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Murakami Flower

Last week I was totally flattened by an exhibit of Takashi Murakami’s work at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago. The use of pop culture references mixed with traditional Japanese cultural influences gives his work great depth. I wanted … Continue reading

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Summer Crafting

Going back to my childhood, summer has always been a time for crafting. Making stuff filled the days and staved off boredom. As an adult crafting is a mini-vacation from all the chores and duties of life. I recently tested … Continue reading

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Going Acrylic

People who know me know that I love natural fiber yarns, especially wool and alpaca. But sometimes it is necessary to just go acrylic. Here I have gone with acrylic yarn, one skein of Red Heart Boutique Unforgettable. I made … Continue reading

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Finishing a backload of projects

I am not one who likes to work on multiple projects at once, yet somehow I have ended up with a backload of unfinished projects. Since I have decided to get these suckers done I haven’t had much time to … Continue reading

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