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Saturday, October 8, 2011

Open for Business

My new sign...
I know it says "Closed"....but we'll try to have another sale in November ;-)

The Big Storm

September 2 was SUPPOSED to be our big craft sale...

but obviously we canceled after the storm went through at 9 a.m.

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Screen Painting

I LOVE screen painting.
A local shop sells them for $129.
But I did mine for free!

Hummingbird Bath

Made this a couple years back
and now have the supplies to make
a few more.

Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Summer 2011

I'm soooo not into this posting everyday stuff! Have made some pretty wedding cards and am trying to sell some of my recycled jean purses and wind chimes. Will try to get pictures up after my niece's wedding.

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Never did well with diaries or journals...
so am not surprised I don't keep up with this blogging stuff!
Back early from Texas this year.
Family emergency.
In process of cleaning up the art cellar so I can start some new projects.

Pit Beads

"Art in My Garbage" is a favorite theme I deamed up.
All that "stuff" in the trash-bin surely has another life as an "art supply" - Yesterday the discovery was date pits ;-D
They scrub up well, have a nice rustic, "woody" look and make great beads when drilled with a fine dremel bit. Have also just discovered "sea beans", along with the lovely shells on the Texas beaches. The teeniest bit of baby oil shines them up nice. Avocados, apple seeds, prune pits, etc. can all be used as well. http://www.beachbeans.com/bean_descriptions.html