Wonder and Delight

i. I loved this photo that I shot with my iPhone last week; you can’t even tell that it wasn’t supposed to be blurry, thanks to the grunge textures I put on it. (I use Snapseed for most of my in-camera photo editing.) The composition seemed to call for a quote, so here you go….

Fantasy Character Crochet

I’ve been busy with my hook lately – crochet hook that is. A few months back, I was inspired to whip up a couple dolls that represent the characters a friend and I play in an online RPG:   These are based on the patterns from the book Creepy Cute Crochet, by Christen Haden, though…

Grand Canyon: Download and Print Bookmarks

I climb the granite to its summit, and go away over rust colored sandstones and greenish yellow shales…I climb so high that the men and boats are lost in the black depths below, and the dashing river is a rippling brook; and still the there is more canyon above than below. All about me are…

Summer Making

Early last summer, I suffered a catastrophic failure of creativity. I’m not going to try to get into the causes (if I can even understand them myself) but the simple fact is I stopped making thing. As someone who has always made things, this was pretty traumatic.No photos, no journal pages, not even doodling in…

Pink Floral: Download and Print Bookmarks

I guess I’m anxious for spring. I made these printable bookmarks from the photos featured in my previous post about adding texture to your writing and I thought I would share them with you! Click here to download the bookmarks as a PDF. I printed them on cardstock, though I wish I had some glossy…