Category Archives: words

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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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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dragonfly

CC License View I was outside the other day, working on something and look what landed….. the most beautiful little dragonfly! And it is color coordinated too (laughing!) CC License View I thought I would share a little stitching…… CC … Continue reading

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wandering

CC License View wandering….   CC License View a Celtic knot surrounding a bare tree…   CC License View This piece came about after a conversation with someone about wandering in the desert. I used some of the lovely hand … Continue reading

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mercury in retrograde and spirit roots

CC License View I finished Mercury in Retrograde. Please disregard the little bit of thread scrap on the heart that appears white…. It was just a piece I missed picking off of the cloth. CC License View I am pleased … Continue reading

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about pseudo making

CC License View pseudo [ˈsjuːdəʊ] adj Informal not genuine; pretended Pseudo making is about someone who appears on the outside to be OK , strong and happy but on the inside they are otherwise… CC License View I decided to … Continue reading

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Invictus

Invictus Out of the night that covers me, Black as the pit from pole to pole, I thank whatever gods may be For my unconquerable soul. In the fell clutch of circumstance I have not winced nor cried aloud. Under … Continue reading

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diablo

CC License View I named this piece “FACING FEARS”….. CC License View I am using it to represent all fears big or small.  I was inspired to create it after reading a post by: http://flyinghaystackshandembroidery.blogspot.com/2009/06/devil.html He speaks of being afraid … Continue reading

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