New Orleans In A Flash

My husband & I took a very quick trip to New Orleans back in March. It was intended to be a 4 night stay to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary, but we had a family issue arise and had to…
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Weekly Keep-Our-Sanity Challenge: Beetle

For this installment of our weekly Keep-Our-Sanity challenge, we chose the theme of Beetle.   Let's talk about the significance of Beetle in human history. It's symbolic presence in myth and culture around the earth is prolific. Here is a sampling (from Beetles as Religious…
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Headed to Houston – Part II

Last post I told you about my trip to Houston, and showed you some art and some beads and a cool legend about Woman Hollering Creek.  This time, I'll tell you about my trip to the Houston Museum of Fine…
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Trees – Autumn Themed Challenge and Giveaway

Today is the launch of our September Theme challenge. The challenge is to create something using beads, jewellery or make a decorative item inspired by the subject. You could choose felting, polymer clay, ceramics, beads… the media and finished piece…
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