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Three Trios …Floral Friday

Three spiky seed pods mounted on wire stems brushed against my left hand while I searched for some greenery to use on several projects. They had been forgotten but their prickly presence gave me an idea. It would be fun … Continue reading

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Glass Acts …Floral Friday

I decided to use whatever I grabbed at random from a storage tote from the basement. One of the plastic container lids on the bottom of one stack was pushed slightly in due to the weight of the other totes, so … Continue reading

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Sweet Rockets …Floral Friday

I decided to use one variety of flower as the main theme for today’s Floral Friday for two reasons: 1. I have bunches of them and 2. I really like the appearance of sweet rocket blooms. Their delicate simplicity works … Continue reading

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Basic Planters …Floral Friday

On a whim, I decided to bring out three mid 20th century planters this week. The idea was to create a some pleasant, long lasting room accents to replace several that needed dismantling. I’d also have a little fun in … Continue reading

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Developing Skills

The folks in my small friends-circle love to keep up with the times by exploring beyond our knowledge and skill levels. We enjoy reading books, and Web pages aimed at DIYers. We enjoy documentaries and educational videos. You might say … Continue reading

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Preparation

You cannot serve a quality meal without someone expending a fair amount of effort to prepare it. A good musician cannot perform a song without rehearsal. The preparation to do something useful is often more difficult than creating the final … Continue reading

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Avant Garde In March …Floral Friday

I decided to breech a few boundaries this week–floral boundaries. Perhaps the March winds pushed my imagination in this direction. Who knows for sure? I brought out three containers plus a few hands-full of floral elements then decided to allow … Continue reading

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