. Here's an aerial view of all the retirement/birthday cards that were inside...
If you want to see them individually, you can go to Splitcoaststampers and do a keyword search on MMS4BERTIE. It's awesome how clever and creative these ladies are!
I was so touched by their thoughtfulness; it made me cry! I have a video clip of my friend Lynn (fellow teapotter salinelynn aka Tenacious Tillie, when she gets a chance out of her hectic schedule to play), presenting me with the box, if you have a few minutes to check it out.
Also, Lynn made two of these gorgeous floral creations that we had on display at the party:
It was a terrific retirement party!!