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Why Social Media for Business?

I met a woman this evening at the 1 Million Cups anniversary event who is starting a new business.  She commented that she “hates social media.”  I would certainly prefer to spend my time teaching craft classes and creating clothing and jewelry instead of sitting at my computer. 252 more words


A larger sample

My final piece wasn’t so different from the original idea, as you can see. I had to think through my order of work carefully…the watercolour pencils worked best on wet fabric so I had to get the eyes done early on. 241 more words


Selecting design ideas

I decided to combine the two images above to make my final piece for the assignment. I was so surprised by the effect of the eye drawing with watercolour pencils on the organza that I kept thinking about it. 241 more words



I went into the city to have lunch with my partner and go to the craft shops. I set aside two hours to shop, but I ran out of money in half an hour. 262 more words


Stash Report and Project Updates

No fabric in this week, even though I went to Joann’s yesterday. I didn’t even look at the fabric. I used 1/8 yard for the starfish pincushion pictured in the last post. 116 more words