Monthly Archives: September 2009

A simple idea!

I was traveling the interweb and came across this wonderful post. Paper crafts have always frightened me alittle. I don’t have a lot of experience in them and just stayed away. This looks so simple. I’m going to get started … Continue reading

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so fired up

Mike and I went to Asheville during the Labor Day weekend. Neither of us has been there before (excepting passing through on the way to El Paso) and we thought it would be the perfect opportunity. The weekend was filled … Continue reading

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Colors

I go through color moods. Too many moods in fact. I have no true color palette. I’m using grey and orange for some pillows. I’m working on some muted pink/grey/blue mirrors. It’s not really an indicator of my emotional state. … Continue reading

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Fancy stuff

In my first post I mentioned and gave a peek at a mirror I was working on. Being an art teacher doesn’t leave a lot of room for outside creativity. I’m not forcing myself to do it, I’m more or … Continue reading

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CenterFest 2009

The 36th annual Durham CenterFest will be held next weekend (Sept. 19th and 20th) in Historic Downtown Durham. It’s the oldest arts festival in NC and I’ve never attended. I’m hoping to volunteer in the Children’s area this year.  I’m … Continue reading

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More Origami

Mike ordered some business cards through vistaprint shortly after the bookstore closed in April. Now that he’s employed again he’ll be getting new ones through EVS. What to do with 500 unused business cards? Origami of course! You’ve already seen … Continue reading

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what a HOOT!

I’ve been restless for creativity lately. I broke out my big box o’ crafts and just started blindly creating. I can not explain how excited I am for fall. The weather is cooling. Leaves are beginning to yellow. Windows are … Continue reading

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