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Khavda Pottery Workshop


The workshop on this ‘Khavda’ – Terracotta Hand Painted Pottery will be conducted by Master Potters Kumbhar Abdul Ibrahim and Rahima Bhen. 448 more words

Handmade Arts And Crafts

Laces of Ipswich

A great find – this book, The Laces of Ipswich, The Art and Economics of an Early American Industry by Marta Cotterell Raffel is perfect for combining my interests in history, genealogy, and economics.   58 more words


2016 - The Year In Review

Well, for better or for worse, another year has gone. Here’s a quick review of the highlights:

This year I was able to make 108 posts in spite of all that went on. 527 more words


You Made it!

So much has happened to the handmade industry in the past few years. Poor quality imports that can be purchased inexpensively,  look amazing but perform poorly. 134 more words


Top 5 Misses of 2016

Last year I cited the lack of “misses” as a sign that I did not craft enough. This year I have opportunities to keep learning and improving my craft. 474 more words


Xmas Fairy-Tales

Christmas is the period of wonders and miracles. It’s the time of fairies and magicians. All this is accompanied by traditional Christmas markets where Christmas spirit is spread out and joy is everywhere. 435 more words

Let's Travel

Winter is Here - The Arya Cowl

Winters in the Pacific Northwest are relatively mild. We see far more rain than snow, but the temperatures do still drop below freezing on occasion. And I never seem to be ready for it. 700 more words

Wardrobe Fashion