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Lawrence, KS
I am a Lawrence, Kansas artist with a love for anything vintage and pretty.
Interests: hobbies: **art (or is that a life force, not a hobby?)** gardening** watching way too much tv** floating around on lake clinton in our boat, especially in the moonlight** writing** collecting old wallpaper and millinery** playing with my little fairy girl, sugarwings** junking/auctions** redoing my home -over and over, it is a work in progress and i hope it never ends** talking (and sometimes singing -badly) to dorkies**
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It will be nice coming back from my trip to a clean studio. For weeks and weeks before the trip, I was up to my ears in the Nature's Blessing swap. I had three tables filled with stacks of pages... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Karla's Cottage
The chalk dust does land under neath and get stepped in and tracked around by the kids. Not my best idea!
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Thanks for the tip, Leslie!
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Well, it was a much bigger project than I had expected. If Id known the paint was so bad, I think Id have chosen a movie too!
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Before I went on my trip, I had one night alone. Totally alone. No girls, no sons, my husband was out of town, I was on my own. I thought about going to a movie. Instead I decided to paint... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Karla's Cottage
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Im enjoying my last sister day today, then tomorrow the wedding excitement begins.
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Thanks, Clearissa, it was fun to do with my DIYer friends!
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I will have plenty of pics, Alyse! Im very happy for them too. And looking forward to spending time with Terry and dale.
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Im so glad the tutorial is going well for you, Sandy!
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Terri, we had a fun day at Karen Hillmans home to make the decorations and talked about our Birdsong friends.
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Maybe they will get to renew their vows in Florida some day....
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The planning has been very festive! What a special occasion.
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They will appreciate the good wishes, thank you!
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This is a big week for me. I'm away with my sisses on a trip to Sarasota to relax on the beach for an entire week of sister time. From there, I'll be flying directly to New Hampshire to meet... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Karla's Cottage
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Oh yes, Angela, please do contact the swappers whose pages you got! Im so glad to hear that you liked your book.
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Kerryanne, thanks so much for including me in your pretty pages!
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Laurie, my home looks so much better with my Birdsong friends in it!
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I do feel lucky to be in these publications!
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Liz, that is so nice of you to say. It feels good to hear from people on the other side of my blog. Sorry I dont post much in the way of recipes, but I pretty much make things up as I go.
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This has been a lucky year for me as far as publications go. First, Where Women Create, and now Shabilicious and Romantic Country. I've also got an upcoming feature in Country Sampler, but I think that might be 2015. The... Continue reading
Posted Oct 13, 2014 at Karla's Cottage
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She is fine with being called a kitty. She likes to meow instead of talk.
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Yes, she hangs out there a lot each fall, she gets to visit numerous times since she has free tickets through her dad. But even before he worked there, we went every fall, and she fit right in like a true fairy princess.
Toggle Commented Oct 10, 2014 on Kansas City Renfest 2014 at Karla's Cottage
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Its so nice when you get something in a swap that touches you! And that just made my day, Karla.
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That is delightful to hear, Elaine!
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I enjoyed playing with your pages, Kathy, thanks!
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