Category: studio

Down the Rabbit Hole

Hello all, October came and went like a flash. The vast majority of the month was spent buried deep in the creative process (a favorite place of mine), getting jewelry items ready for sale at our Waldorf charter school’s annual fundraiser where I was a vendor. The studio turned into a frenzy of mixed-media!  Leather, copper, needlepoint, crochet, wood and…

Days Like This

Have you ever had a day go by so effortlessly and full of so much goodness that when you slide under the covers that night you drift off to sleep with a big smile on your face, replaying the day over in your mind? That was my weekend, from start to finish. We didn’t go anywhere exciting or visit with…

Crafter-noons

Ah, summer…that special time of year when we stay-at-home parents find out what we’re really made of. Some days, I’m made of mellow patience and full of laughter. Other days…well, let’s not talk about those days, shall we? Or if we must, let’s just say it’s a darn good thing I married a winemaker. Finding little bits of time to…

Round Two

It seems that I am a sucker for punishment…at least the kind that’s self-inflicted.  I took a leap of faith and decided to hop on board the art/craft fair train, signing up to do two more in the next eight weeks. At first I found myself in a near panic and feeling very stressed about it, albeit excited. I mean, come on…I only…

Stitched Together

Look at this crazy old picture!! Doesn’t it just scream the 70’s???  That is my Nanny and GG (her mom) crocheting an afghan on our awesomely striped couch with my little brother Tattoo (no that’s not really his name, but if you watched any TV  during the 70’s, then you know who he looks like) in the foreground. I love…