Category Archives: Crafts and Creations

Insulating on a Dime

Actually, I wonder if it actually cost me a dime. Possibly not. I’ve only gone through one glue stick, those are a penny a stick, and the fabric was all from scraps, so… Insulating Those Drafty Doors It took me … Continue reading

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Winter Beauty

Winter Beauty I was writing, planning, and thinking about classes and crafts this morning when I took this photo… I altered it into first black and white, and then into a negative with my digital photo editing software. That was … Continue reading

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Fairy Houses and Fairy Gardens

A couple of years ago I visited Powell Gardens and took a ton of photos of their fairy garden display in the main building. There must have been 75 different fairy houses on display from a variety of local artists. … Continue reading

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Yes…I Have Officially Lost My Mind

When I was pregnant with Emily over eight years ago and the doctors or nurses learned that I had an 18-year-old they would ask me, “Are you INSANE? To which I would usually respond, “Well, yes, but that’s beside the point.” … Continue reading

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Next Year Will Be…

Looking back on this year – and yes, I’m aware I’ve still got 2 1/2 months to go, I am filled with guilt over letting the garden go to pot. A friend I made at a local library, one who … Continue reading

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Remember That Vintage TV Cabinet?

Earlier in the week I posted on the vintage TV cabinet we had hauled over from The Cottage. You can see that post here, describing what I hoped to do with it:www.bubblews.com/news/5561334-i-got-sidetracked Jeez Louise, that sucker weighed a TON! It … Continue reading

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Jumping Into the Deep End … Sort Of

When I decided to have a booth at the Maker Faire, it wasn’t with the idea of SELLING my Zentangle creations. Instead, I wanted to simply talk about Zentangle, encourage folks to try it out, and promote my 40+ different … Continue reading

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Here Is Where You Will Find Me Tomorrow and Sunday…

Oh boy, we might be looking at rain tomorrow. And guess where I’m located at the Maker Faire … OUTSIDE! Apparently they didn’t get the memo that I get heat sick real easy. There will be a cover, several enormous … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Why You Should Visit the Maker Faire

The Maker Faire is less than three days away from now. From 10am to 6pm on Saturday, and 10am to 5pm on Sunday – the Maker Faire is for all kinds of folks, with all kinds of interests. Some are … Continue reading

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Great Class(es) on Saturday

I taught two classes on Saturday. One was far more informal, more of a learning dinner. First thing in the morning was the Zentangle Pendant class. Sooo much fun! I really enjoy seeing other’s creativity in action. And it wasn’t … Continue reading

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