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If only I could remember...

I often say that if my head wasn’t attached, I’d lose it. I’m supposed to give away some fabric and forgot completely about it.

I have some hand-dyes that need to find a new home and there were only a few comments on the blog where I posted about the giveaway. 34 more words

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Welcome back after summer hiatus

Mother of pearl buttons from my great grandmother’s sewing box, sea glass and some macaroni painted for beads using my favorite Sakura Souffle gel pens.

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Getting It All Together in Art and Design

Level 3 Studies in Art and Design – Chocolate Flowers

Art and Design students are in Session 7 of 8. The photos here are a small sample of their design work.   84 more words

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Back to Business as Usual

I almost wrote “Back to Normal” for the title but decided I wasn’t sure what “normal” was anymore. It’s been a bit stressful here since the last time I posted but I think I’m back on track again. 748 more words

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Some New Prints

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Unwrapping more prints. This one done on silk chiffon with oak leaves, philodendron spathes and a little madder extract. Wrapped it around a can that rusted and threw in a few onion skins into the bath. 88 more words

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"Blossom Bliss" fabric samples

The “Blossom Bliss” fabric samples from a new Clothworks collection arrived recently and I’m so happy to see the finished product. They look great! Simply having the fabrics to put next to each other in different combinations has inspired a years worth of new project ideas. 6 more words

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Meet Your Bloggers...

September is a great time for new beginnings…New website – check.  New products – check.  New blog – check!  As we begin our venture as bloggers we wanted to take a chance to introduce ourselves.  49 more words

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