Slow Stitched Boho Bracelet

  It all started with this: A box of sari scraps from Gwen Lafleur. So beautiful. I have hoarded them for a while now, playing with them, mix and matching them. So beautiful that I was loath to cut them up and use them. I have long been wanting to make a cuff from them. …

Mad Tea Party 2015 – Double Vision

Mad Tea Party 2015 – Double Vision

“Please come for tea” the March Hare says fixing his beautiful, shiny eyes upon you. How can you resist? Flowers blossoming in ways that are marvelous to behold. He hops along the path that leads to a most intriguing setting for tea.  He moves so fast he is almost transparent. Where did he go? Where …

Bloom Where You Are and Let the Seeds Carry You Far…

Bloom Where You Are and Let the Seeds Carry You Far…

My variation on Bloom Where You are Planted. Bloom and then bloom again where the seeds take you. Allow yourself the happy happenstance of enjoying new vistas, new horizons. Bloom where you land and allow yourself to keep on moving and blooming.  It’s been a weird week here. More about that in the next post. …

Mother’s Day Gelli Prints – Stamping and Printing Sunday

Mother’s Day Gelli Prints – Stamping and Printing Sunday

Happy Mother’s Day to all the mothers and to the fathers out there who have to fill in a mother’s shoes.  I wanted to send you flowers so here are a couple of gelli printed flowers. I don’t know whether I will leave them as is or whether I will choose to fill them in.  …

Sand instead of Stamping and Printing this Sunday

Sand instead of Stamping and Printing this Sunday

Sundays is the day I’ve been posting my stamping and printing lately. Today I threw it all over and went to the beach. I certainly left my mark there, however.  We made flower and sea drift mandalas on the beach. Inspired by photos I’ve seen of the mandalas others have made, I decided to give …

Yes or No – Your Choice – Self Care Saturday

Yes or No – Your Choice – Self Care Saturday

Sometimes I say “Yes…” when I want to say “NO!” I’m guessing I’m not alone in this. Today my self care included saying no to the alarm, yes to my pillows, no to moving fast and yes to taking things at my own pace. I said no to the car. Yes to the kitchen. Generally …