Category Archives: spirit

peace to you…

September 10, 1928-December 26, 2010 Daddy this is for you: He served in the Navy for 20 years. He was a good, kind man. He was a loving Father who was married to my mother for 50 years. They are … Continue reading

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Winter Soul-stice

CC License View I wanted to create a moon to represent the Winter Solstice.  With each new Solstice I can always feel  the changes taking place on every level of life. I cut out an angel to look like a … Continue reading

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the gnomes are busy…

CC License View the gnomes are busy…….. CC License View finishing up the trees I began. I had been following Jude at Spiritcloth. spiritcloth.typepad.com Her “gnome-like” tree is absolutely magical and the other tree hugging it was heart warming. I … Continue reading

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Sweet

CC License View I baked a heart shaped  chocolate Birthday cake for my youngest child. Made her favorite food (pizza) and decorated with streamers and banners. Hard to believe the children are growing so fast. #3 daughter and I sat … Continue reading

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A day to be grateful

CC License View I want to wish all of you a Happy Thanksgiving and even if you do not celebrate then i wish you a Happy day! I have decided to take this day and write out all the things … Continue reading

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Make-Found-Create

CC License View MAKE As the winter draws closer wearing silver jewelry becomes less appealing…why? Because the metal is cold. So, I thought I would make something with a little more warmth. I used wool as the foundation for this … Continue reading

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“La Vie En Rose”

CC License View I love the name of the song: “La Vie En Rose” It means, “Life in shades of Pink” or “Looking at life through rose-colored glasses.” I like the second meaning best because I just happen to have … Continue reading

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beautify

CC License View So, I have had a few days off and the word of the day is “beautify”. Yep, I could no longer stand the “ugliness” of where I live so, a bucket of paint has done wonders…magic actually! … Continue reading

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Dia de los muertos

CC License View Today I lit a candle to remember my mother… Sometimes my daughters, do things that remind me of her and sometimes when I look in the mirror I see her staring back at me. She was one … Continue reading

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Alice, Jack, Lucy, Sam and a Hookah smoking caterpillar

  CC License View the caterpillar ask Alice, “Who are you?” CC License View I cut out this Alice In Wonderland figure and have added lots of words (not shown). This piece is more about the words than anything else. … Continue reading

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