Humans have a fundamental need for shadows, for negative space, for blank space on the page, for silence. We just aren’t wired to be at our best in a situation in which everything in front of us is brightly illuminated and noisy. Some of us have a higher tolerance than others, but we all have … Continue reading The beauty and necessity of negative space.
This is just a short tour. Everything is now labeled (important when most things are in identical drawers). I grouped all of the fabric and sewing supplies/books on the left and all of the yarn/knitting supplies and shop things on the right. Almost all of the notions are in the small drawers under the sewing … Continue reading Craft Room
It's not easy to decorate for fall when everything in your yard is a lush green. But you can hunt around, be very selective, and come inside and pretend.
Around lunch I braved the attic and brought down all of the fabric. I took up all of the good china and a few other odds and ends. Then I put the fabric (most of it) in drawers and shoehorned the rest on the shelves in my room. I hate that over-stuffed look, but now … Continue reading Accessible Fabric
I've spent some of this past week thinking about the ins and outs of an Etsy shop. I think I've finalized the name, what will be sold, etc. As soon as I can make enough items to start it out, I'll open the shop. It will be nice, I think. :)Contemplating the whole thing makes … Continue reading Upcoming Etsy Shop