I love to create jewelry, using beautiful materials. I can't draw a stickman but I can combine colour, texture, shapes in such a way that it makes for beautiful pieces that can make someone who gets to wear it happy! There are so many things that inspire me to create something new whenever I can find the time.
She works with seed beads and makes stunning jewelry. Seed beads drive me crazy, they are so tiny and they inadvertently end up on the floor or across my desk. I saw some of Marcia's work in Milwaukee last year at Bead & Button. She was so nice and her work was stunning.
Just an amazing book about 2 mothers in very different circumstances. And then, I was looking for the cover for this blog post, I typed in the title into Google and came across this site. Great reviews and great suggestions for when you are looking of what to read next!
This is one of may favourite days. It makes me feel special. A surprise breakfast, some special presents from my baby and most of all, a handmade card. It is truly a unique bond you feel with your child. The best thing that can happen to anyone! The love of and for a child, so precious.... To all of you who have a special child in your life, as mothers, aunts or other ways, Happy mother's day!