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Kindergarten Art Docent

Well, I didn’t think this was the role I’d take on for Lucas’s kindergarten class, but I’m getting excited about it!  I’m bringing my arts & crafts and education interests to Lucas’s class as their Kindergarten Art Docent. 92 more words


Weekends on Wednesday: Geometric Yarn Art on Canvas

This Wednesday features a piece of art I created using a crochet technique. The  handcrafted art is approximately 18″ x 22.5″ and is mounted on a 16″ x 20 ” black canvas. 95 more words


First frosts, harvests and a touch of Blacksmithing

It finally happened this week… our first frost. It wasn’t the hardest of frosts, but enough to make us realize that the season is slowly fading towards dreadful winter. 154 more words

How to Make Your Own Scratch Art

I’m sure we’ve all done scratch art when we were little.  That black piece of paper that you scrape away to get to the rainbow colors underneath.  840 more words

My First Project 

I started small and simple for my first jewellery project. I was inspired by a new jewellery range from youtuber and blogger Marzia Bisognin. One piece really caught my eye- the dainty gold necklace with small charms attached. 191 more words


WIP: Autumn Leaves

I’m sort of pagan, so around the fall equinox I started an autumn themed cross stitch.

I’m also sort of slow and way too ambitious, so we’re coming up hard on Samhain and I’m not even halfway finished. 86 more words

WIP Wednesday - Ends Ends and more Ends. 

The worst part about knitting is weaving in the ends. Tonight I am finishing the seams of for the baby jumper for my niece. I finally got over my block with it, and finished the arms and the border. 58 more words