Monday, February 8, 2010

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Birthdays are always a time for reflection. Are they not? I decided this month should be a time to try and follow every idea. Two reasons...first I have a Grant to create new work and, I'll probably have to get a 'real' job soon for awhile so I should take advantage of the time I have. Try as I might over the past five years, I still haven't figured out how to make a good living as a Craftsperson. In the meantime, I cashed in my Gift Cards from Christmas and bought this great book which will have me dreaming about Paris I'm sure. Meanwhile, my first idea to follow, is to use only undyed fleece to make felt.


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like blackie's snow angels. xxx

Janet Davis said...

happy birthday! mine is coming up soon too. I love the plain white wool, and the holes are awesome!

Kerry O'Gorman said...

Happy Birthday dear Brenda...love your holy felt..something wicked this way comes, I just know it!

Kalila said...

Good greaf girl.. That white wool is amazing!!! Totally rocks...
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