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What’s in a Name?

Friday, April 3rd, 2009

Rainy Day Bear Last night we attended session two of our business course that will assist us in the opening jump/start. It was a pretty interesting session and we learned a lot about the pros, cons and attributes of sole proprietorships, partnerships, LLC, Class C Corporations and S Class Corporations. But it still requires a […]

Crayon Tinting

Sunday, December 21st, 2008

Crayon Tinting with Outline Stitch For years now I have enjoyed seeing vintage tinted linens, aprons and so on. Recently I came across a source indicating these items could be replicated by a process called crayon tinting. I decided to try it because I have some ideas for using this process and wanted to see […]

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Sunday, December 7th, 2008

John Deere-O-Meter Outside the kitchen window, the John Deere-O-Meter*, which among other things measures the wind velocity, is flapping relentlessly. The hanging chimes, the sound of which I generally enjoy, are almost at the point of annoying. It is cold, very cold and windy and it is only the beginning of December. This is the […]

Theme of the Day: Sewing

Thursday, December 4th, 2008

Bag of Linens At the local thrift store yesterday, it was bag of linens for $6 day. I don’t mean just a plastic grocery store bag, but in fact a 13 gallon garbage pail sized bag. I was surprised to see there were some available choices in terms of linens. In my plastic bag was […]