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Veiled in Bachelorette Splendor! An adventure in handmade and not too tacky bridal veils

Let me be honest here, I don’t have many girlfriends. Part of it is my natural hardened New Englander affinity towards being an introvert, part of it was the boy-craziness of my early twenties, and a small teensy part of it might be because I’m kind of a B. 392 more words

Bachelorette

Pen Pal Kits

I’ve been Pen paling (yeah the snail mail way) since summer of 1994. I do still write to a couple of my original pals, as well as have some new ones. 161 more words

DIY

The First Cut is the Deepest

Yesterday I had the chance to have a go at creating a linocut print at a session run at Perton Library as part of the… 226 more words

Linoprinting

Fresh from the Furnace: Glassblowing

I wrote last week about our recent adventure into the exciting new world of glassblowing. This past Saturday, the Indoor Cat and I took a trip down to retrieve the finished pieces. 490 more words

Miscellaneous Crafts

1,250 Degrees Fahrenheit

Glass, when heated to that temperature will have the consistency of taffy and is in the prime state to be shaped into anything, from a paperweight to a large delicate bowl. 303 more words

Adventures In The PNW

Happy First Day of Fall!

‘Tis the season of pumpkin everything!

There are indeed pumpkins on our fall-themed cup!

Also lots of fall leaves in red and two shades of orange! 410 more words

Russian Tortoise