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Field Notes


These are part of one of my first commissions from a friend. As well as an A5 notebook I’ve also produced some A6 40 page blank notebooks in a soft cardboard sleeve. 27 more words

Book Binding

New Stuff in the Works

Santa’s Workshop, Southern Branch, has been humming along at a fever pitch making all sorts of goodies to take to the Fair next week.

I wanted to take a quick break to show you the starting points of several projects that have been in the works.   187 more words

Vintage Christmas

How to make Diaper Dolls

A few weeks ago, a friend of ours gave birth to a beautiful baby girl. Racking my brains for a gift idea for our hospital visit, I finally settled with doing a diaper cake. 188 more words


Book Hoarding Rehab & a Totoro Kindle Case DIY

Like many other reading enthusiasts out there, I have developed into a kind of book hoarder over the years.  In an attempt to recapture my life from the towering masses of paperbacks sliding recklessly off of my bookshelves, I got a Kindle.   856 more words



So I have two weeks of holidays right now and nothing but chores to fill them. My grand plans for an adventure on my own have been scuppered more than once so I’ve decided to make the best of a bad situation. 184 more words


Mighty Pretty Pottery

Some mighty pretty pottery from Hannah Gossard of HG Pottery can still be gotten at the Stonington Farmers Market every Friday from 10AM to Noon or at the artist’s studio on Oceanville Road.

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