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You know one of my passions is being my child’s teacher. Mothers are the best first teachers of our children… So here are some fun ideas to explore with your toddlers at home. 273 more words


Wreaths. Wreaths. Wreaths.

I love making wreaths. I love holidays, and decorations.

Below are two super easy wreaths that I made recently.

#1: Fall Toole Wreath

It’s so easy. 120 more words


"Wasting" Time to Awaken Your Inner Creative Spark

While I spent most of my time in Albuquerque writing, one workshop I did attend was Kimberly Brock’s Tinderbox Workshop. Before we all packed for the trip, our Retreat Planner & Organizer Extraordinaire Orly Konig-Lopez told us what we should bring: a journal or notebook, magazines and glue, stickers and interesting paper, markers and pencils. 512 more words


4 Oct 2015 - Brass wire wrapped coral and crystal from Hawaii

Just a quick post because I’m pleased with how this came out.  One of my friends, a tribe member, came over yesterday with a special piece of corral and a crystal with great sentimental value yesterday and asked if I could try to wire wrap them for her.  148 more words

North Texas

Late summer painting

Monday Painters plein air group is winding down for the season and I have also made it to one session of the Friday Figure Group.  Some of my earlier paintings were in the Monday Painters Lobby Show at the Artists Guild and the first two below are in the current lobby show featuring paintings of local conservation areas.   88 more words

Arts And Crafts

What am I working on?

At the moment I have several projects in various states of completion…a bead embroidered cuff that I started last February, a pair of heart earrings, and some beaded beads to name a few. 145 more words