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Christmas patterns

As patterns are a favorite theme in this blog my blue flamingo couldn’t leave out the christmas spirit! Repeating santas, snowmans, trees and ornaments are here to get us in the mood for holidays! 34 more words


Collaboration with Drift

I’ve been doing some collaborating with fellow Olympia Knitting Mills Artist Collective member, Suzanne and her business Drift.  Drift produces “yummy linen items made in the mossy northwest”.  99 more words


Finally done!

Took me a little longer than expected, but I finally finished the mitten/fingerless mitt pattern. May be because I decided that I needed to include a hat with them. 112 more words

An American Journey Home

I have been traveling across North America, on and off, for the past three months, diligently carrying around my sketchbook, paints, paintbrushes and guitar.

There’s something wonderful about watching your 7 year old niece take one of your creations, and make it her own with some crayons. 8 more words


Candy Cane Patterns

We read the story I’ve Seen Santa and continued to practice making predictions on what they think would happen next in the story.  Students guessed who Little Bear would see when he goes to go check out different noises he hears downstairs. 28 more words


Hooked on brands: A (Short) Virtual Coffee™ with Nir Eyal

By Mark Di Somma

Nir Eyal spent years in the video gaming and advertising industries. I first became aware of his work through his articles (his work can be found in Harvard Business Review, The Atlantic and TechCrunch) and… 890 more words


Rugs photography

The facts: I love rugs. I love photography. I love photography with walls and color blocks.
And look what I found! I find the idea and it’s realization gorgeous. 33 more words