This could be subtitled Disappointment. “Post kept bound books with typed lists of gifts sent and received … jeweler Harry Winston sent her a box of cheese” ― Estella M. Chung, Living Artfully: At Home with Marjorie Merriweather Post Advertisements
Not all who wander are lost.
“The magic of the sun transmutes the palm trees into gold, the water seems full of diamonds and men become kings from the east.” Pierre August Renoir
A subscription to Vogue Magazine is a requirement for the Build a Line Challenge sponsored by B’Sue Boutiques. I haven’t read Vogue since my salad days. When the first issue arrived, I couldn’t wait to dig in. I sat in the comfortable Lazy Boy covered with a warm blanket armed with red pen, highlighter and…… Continue reading On Reading Vogue
“and all woke earlier for the unaccustomed brightness of the winter dawning, the strange heavenly glare: the eye marveled – marveled at the dazzling whiteness…” London Snow, Robert Bridges
Sometimes I wonder if making things is just an excuse to gather things. This is what is on my jewelry work table right now. Pretty cool, huh? I can’t stop running my fingers over these glass pieces. Their satin surfaces invite touch, and I hold them up to the light to peer through them with…… Continue reading Raw Materials
“I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You’re doing things you’ve never done before, and more importantly, you’re doing something.” Neil Gaiman’s Journal Happy New Year. May…… Continue reading For the New Year