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Golden Sunset.

“Golden Sunset” came about as a result of meeting with master woodworker Stan Fronczek, who agreed to mentor me with some improvements in my process. Among other things, Stan introduced me to the French curve, and this is my first piece to utilize the handy template, which cost me a grand total of $4.09 on Amazon. 119 more words

Artist Emily Shane

Rake Head Wreath

This Rake Head Wreath may win the prize for the easiest Fall DIY project I’ve ever shown on this blog! 146 more words


A (over-enthusiastic) Floating Dock

Summer 2017

A long lamented fact of living in Columbus, the swimming options that aren’t chlorine-filled with screaming children are few and far between. It’s pretty much Alum Creek or bust, and that’s not quite the cleanest water you want to float in. 868 more words


A Restyled Crate

Resignedly seating ourselves at our dining room table this past week, wine glasses brimming with liquid determination, J and I dug into our most dreaded task since moving: building a budget. 406 more words


Halloween Paper Leaf Earrings

Quite a few sets out for grabs. Just in time for Halloween. Book paper recycled and painted and glazed with durable clasps and brass ear findings.

Halloween Leaf earrings

Reupholstering Sisters

My boyfriend, Anthony, and I had just gotten an apartment together and we were in need of a kitchen table with some chairs. We managed to get a table and I was able to buy these 3 chairs that were very green! 171 more words


Small Art (SmArt)

These are really small projects done in 1/144 scale.  A standard dollhouse is 1/12 scale, i.e. 1″ in the model represents 12″ in ‘real life’.  If you wanted to make a dollhouse for a 1/12 scale dollhouse, you would use 1/144 scale. 126 more words