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Swirly Paperclip Bracelet Craft: Redux

So…we finally did it! I held my inaugural tween/teen craft at the library and ten girls showed up! We had so much fun making swirly paperclip bracelet… 39 more words


Homage to the humble paperclip

Over the last few weeks we have been having problems with our internet connection. For some reason, without warning, we’d lose connectivity. Just like that. And it was often as I sat down with a cup of tea after work to catch up on all my blog reading. 523 more words


Scribble four: I say 'potato', you say 'patatah'

Dear France,

Hope all’s bien.

So I know we Engleesh can make plenty of jokes about the differences we have with our o’er-the-Atlantic cousins (why are we always cousins?). 440 more words

The Trees, the Birds, and the Patio

Have I mentioned that I can open a locked 1977 Chevy Malibu with a large paperclip in under a minute? And a locked 1977 Buick LeSabre with a metal coat hanger in under thirty seconds? 1,122 more words

Paperclip macaw

Here we have a brand new large creation. It’s a sculpture of a blue and yellow macaw perched on a free standing red and orange branch. 25 more words


When Staples Become Paperclips (not what you think)

In one of my strange 3 am wake up sessions, I wrote this blog in my head while trying to get back to sleep. I was thinking about a show I watched earlier and one of the characters saying that a certain person had been a “staple” in their lives, and I came up with this crazy office supply analogy of how people and things can go from staples to paperclips. 396 more words

"Operation Paperclip"

Surprisingly, it takes very little time to unfold hundreds and hundreds of paper clips, specifically chosen for uniformity in size and a specific colour palate. 81 more words

The Offensive Playbook