Monthly Archives: January 2011

Color Combination Inspiration: Aqua and Pale Pink

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WOW! Moment: June At Noon

These images of┬áJune At Noon’s embroidery work of Dr. Seuss made me stop and think that I have a loooong way to go when it comes to my needle and thread skills. Enjoy! Is it me or does this look … Continue reading

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Salt Dough and Projects

I don’t know where salt dough has been all my life!?! It’s 3 simple ingredients combined to create an easy, workable, and pliable dough. For a smaller amount I use 1/2 c. flour, 1/4 c. salt and 1/2. water. Once … Continue reading

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Alphabet Art

I have always loved words and letters. Handwriting is something that I am constantly intrigued by and inspired by and I especially love art using the alphabet. Letters have fantastic shapes and unlimited potential to be re-worked, tweaked, and paired … Continue reading

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Street Art

A few nights ago we watched Exit Through The Gift Shop. It features Banksy, a widely known street artist. You probably recognize this image: dankell or this one gemmabirbeck or this one! gemmabirbeck That’s him. It also features an interesting … Continue reading

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Lace Vase Tutorial

Recently, I’ve been experimenting and making fabric flowers. I am HORRIBLE at keeping plants alive. At the same time, fresh flowers every week feel a tad wasteful since they’re just going to be thrown out. I wanted to come up … Continue reading

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Mixed Media Embroidery

Embroidery is a fantastic craft with seemingly unlimited potential to where an artist can take it. I love discovering new and fresh ways that embroidery is being used and developed. The Mixed Media Embroidery group on Flickr is a great … Continue reading

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