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Leftover egg dye

We dyed Easter eggs last weekend, so you can guess what I did with the leftover dye!  I used the microwave method to set them after soaking in the cups for awhile, and other than a minor explosion, they turned out great!   216 more words



Michaelangelo famously said at aged 81yrs old that he was still learning, which fits my philosophy perfectly. If anything, I am the perennial student. If you want to tell me how to, I’ll listen with pleasure. 665 more words

Life A Work In Progress


Echoes of childhood there! But the reason for it is this jacket;  No I haven’t been attacked by a large dog, I did this deliberately and what is more I did it to the other side as well!. 366 more words

Life A Work In Progress

Gus - Finished

I’ve been trying to put in a fair bit of time lately to get “Gus” completed and today I did just that.  The issue I face with completing a piece is giving it the final spray of fixative.  146 more words

Colored Pencil

More fun with food safe dyes

Part two of playing with kool-aid.  As I explained in my last post, I’m following the tutorial written by

The blue kool aid spread throughout the crockpot, overdying both the yellow and green, but since the yellow was a weak dye, that section of the hank turned out more blue: 47 more words


Break Of Day

She likes the feel of stubble on my chin.
Spring is late there and farther south
The birds have stopped singing,

White and light yellow daffodils… 94 more words

Works In Progress