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Entries from August 2007

Sparkle Balls

August 30th, 2007 · 1 Comment

Have you started thinking about Christmas decorations yet? I know it seems kind of early but I didn’t have an idea for today’s post and then I stumbled onto a website that teaches you how to make Sparkle Balls. I think I owned one of these once. That was years ago and I always said [...]

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The Number Game

August 29th, 2007 · 1 Comment

Last week I was Stumbling around the Internet and I saw a photography page with numbers. At that moment it didn’t interest me much so I can’t tell you a lot about it or where it was. The only thing I remember is that a person or persons had gone out to take pictures of [...]

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Little Bitty Birdie Feet

August 28th, 2007 · No Comments

One of the things that caught my eye at the Art Unraveled Shopping Extravaganza was this “Build A Bird Set” of stamps at the Stamp Camp booth. It is a fun little set complete with bird bodies, wings, crowns, eyes, and an assortment of little bitty birdie feet. My first thought was, “How cute!” My [...]

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The Big Five-O

August 27th, 2007 · 7 Comments

Today is my birthday and I am turning 50. So far this has been an absolutely wonderful birthday. My friends and family have been celebrating with me for about a week now. I’ve been out to lunch with girlfriends twice and once with my son. My dear Recliner Man has been hard at work taking [...]

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Paper Kimono #2

August 26th, 2007 · 3 Comments

Back in January I wrote about how I had gone to CHA. One of the highlights was meeting Emi Fukushima and learning a new way to fold a kimono from her. Today I am going to show you how to make one of these adorable Kimono Dolls for yourself. Today I am also debuting a [...]

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Falling Leaves

August 25th, 2007 · 1 Comment

My friend Arlynne made this a week or so ago. I really think it is beautiful so I took a picture of it. She was just playing around with a crackle stamp and some leaf stamps. I’m pretty sure she was just using dye inks. I can’t put my finger on what I like so [...]

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Tags: Play · Ramblings