Monthly Archives: February 2011

The things you find…

This is a potholder. I made it this weekend using a couple of orphan blocks and a section of a retired bath towel. Not only did this project net me a new potholder, (of which I am always short), but … Continue reading

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Soaring Crane Valentine

Hope soars.  Health soars.  Love soars.  Creativity soars.  Wealth soars.

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Inspiration

Every time I question my artistic abilities, I will look at this picture and tell myself that if these can sell for $95 each that there is a place for my art in this world.

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It’s the little things

Continental breakfasts are not usually my thing. Mini boxes of cereal, room temperature milk, and cheap pastries leave me cold. Imagine my joy when I discovered that continental breakfast includes hot steel cut oats and a large selection of dried … Continue reading

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It cannot be stopped

An unrelenting wave of frozen water, falling swiftly, then blowing sideways. White, white, everywhere, like a blank page presenting itself to an intimidated artist. And it’s really cold, too. Otherwise known as… SNOW DAY!!! Yippee!!!

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It’s here.

Tie down the children and dress the dogs warmly! It’s the snow day to end all snow days! It’s… Actually, I’ve seen worse, but sensationalism is fun!

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Snowstormdance

Rooted nudes dance ever green in whirl of flurries Sheer white skirts twirling.

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