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February Art Month 2015


We so loved our first Art Month experience in 2013 that we’re going for it again. Our members’ creations to date are: February 1: wet felted mandala by Sheila Ie “This mandala was constructed during a workshop facilitated by Nancy Wesley of NanC Designs.┬áIt took about 4 hours to construct from conception to finish and…

February Art Month

"Tofino Dream Catcher," by Patti

Inspired by our January felting & looming workshop at Leola’s Studio, Renaissance Woman Sheila challenged the rest of us to commit to creating art every day for a month. We thought it was a great idea, and each signed up for a few days in February. (Not coincidentally, the shortest month of the year …)…

The Slow Wedding

Wedding priorities = good wine and no engagement ring.

At first I didn’t think our upcoming December 2011 wedding was suitable for my re-skilling blog. It’s not like I’ll be able to knit socks afterward. But once we started brainstorming priorities and plans, I realized that weddings are just another example of how out of touch my generation has become with the essentials. Just…