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Spring has finally arrived

I did this for our Reddit Spring/Easter contest. As of this writing, the contest is still undecided, so I guess I can cross my fingers. There’s some good competition, though… 206 more words


"Love's Memories"-Fraktur-adapted design/Sunnie/rug hooking-Day2

Today’s post has more wool pictures!   :)  

I am using these wools in this rug…and, of course, will add colours as I go!   As you know, with plaids, you can use the darker and lighter parts of the plaid in different ways.   383 more words

Sunnie Andress

"Love's Memories"-Fraktur-adapted design/Sunnie/rug hooking-Day 1

Here we go!!!   :)

This is not a true “Mystery rug” because you know what I am doing (!!!)   …lol…   and I won’t be covering up so much of the rug so you can see my scribbles, etc.   508 more words

Creative Life

A trio of great exhibits at the Perelman Building

March 12, 2015

Yesterday we checked out three of the current exhibits at the Perelman Building of the Philadelphia Museum of Art: Shelley Spector: Keep the Home Fires Burning… 413 more words


frakturs and hex signs

Hi! It’s raining here in Santa Cruz. An event that has only happened three times since December. So, it’s quite exciting.

Through an old friend from Mt. 201 more words


Reading Foreign Language Obituaries

My third-great grandfather Nicholas Schmitt died on this day in 1876 in Cincinnati Ohio.

His obituary* appeared in the German-language newspaper The Cincinnati Volksfreund: 323 more words



Ja, det här med hund har inte varit speciellt roligt de senaste veckorna. Rusa fortsätter att besöka veterinären varannan dag och jag vill inte ens veta vad slutnotan kommer att landa på om jag ska vara ärlig. 283 more words