Category Archives: Crafts

One of those people

I think I have a problem. A big problem. I think that I am feeding my creative side but not nurturing it. You see, I am buying the things to be creative, but I am not always doing the creative … Continue reading

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Sounds like rain

But it isn’t. I got excited for a moment until I realized that that sounds was the pitter-patter of tiny beads raining down on the floor. You see the necklace I had worked on for days had given way. I … Continue reading

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Easter Greetings

This last weekend I was able to sit down and get some cards made. Mistakes happened but I learned a few new things and am happy with how the cards turned out. Alas, not all the cards arrived in time, … Continue reading

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Maker Monday

I had hoped to make a few more pieces of jewelry this weekend, but time sped by too quickly. Here are my latest projects: Until next time, stay healthy.

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Working with Windows

This week’s round of card-making featured cutouts and windows, and, of course, St. Patrick’s Day. I do like the fancy cutouts but need to add plain ones to my stash. Until next time, Happy St. Paddy’s Day and stay healthy.

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Maker Monday

I spent some free time this weekend creating a few new necklaces and a bracelet. I still have to finish the bracelet and I am looking forward to some new patterns using seed beads. Until next time, stay healthy.

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Filling the well

There are times, lots of times, when it is time to unplug and disconnect from the television and reconnect with the silence/pseudo silence in your head. For me, I enjoy working with my hands. And while most of the time … Continue reading

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Valentine’s Day Cards

The last weekend I spent creating Valentine’s Day cards for family and friends. Working on each one, I realized I need to acquire new card making skills. But time was short, and the post office was overwhelmed and slow delivering … Continue reading

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No Work Goes Unpunished

I thought this would be the year that i would finally finish my daughter’s quilt. I even pulled out my sewing machine to speed along the process. Having watched several YouTube videos, I knew I could use a walking foot … Continue reading

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Getting Carded

I spent a lovely Sunday morning watering the plants, pulling dead grass and weeds, and making cards. I didn’t use any stamps but once the glue dries, I will stamp the interior to go with the reason behind the card. … Continue reading

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