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Finished painting: Light in the Desert

A few years ago I was asked to create a piece on the Nativity story, so I painted this scene:

Light in the Desert, 20″x 24″ acrylic on canvas, copyright © Kathryn Beals… 203 more words



I dunno

I feel a little bit stronger today…

I think that it is coming with age.

I have a serious case of mentally flipping the bird to anyone, or everyone followed by an I don’t give a *uck shrug. 670 more words


Tis the season to break up

Christmas is supposed to be the season of happiness, love and joy. Majority of people experience these feelings but there are a few that feel the stress, pain and heartache over the Christmas period. 351 more words

Top 5s for 2014: Hits

It’s 18th December already, which is just ridiculous; I’m sure Hallowe’en was only about a fortnight ago. Anyway, it’s time for what has become an annual tradition in le sewing blogosphere – looking back over the year in sewing, and picking out Top 5s – Hits, Misses, Reflections and Goals. 655 more words


Finished: A Francoise in a day

I have had a crazy time sewing the last week or so – 3 garments sewn to deadlines within 8 days, but I’m now done and I can recover a bit, and think about other things, like actually getting ready for Christmas! 2,955 more words


Another Hat

What do normal people do when their ears are cold? They find something to cover their ears, something from their cupboard maybe? Not me, oh no, not me. 346 more words


Don't do that..

I keep giving myself reasons to open the door to him.
I keep trying to find ways to communicate with him.
I keep wanting to give him hints on how to make things better. 137 more words