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I’ve taken up cross-stitching again.

I learned when I was 11 or 12 from my mom.  She was a fierce cross-stitcher before she moved onto quilting.   255 more words

Craft Projects

Salt dough baby hand prints

Salt dough baby hand prints

Mr. R turned one a few weeks earlier and I couldn’t get his hand imprints yet.  This year passed on very quickly. 171 more words

Hand Prints

let's look at some art, babes

What did you do today? Probably nothing, if you’re a vapid philistine like most of America. Every good moon-lover knows that artistic expression is a societally acceptable way of expressing your inner angst and upheaval. 242 more words

Art & Culture

Bug Rubbing Plates

Find out how we used our Bug Rubbing Plates to make stunning suncatchers! The raised edges on our rubbing plates make it easy to develop impressions of the assorted designs. 484 more words


There's a lot happening at my place . . .

Beads, babies, a huge DIY house project, rogue sheep to chase, an aspiring vege garden, multiple craft projects (UFO’s for the most part!) and a whole new way of eating. 325 more words

Little Hands - River Rock Hide & Seek

We woke up to a splendid late July morning. The girls are already playing outside, propelled by creative musings, as if they had stepped right out of magical night-time dreams into the sun. 338 more words

Little Hands - Art Projects For Kids

Batik by Some Cute Artists

I love artwork by my kids.

It’s seriously one of my favorite things.

I love it simply because they made it.

But I also love it as someone who enjoys the artistic process but struggles tremendously with the whole notion of  184 more words

Craft Projects