Community Weaving Day

Saturday was my community weaving project in Angelica. Although I will change some things next time around, the project was reasonably successful. This is a story told mostly in pictures, with just a few words.

As I expected, it took only about 5 minutes for me to complete the loom frame assembly.

What I […]


It’s time to replace the unattractive vinyl sign in my booth. Actually, it’s been time for a while.

So at the Roycroft show in June, my sister and I spent some time walking around looking at other artists’ signs. What did they have, what did we like, how would it pack, etc. One artist had […]

Quiz Answer

Before I give you the real answer, I have to say I’m a bit disappointed that I didn’t get some fanciful answers. I was hoping for things like a croquet court for mice who want to hit the ball only once and go through all the wickets. Or maybe where the young snake had to […]

Pop Quiz

This morning you get a pop quiz.

What is this a photo of? Or, if you prefer, how will it be used?

I’ve got to run to my job at Pfeiffer Nature Center or I’d tell you now. Instead I’ll keep you in suspense for the rest of the day.

Do submit your creative […]

Great Press

Every year I do my best to get accepted into a show at Chautauqua Institution. The grounds are spectacular, the shoppers pleasant and appreciative, the organizers marvelous. What more could you ask for?

Well, what I DIDN’T ask for but and very grateful for is this more-than-quarter page piece in The Chautauquan Daily. I think […]