Archive for December, 2008

a couple of woodland projects

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2008

i wanted to make these cute mushroom ornaments. i printed out the tutorial last year but never got around to it. so a few weeks ago i was in joann’s in the styrofoam aisle and i thought ‘oh i can make those cute little mushroom ornaments i’ve been meaning to make forever!’ and i picked up the 6-pack of […]

shop local on etsy

Wednesday, December 17th, 2008

have you been reading the shop local series on etsy? it’s fun to see the pictures of the people who make the things! today’s features california, and i’m included! take a peek at it here, and check out the sampling of creative californians on etsy. my friend jenny took my ‘portrait’ at the Arroyo Seco mini golf course (and […]

hungarian embroidery

Saturday, December 6th, 2008

i wanted to show you this beautiful embroidered table runner from hungary that my great-aunt deda sent to me recently. the stitching is so perfect it’s hard to tell which side is the front and which is the back! here is a cute picture of some hungarian ladies in the 60’s. the thing i especially […]

knick knack gift cards

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008

i put together this page of three different knick knack gift cards for you to download and use for all of your gift-giving needs (or any other occasion where you need a little card!) all you have to do is print them out–i recommend a heavyweight paper or cardstock, and if you have a ‘photo’ setting in […]