Category Archives: inspiration

Time to Breathe

While my head is spinning with things to do, try, plan . . . that is my normal mode of operation. I recognize that this drives people around me crazy . . . . but what’s a squirrel going to … Continue reading

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An Artistic Challenge

I mentioned last October in a post “Putting Yourself Out There” that I was participating in a conference called Synergy 4. The International Polymer Clay Association ( holds a conference every few years that is focused on the advancement of … Continue reading

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Early Riser

I am not a morning person. For those that know me, this statement might evoke a ‘laugh-out-loud” response. While I like mornings, I want them to be leisurely, sipping coffee, thinking about the day ahead. It is probably in response … Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2017

Have you set your goals, picked your word for the year, made a list of resolutions?? Whatever works for you to prepare for the new . . . . you should do it! A fresh start always feels exciting!! But … Continue reading

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More Inspiration

On our recent adventures I had the opportunity to tramp around Seattle. I really love that city! There is so much to do and see there. And yes, I previously posted photos of the city that caught my eye and … Continue reading

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Weekend with a Master Craftswoman

Polymer clay is a medium that I am passionate about. And by now, you should know that I am a workshop junkie! But I also read, I practice and I have studied the history of this medium. One of the … Continue reading

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Artiest Review – the good, the bad and the ugly

First let me say there was no bad and there was no ugly. The art trades, the classes and vendor night, it was ALL good, really good!! Artist trades were very well received, yeah!! . . . . . but … Continue reading

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