Monthly Archives: August 2012

‘What’s on my Workbench Wednesday?’ Travelling

This Wednesday mywork bench was the dashboard of my car as I drove back from Nelson, so I will post some photos of myjourney behind the wheel. It has been a great couple of days, lovely spring weather, amazing flowetrees … Continue reading

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Number 2 of Kat Sloma’s Swap

Here is the next one from dixiedollymama. No blog address on the back, sorry. She laughs about the level of snow in Atlanta, where she lives, closing schools. Me too, we had some good falls this winter. Take a look … Continue reading

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First of the Kat Sloma Postcard Swaps

The First Arrival in my Letterbox. This beautiful postcard arrived yesterday, all the way from the Philippines. Lui’s blog is at http://houndsinheaven.blogspot.com where she shares her work with  us. She does ‘sustainable art and community projects mostly non-profit initiatives, design and implements creative … Continue reading

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‘What’s on my Workbench?’ Wednesday – August 22nd

Back out to the workshop today, yay. I am working on some pieces to take to the Selwyn Gallery out at Darfield. I have a few pieces for sale there and need to top things up a bit. It is … Continue reading

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Priorities – or ‘When Life Takes Over’!

Whew! A busy three weeks full of lovely visitors, people staying, and much cooking. All things that I truly love. But there is only so much of me to go around and some things have to drop to the wayside, … Continue reading

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‘What’s on my Workbench?’ Wednesday

Surprisingly, to me anyhow, I have more than one workbench. I was disconsolately looking at the rain this morning and thinking about my jewellery workshop’s lack of interesting things to look at today, when I looked up at my kitchen … Continue reading

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Exercising my Creative Muscles

I have been flexing my creative muscles in the delightful role as a new Grandmother. Said grandchild is visiting with his parental retinue and all the newly realized paraphernalia that has become necessary. I remember those days, something that used … Continue reading

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