Category Archives: creativity

A little Tease

I went to one of my happy places last Saturday!  It was my sit and sew group, formally known as the Jane Does.  We sewn and sometimes retreated together for years and years.  Lovely bunch of women.  I’ve had so … Continue reading

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Making Envelopes

Sometimes, I get a postcrossing request to send a postcard in an envelope.  I don’t know what size I’d actually need to have on hand to accommodate a 4 x 6 inch postcard, but I don’t have them.  So, when … Continue reading

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Another Hexagon Project

It may seem nonsensical to work on multiple hex projects at one time.  It does to me. All of the fabrics came from the same fabric line, but I’m having trouble (mentally) putting them all together.  So, I’m actually thinking … Continue reading

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Stirred not Shaken

Yes, right now, I’m wishing I had a good drink.  I’m more the margarita type than the martini type, though the title of the post describes me and not the drink I’m wanting.  I’m all stirred up! I went to a … Continue reading

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ICADS #5, 6, 7 and 8

Loading photos is quite frustrating since my son made changes to my laptop.  He made the changes so that I could print from my laptop while at his house, but I’ve about had it.  I think I’ll print what I … Continue reading

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Update on the Art Postcards

I cut the cards apart on Friday.  I loved the over all look of the whole piece of painted page, but cutting them apart into individual postcards sure changes the look of each one.  So, I had the urge to … Continue reading

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More Mail Fun

The first three items I’m showing you are from Monday of last week.  I tell you that was a happy mail day!  My mailbox is not often this full.  Remember all of the mail in yesterday’s post was also in … Continue reading

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Rubber Stamps Anyone?

You may have noticed recently that I am fairly newly in love with mail art.  I’ve always expressed myself in some form of art.  I was about 6 when my momma taught me to embroider.  I think I was bored and … Continue reading

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Trying to get Caught Up

Who is getting this?  You?  Or You?  (I did have to add two more stamps at the PO.)  I had intended to wait until the recipient received the package, but I didn’t have anything else to say today and I was … Continue reading

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In the Mail

I’m behind on showing you what I’ve gotten in the mail since coming here to Oklahoma.  It’s difficult to get some time to myself to post on the blog since my arrival here.  So many things to do during the … Continue reading

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