Monthly Archives: March 2014

TAD Day 1-28-Group Photo

Congratulations to every who made things. I have seen a few of you over the years change form this to that and it is great to see people grow in skill, interest. TAD is the best time of the year

TAD Day 1-28-Group Photo

Congratulations to every who made things. I have seen a few of you over the years change form this to that and it is great to see people grow in skill, interest. TAD is the best time of the year

Days 27& 28: Magnetic Chore Board

Cut a cookie sheet in half and drilled holes at the top. Covered it with fabric and tied a ribbon through the holes to hang it. Then had my 7 year old tell me her chores and found pictures of

Days 27& 28: Magnetic Chore Board

Cut a cookie sheet in half and drilled holes at the top. Covered it with fabric and tied a ribbon through the holes to hang it. Then had my 7 year old tell me her chores and found pictures of

Day 26: Bunk Bed Set

Operating on “better late than never”… made mattress covers, sheets and pillows in a coordinating fabric for the bunk beds. Now Kit won’t be embarrassed for a sleepover!

Day 26: Bunk Bed Set

Operating on “better late than never”… made mattress covers, sheets and pillows in a coordinating fabric for the bunk beds. Now Kit won’t be embarrassed for a sleepover!

Thing A Day 28: Crystal Necklace and Last of the Copper Sheeting

Ready to start arranging my copper sheets together and rivet them for my box.  I made this crystal necklace while I was waiting on the last sheets. Here’s to Thing A Day!

Thing A Day 28: Crystal Necklace and Last of the Copper Sheeting

Ready to start arranging my copper sheets together and rivet them for my box.  I made this crystal necklace while I was waiting on the last sheets. Here’s to Thing A Day!

Day 28: One More Sketch

Well, I kind of dropped the ball on the 27th. Talk about tripping at the finish line (insert excuses about sinus colds and trips to the dmv). But, I managed to turn out this little sketch for the last day

Day 28: One More Sketch

Well, I kind of dropped the ball on the 27th. Talk about tripping at the finish line (insert excuses about sinus colds and trips to the dmv). But, I managed to turn out this little sketch for the last day

a drawing of a bee with a crown

Day 28: Queen Bee Doodle

She thinks she’s all that. Well, that does it for this year’s Thing-A-Day. Here’s all my previous entries: Day 1: Paper Bag Puppet Day 2: Attempted Origami Crane Day 3: Twisted Metal Bracelet Day 4: Woven Metal Bracelet Thing-A-Day 2014

a drawing of a bee with a crown

Day 28: Queen Bee Doodle

She thinks she’s all that. Well, that does it for this year’s Thing-A-Day. Here’s all my previous entries: Day 1: Paper Bag Puppet Day 2: Attempted Origami Crane Day 3: Twisted Metal Bracelet Day 4: Woven Metal Bracelet Thing-A-Day 2014

Thing a Day, day twenty-eight

Polymer clay cat (or is it a dog?)… I was going for a cat, but I’ve gotta admit…it does look like a dog….

Thing a Day, day twenty-eight

Polymer clay cat (or is it a dog?)… I was going for a cat, but I’ve gotta admit…it does look like a dog….

Day 28?! – Heron, etc

I can’t believe it’s the last day! Thanks so much for the suggestions on the background. I wasn’t sure about the green but it was pretty unanimous so I tried it and I really like it. So, thanks, everybody!  I

Day 28?! – Heron, etc

I can’t believe it’s the last day! Thanks so much for the suggestions on the background. I wasn’t sure about the green but it was pretty unanimous so I tried it and I really like it. So, thanks, everybody!  I

Day 28 – Light Bulb

I can’t believe this is the last day. Somehow the end of the month crept up on me. I am kind of ending with a hard one. Taking a picture of this lightbulb was harder than I anticipated. I had

Day 28 – Light Bulb

I can’t believe this is the last day. Somehow the end of the month crept up on me. I am kind of ending with a hard one. Taking a picture of this lightbulb was harder than I anticipated. I had

TAD 2014 – Day 28

Yippee! I finally got the silk screen to work. Not easy to photograph the actual screen. It’s not pretty, but it will work! This is going to be screened on a bag that will be used at an army reunion. A

TAD 2014 – Day 28

Yippee! I finally got the silk screen to work. Not easy to photograph the actual screen. It’s not pretty, but it will work! This is going to be screened on a bag that will be used at an army reunion. A

TAD Day 28: Crochet head wrap

The weather forecast calls for 6-12 inches of snow on Monday.  I’ll need something to keep my ears warm. I’m not a hat person.

TAD Day 28: Crochet head wrap

The weather forecast calls for 6-12 inches of snow on Monday.  I’ll need something to keep my ears warm. I’m not a hat person.

TAD Day 28-Photo Transfer

This is a laser printed photo that has been transferred to canvas using Modge Podge. This is the same technique that I used on the tool box. The canvas is a little more delicate than wood in transferring.

TAD Day 28-Photo Transfer

This is a laser printed photo that has been transferred to canvas using Modge Podge. This is the same technique that I used on the tool box. The canvas is a little more delicate than wood in transferring.