Tag Archives: Craft

Much To Think About

  It’s been quite a while since I posted.  If anyone is waiting for me to become a steady, predictable blogger, it just isn’t going to happen in this lifetime.  Everyday life seems to have a way of happening and … Continue reading

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The Last Rose of Summer

  The weather in NW Oregon has been abysmally hot for a few days.  We had to keep the windows shut and the curtains closed.  We don’t have air conditioning because we hardly ever need it.  It was a blessing … Continue reading

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It is Dawn! Arise!

Couldn’t sleep last night, so I was awake as the morning twilight brightened into dawn and then into full day.  At 5:00 a.m. I took my camera outside to get a couple photos.  As I stood on the deck in … Continue reading

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Helga & Her Sister Magda

My last post was about Helga, the Rognvaldson spinning wheel I found in a local antique shop.  Work continues on restoring Helga’s finish, getting her back to her former glory. The work is slow and exacting.  With that in mind, … Continue reading

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Let Me Introduce Helga

I bet you thought I forgot all about blogging, right?  My last post was in November, just before NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month).  I did get my 50,000 words and certificate for writing that many words in a month, but … Continue reading

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Gettin’ My Art On!

Trying out the home-built loom.  So amazing that we made something that, actually, works the way it’s supposed to.  Boggles the mind! We’ve been going through a serious family situation.  The major issue has been dealt with and no longer lives … Continue reading

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Kandinsky, O’Keeffe & Me

I think I know where this tapestry weaving thing is going to go.  If you know me well, you know that I have an intense interest in the life and art of Georgia O’Keeffe. Everything O’Keeffe. I can’t paint worth … Continue reading

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