Go Stuff It: Sewing Antics

Sometimes I get these crazy notions in my head such as beekeeping, wine making, and the like. One of these crazy projects was apparel sewing and while I've crafted some decent dresses and tops, crafting dresses and tops gets a bit boring. Plus, there's only so many dresses and tops that can fit in my … Continue reading Go Stuff It: Sewing Antics

Summer Flashback – Strange Visitors, Men in Skirts, and More!

It's the last weekend of summer, which means it's a sad time around here. Faces are glum, moods are down, and we're already counting down the days until it comes around again. So, what better way to hold onto summer than to have a little Summer Flashback full of the strange visitors to my garden, … Continue reading Summer Flashback – Strange Visitors, Men in Skirts, and More!

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Just Add Bees…and Beasties

Those of you who have been with me for a while know I keep a hive of bees in my back garden. Or, well, I used to. Last February, my entire hive of lovely ladies died dead. This was such a well-behaved team of bees that it was beyond disappointing to one day realize there … Continue reading Just Add Bees…and Beasties

Finn McSpool Minds His Beeswax

Those of you who have been with me a while know I share my backyard with a hive full of bees. The girls are all tucked in for the winter, but after realizing I could no longer close the freezer door due to all the honeycomb I'd been stashing away over the season, I decided … Continue reading Finn McSpool Minds His Beeswax

Works in Very Slow Progress

No, don't check your calendar; it is indeed┬áSaturday. Seems yesterday managed to┬áslip by without me tossing out a F(ine) Art Friday post to the world. And yet the globe continues to spin...amazing. Snarky comments aside, there's not too much to report in my art world at the moment. I'm at the beginning and midpoint of … Continue reading Works in Very Slow Progress