Project: Plant an Ornament 2009

Plant an Ornament

Did you find one of the 50 crafted ornaments? They are currently scattered in the village streets. Log the ornament number below as a comment and

don’t forget to include a description of your ornament!

Project begins Christmas morning!!!

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15 Responses to “Project: Plant an Ornament 2009”


  1. 1 Tom Kelley Dec 25th, 2009 at 8:16 am

    I found ornament # 20/50 outside Carlsbad Inn. It is purple with a blue hat. I took the tag but I left the ornament for all to enjoy. Merry Christmas!

  2. 2 Evan Swanson Dec 25th, 2009 at 9:23 am

    We found our ornament #39/50 on Grand hanging from a tree next to the train tracks. It is sparkling green with a yellow flower on it. We like it a lot. Thank You!! MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!!!

  3. 3 Diane Young Dec 25th, 2009 at 10:46 am

    My neighbor, Tom Kelley, gave me my ornament #38/50 that me found downtown. It is really unique and reminds me of an American Indian good luck ornament. Thank you for this good idea.

  4. 4 Queen of colors and family Dec 25th, 2009 at 10:50 am

    MUAH HA HA
    i found my angel Bryan…. #21/50. it was the first ornament we came across…sneaky hiding?! pshaww! in front of the beer and wine place next to beach city smoothies…

    my dad found #15/50 the red one with bells and eyes

    my mom found #23/50 amandas weed ornament in front of the levi jean place.

    MERRY CHRISTMAS!!

  5. 5 Ravyn Dec 25th, 2009 at 2:55 pm

    I found ornament 35/50, my dad found 5/50, my mom found 8/50, and my lil brother found 28/50. they are ll so cool! 🙂

  6. 6 Liz Dec 25th, 2009 at 2:56 pm

    We found 25/50 on the hedge outside starbucks. It is very zany – a red glitter ball with cartoon eyes, sequins and feathers. Definitely the most exotic decoration on my tree!

  7. 7 Kim Dec 25th, 2009 at 6:23 pm

    I found ornament 10 of 50. It is a beautiful turquoise ball with bright green spots and googly eyes, adorned with a feather plume. (it just happens to be the same colors of the ornaments already on my tree!)
    My thanks to the artist!

  8. 8 andrew Dec 26th, 2009 at 12:15 am

    found red ornament with red feather and lots of eyes on Roosevelt just south of Pronto’s hanging form tree on street,…I think…It was late on Christmas night after a few stops along the way, if ya know what I mean! I hung it on Steve Blakes new tree 🙂 #40/50 found!!!

  9. 9 andrew Dec 26th, 2009 at 12:24 am

    ok, so I found one more, a gold ball covered with glitter buttons of all colors. We were outside Coyote Bar, once again late night and the security guard saw us walking with one ornament each hanging from our hands and he asked us, “Hey, are you looking for ornaments?” and our response was, “Yes!” and he said, “Well there’s one hanging from that sign,…I’ve been wondering what it’s been doing there.” So, I grabbed the ornament and showed him the tag and he was happy…#4/50 found!!!

  10. 10 G Dec 26th, 2009 at 9:42 am

    My family was out and found #’s 47,49, & 24

  11. 11 mimi Dec 26th, 2009 at 11:57 am

    I was out for a brisk post holiday walk and found #19, it is a large very colorful ornament totally covered with litttle colored cotton balls. I found it hanging right over a window at the village grill. Another one I found #34 was hanging right in front of the chocolate store on state st. It has orange glitter with an flower and vine on it–really pretty:)
    I also found just a tag on the ground #6, I wonder where that ornament ended up.

  12. 12 MIkey and Beth Dec 27th, 2009 at 10:40 am

    We were surprised to find one during our morning walk with the kids. Our youngest spotted it and it made her Christmas. It was #26/50. Lots of glitter and a funny face. THANKS!!!!

  13. 13 stephanie Dec 27th, 2009 at 12:15 pm

    man! are they all found or am i really bad at seeking?!? i went everywhere except cbad blvd.

  14. 14 jim mercer Dec 27th, 2009 at 1:07 pm

    Bryan, this is too cool. Your mom just told me about this, wish I was there so I could find one

  15. 15 Dina Dec 27th, 2009 at 6:46 pm

    Tom Kelly (above) found ornament #48 and hung it on the screen door to our apartment. I found it hanging there the day after Christmas. It is green with pink and gold peace symbols all around it. I love it! It now hangs in my living room from a necklace of dry (once fresh) roses I got from the Krishna Temple in PB 🙂

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