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Nate Art

Yet more pottery done by my kid. He even figured out the pottery wheel this time! I’m told it’s a dragon. Apparently the dragon lives in the above bowl.   Advertisements

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Yarn Bombing the Lazy Way

So we dyed the yarn… I still had no idea what to do with it! At first I was going to work up a dense square of it and hang it along the adjoining fence. My neighbor’s dogs are mean … Continue reading

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Color Change

I love getting yarn as presents. A few Christmas’ ago my dad and step-mom gave me a huge reusable bag full of yarn they found at a multitude of venues; yard sales, thrift stores, ect. Most of it was novelty … Continue reading

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Dry Erase Desk?

For a while now I’ve been playing with the idea of repainting the top of my son’s student desk with dry erase paint. When his ADHD gets bad enough I already find pen doodled on it so it might save … Continue reading

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Nate Art

This is a bit late but as always I’m a bit scatter brained. These were done back in Oct. Nate’s art class did Halloween themed projects. I think the above came out great. He won’t let anyone drink from it … Continue reading

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Framed Glory

Sometimes my son really seems to outdo himself on his art projects. I really loved the three pumpkins he did in oil pastels. I decided that I didn’t want that painting to met the fate of others; be dumped in … Continue reading

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Mosaic Madness

This month’s art class was mosaics. I’m really loving the classes they have. It’s a good deal and he loves it. My son’s favorite color is red so it’s no surprise that he painted the pot red before adding the … Continue reading

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Updating Pots

A friend of mine is moving soon and she gave me a few pots. They were cracked and the paint had seen better days but it was nothing a little TLC couldn’t fix. First thing first they needed holes for … Continue reading

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Paper Love

This month my son’s art class worked with paper as a medium. My son is convinced he wants to be an artist when he grows up. While I encourage his choice I’m also pushing for him to do something on … Continue reading

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My ‘New’ Pots

As I said before in my family reusing items isn’t about saving the environment or conserving or any other fad that’s currently going around. It’s about saving money. The Earth will take care of itself. It’s human egotism that makes … Continue reading

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