Month: April 2010

My best friend’s daughter is turning 7 this week  and I was thinking of making her some earrings from some butterfly Swarovski crystals that I have been saving for the occasion. But last Friday she called and told me that…

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When I was younger, I loved jumping on on my bed. I bugged my parents, so naturally, I continued doing it – but then, I became a parent and it was time for payback, because my son took pleasure in…

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When I was in middle school (primary school) my art teacher would take us on nature walks and we would use things found in nature in our art projects. I guess she left a lasting impression, because I still take…

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Typically my textile designs feature children or animals playing out side. My color palette is always bright and cheerful. Last week I decide to try something a bit different  – but I wanted to stay true to my vibrant color…

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Happy Friday – it has been an exciting week. I hung out at the out at the 5 minutes for mom Ultimate blog party. It was my goal to read all the blogs listed, but I was only able to…

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School wakes up a feeling inside us To form cliques, as a response to stress. Low self esteem forces people to act, and thus we conform to ridiculous styles of dress. There are hipsters, rednecks, emo’s, and others who use…

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