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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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We have not had the best luck with kitties lately. Poor Terrance Snowball disappeared. Our other cat, was distressed and lonely, so we got a kitten for her (and for Dewdrop, who is a major cat person), Dewdrop named her... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Karla's Cottage
It is a lot of work getting the house ready, Charlotte. Luckily, my husband was out of town, and I even banned the rest of the family the day before! I packed picnic bags for them and sent them on a sleepover in the den, they werent allowed to mess anything up.
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There will for sure be a next time, Gail. I enjoyed this one a great deal.
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The room seems empty without them!
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That is great, Yvonne! I hope your friends enjoy them as gifts too. Thanks again for purchasing extras.
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And Sandy, thank you for the fun ephemera book that you gave to me. I took it along on my sister trip to Florida and my sisses and I used pictures from it in our travel journals.
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Arent they something, Jeannie? Im ready to do another, that was such a pleasure.
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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 3 days ago at Karla's Cottage
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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 6 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 Oct 16, 2014 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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