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Rustic Charm Table Markers

I didn’t have a big wedding, but if I had it would’ve been a DIY extravaganza. More and more couples getting married these days are choosing to go the DIY route both for it’s economical reasons and because better way to customize your wedding day than to do it yourself. 470 more words

Basswood Country Surfaces

Mary May Carving Project: Rose & Lily

Carving, let’s talk about it!  My main focus in carving at this point is for picture frames.  That means they need to be fairly low relief and able to be gilded without the leaf faulting too much and showing the sealer undercoat.   686 more words


Modeling Career vs. Woodwork Career

The final painting that David Kassan did of me can be seen in his Facebook post.  This class ended on Easter and I didn’t get to take pictures of everyone’s paintings.   689 more words


Dry Erase Coloring Book Wall Art

I’m definitely a fan of the adult coloring book trend, and my walls are in dire need of something new to hang on them, so I wanted to find a way to work coloring pages into a decor project. 540 more words

Basswood Surfaces

Rustic Basswood Plank Heritage Album

My collection of vintage family photographs is slowly growing as I receive them from family members. I wanted to create a durable heritage album that could be easily added to and passed down through the generations. 623 more words

Basswood Surfaces

February 7: Linden

Today’s flower goes by several names: Linden, Lime Tree, and Basswood. However, in the language of flowers, it conveys only one meaning: “Conjugal love.”

In the springtime,  105 more words

Language Of Flowers

Always Learning & That's a Good Thing!

As we’re coming up on our first full week here in Scottsdale I’m finding that I, a life long teacher; am now in the different role as the student!   1,182 more words

Scottsdale Adventure