Tag Archives: Assemblage

Medical, Magical, Mystical Copper

If you Google copper you’ll find it has purported medical, magical, and mystical powers.  Wiki thinks so highly of copper I’m not sure if I believe all of it, even with the 130 references. Being a nurse, however, I am … Continue reading

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Spider Pumpkin House

The first fourteen days in my new-old home included sixteen trips to Lowes to the tune of $4000.  And I’ve only just begun.  This house needs everything from ceiling paint to new floors, a new furnace and air-conditioner, kitchen appliances, … Continue reading

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Alphabet Art: A Textile Collage Book (letter H)

Though this is the beginning of a very prodigious commitment, I’m throwing it out here as motivation.  There are just too many new books and magazines calling me, like Bali Hai, making me want to do these pages and make … Continue reading

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Crow Heads Continued

I was going to post today about my newest idea for the shooth, but I’d rather post it in the past-tense, which by virtue of my mentioning it today will motivate me to finish it by tomorrow.  Theoretically.  Does that … Continue reading

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Bookmark This

I think my very first crafting experience was in kindergarten.  I made a bookmark for my Mom for Mother’s Day.  Would you believe, I’m still making bookmarks?  Aside from being non-gender-specific, they work up quickly and can be constructed with … Continue reading

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Voo-Doo Thrift Shop Economics

I make my New Year’s Resolution(s) about a month before Christmas.  That way when I eventually break them in mid-January, I have at least a modicum of success under my belt. This year my resolution is about my spending habits. … Continue reading

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Glitter In My Mouth

I have a long history of addiction, but never to the usual stuff like cigarettes, alcohol, or God forbid, Dancing With the Stars.  No, I get addicted to crafting products like stamps, fabrics, and my latest, glitter. The trend this … Continue reading

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Whimseytopia: Ready for Prime Time.

I am an older woman.  I am an artist and a needleworker.  This is my opening post. I love to craft.  I love to sew and knit and crochet and needlepoint.  I love to paint and draw and make art … Continue reading

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