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Picture Book Den blog post - Freelance life, the downside and how to handle it

In my day to day life I am a children’s book writer and illustrator. Art and design in the guise of JonBurgessDesign is one of my other obsessions. 72 more words

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New RTFDT Mystery Rug/Sunnie/rug hooking/primitive-Day 4

I was able to get a lot of “leaf work” and background done last night when some of  the quilters met here at my home!   :)  148 more words

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That last full moon, that last supermoon that we had pulled me, more or less kicking and screaming, into a descent I could feel coming but really wanted to avoid. 211 more words

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New RTFDT Mystery Rug/Sunnie/rug hooking/primitive-Day 3

This one is really a lot of fun to do!!!!!   :)

As I told you, the 4 motifs in this rug are taken from vintage German illustrations…but the motifs are not shown together in one illustration! 216 more words

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New RTFDT Mystery Rug/Sunnie/rug hooking-2014-Day 2

Hooray!!!   Moving right along!!!!!   :)

Having fun using small wool pieces and experimenting!

I like using these softer and/or “grayed” colours…there will be a few brights tucked in so the piece won’t be “dull” (!!!)   but I like the primitive touch! 104 more words

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