Monthly Archives: April 2010

Found Object in Neutrals

The off-white object set in this pendant was found at a local waterfront.  I don’t know what it is.  I’ve had several people look at it and they aren’t sure either.  I guess it doesn’t matter because at this point, … Continue reading

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You are so very welcome

It was my pleasure. I received this beautiful thank you note from Rebecca Sower and it so warmed my heart.  I have been doing what I could to help Rebecca’s Haiti by Hand group and cannot wait to see photos … Continue reading

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Book Review – Beadmaille: Jewelry with Bead Weaving and Metal Rings

When I first received this book, I flipped through it looking at the projects and I felt that the concept of mixing bead weaving and chain maille was an interesting one with pretty results.  I then went and read the … Continue reading

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Happy Customer

http://v.wordpress.com/wp-content/plugins/video/flvplayer.swf?ver=1.21 I got a Tweet this week from Donna Maria of Indie Business asking me to take a look at one of her blog posts.  I did and have to tell you I was so surprised and thrilled.  Not only … Continue reading

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The Nature of Work

Last week I attended a class on leadership that was just excellent.  One of the topics that was presented was how the nature of work has changed over time and the instructors felt, needed to change again.  Prior to the … Continue reading

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Little Houses

I love miniatures and every so often, they make their way into my work.  I sketched this house in my little notebook quite a while before I had the technical skills to actually make it.  It was wonderful to finally … Continue reading

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Bracelet Length Sleeves

Fashion changes, things come and go, and there are always inventive names for every change.  It is that way with hemlines and it is that way with sleeves.  You’ve got the basics – long sleeves, short sleeves and sleeveless.  And … Continue reading

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