Monthly Archives: February 2009

Reflect upon your blessings

Reflect upon your blessings, of which every man has plenty, not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some. Charles Dickens (this goes for gals too) Visit from the cutest and most stubborn cousin ever. Valentine lovely from … Continue reading

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Fabric Notebook Cover – with lace & love

There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age. Sophia … Continue reading

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Craft and life is one – weekly link love stars #02

I add new blogs to my Link Love Page all the time, as I find them. I’ve done that for years so my list is huge by now. When I add a new to me blog I change the name … Continue reading

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Not your grandmothers craft but still… an art quilt

More fabric art today. My grandmother was born in 1918. That’s a long time ago. She gets mad about all the references everywhere to the internet. – When things get interesting the always stops now and say You can find … Continue reading

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I take my hat off for love

I wake up in the middle of the night to sketch art quilts into my sketchbook. Ideas just pop up and I can’t stop them… I can absolutely not go to sleep with all of these ideas in my head. … Continue reading

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Innerpreneur, Photography and Lookabout

Inspired by Sister Diane’s resource roundup, Leah’s linkage posts and most recently Stina’s Veckans tips I’ve decided to yes, keep sharing my favorite web finds with you but do it in a more calm and collected way, once a week. … Continue reading

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A handfull of love and fear at bay – yay!

Let us fear but do it anyway Let us do this today Let us create something every day And keep that fear at bay Yay! One empty hand. Then a bunch of new pens bought for my Christmas check from … Continue reading

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Walking on frosty grass with my camera

Photography. Because it is on my mind. What is on your mind these days? Please follow and like:

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I heart being an artist even though I sometimes lose my nerve

I wanted to create heart shaped art, so I did. I cut out hearts from vintage photo album pages that I found at a thrift shop, and then added lots of papers that I like. And glitter! I love these … Continue reading

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The Artful Storybook by Terry Taylor – a book review

I have a few books that I’ve been meaning to write about for a while now. First out is this fun how to-book called The Artful Storybook: Mixed-Media Artists Create Handmade Tales by artist Terry Taylor. This is a inspiring … Continue reading

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