Month: May 2012

A note to Gravatar users …

who I assume are also WordPress users … Over the last few months, my ‘lil glass-n-craft blog has been visited and ‘liked’ by a few folks … all of whom I’d love to reciprocate by visiting their blogs – but I can’t.  There isn’t any link to many of the gravatar images. It’s simple to …

Producing in the Studio … AKA The Picture Post

I’ve been busy with some studio projects … My mosaic butterfly is done.  Now to decide what to do with it – frame it, make a mobile, hang it as a sun-catcher, or leave as is …? (Not the best photos, but the second one does show off some of the iridescent clear glass around …

Umm … Happy Nurse’s Week!

Wow – this weekend kicked some butt (namely mine) … From young adults on hallucinogenics to extended family with unsafe vitals, throw in a fellow co-worker getting SICK (requiring-ER-care sick!) to bike accidents that won’t soon be forgotten – all intermixed with ‘FLU’ complaints … I am SO GLAD my ‘tour’ is over! (My week …

Dabbling and fun!

Had just the tiniest bit of time to play in the studio this afternoon … No time to get involved with a big project.  So – I decided to play with some metal stamping …    Hmm – easy enough.  So then I thought, why not make a plant marker … Used what I thought …

Pressed Flowers …

Cuz, you know – I had to look into it.  Pretty cool!  Quick, easy and should look great in my papers … I walked around the yard, collecting bits of Spring flowers and interesting leaves: Then popped my samples into this ‘lil thing (Microfleur press), nuked them for less than a minute … and Voila!  …

Funk, but workin’ on it …

Had my monthly DARN SANE meeting this morning … Arrrgh!  People are evil and sick!  I hate knowing this … Now, locked in my studio … I am determined to work through the mood-funk.  This means Adele is blasting on the stereo, my most inspiring photo slide show (art/project ideas) is playing on the screen …