Monthly Archives: July 2011

Kaleido Collaboration

Cast of characters: Me = P Schnap = S P: I’m going to lay this quilt top out now on the lawn so I can take a picture.  Stay off of it, okay? S: Why? I just want to be … Continue reading

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The raised bed kitchen garden has been producing peas, beans, berries, herbs and other goodies in bountiful quantities. The tomatoes and squash though…not so much. The weather here in Northern California has been strange for summer even despite Mark Twain’s … Continue reading

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Piecing Guide by Emberley

Maybe you’ve heard of them….Ed Emberley’s Drawing Book of Animals is one of my favorite drawing books. There are myriad of other books as well, just as amusing. This isn’t ‘Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain‘ kind of … Continue reading

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