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Drawing

Halloween Candy Sketch

Having been inspired by Leigh and her blog where I’ve been enjoying her daily catalog of Halloween candy and curiosities, I made a quick sketch of a treat that caught my eye. It’s a large lollipop that doubles as a mask! See the moon shaped eye holes above the weird candy eyes? I cannot imagine […]

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Painting

New Watercolor Bird Paintings – Chickadee and Wren

 “Busy” Original Watercolor Painting 5″ x 7″ “Pensive” Original Watercolor Painting 5″ x 7″ These two are already in my Etsy shop if you are thinking of Christmas already.

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Needlework

Knitting in the Heat of October

In case you’re wondering if I’m knitting right now – of course I am! I’m just not talking about it much. Here’s the sleeve bottom of a cropped cardigan with three quarter length sleeves started almost a year ago.

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Needlework

My Copies of Let’s Knit! Have Arrived

Isn’t it beautiful? I can say that because I’m not the one who made the final book look so wonderful. That was done by a great team of people at Kalmbach Books and my editor who blogs too. Designing projects and writing the manuscript was plenty for me. This book is for beginners to learn […]

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Painting

More Original Watercolor Bird Paintings – Wren and Oriole

I’ve been working on more birds and will have new paintings to post soon. In the meantime, I’ve been remiss in keeping updated as someone close to me pointed out that she had not seen several of the completed paintings posted. Sorry! Here are two previously finished works. The Oriole is one of the backyard […]