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Glass Etching

My amazingly talented friend Shanda (see my soap making and felting posts) taught a group of ladies glass etching a couple of weeks ago.  The process is quick and easy.   271 more words

Even Slower Sunday

Last night I decided to dig through my box of crafts and found some old glass beads, I had no headpins to use only some wire and jumprings so today I made a really simple but fun little necklace. 282 more words


Intertwining Tulips


These intertwining materials were woven in our January 2015 Sogetsu ikebana workshop in Helsinki. The tulips are woven into the pattern and do not touch the bottom of the vase. 9 more words

Pink Dimension

Made in our Sogetsu ikebana winter workshop in January 2015. Materials: aspidistra and paper.

Room to breathe

This week  Kim Klassen was talking about ‘room to breathe’ and the effects of negative space in the Be Still – 52 classroom … this is the first picture I have made this year for the course, using two of my favourite pieces found around the house and some fresh, white tulips from the supermarket.


Dale Chihuly an exhibit to remember

I was trying to come up with a topic to write about this week, when I remembered the Dale Chihuly exhibit at the Denver Botanical Gardens. 336 more words


Glass half full

Every time we give Thea a drink, it ends up somewhere inappropriate. On the floor, spilled over the table, into her food, over the sofa… you get the idea. 87 more words