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Tag Archives: Christmas
Just thought I’d share a few pictures from my relative’s home, which I (finally) posted on Flickr. I hope you had a lovely holiday season :) I love interesting shadows. My aunt has some very cute and sweet decorations, including … Continue reading
I love Aimee Ray’s work. She does amazing plush critters, gnomes (or, as she calls them, NŌM gnomes), Blythe doll outfits, and embroidery. She even wrote what might be one of my favourite books, Doodle Stitching. I’ve following her blog for … Continue reading
After the unofficial competition at Halloween and declarations from the other team that they “had” Christmas, I was expecting a lot from them and had some pretty big plans myself. In the end, they hardly put up anything and I … Continue reading
I made my own Christmas cards this year. I’ve been meaning to do this for years, but I kept slacking off and/or waiting too late. I did leave things a bit late this time, so I didn’t have time to … Continue reading
I bought some cheap and surprisingly nice ornaments from Zellers. The best part was that they came in mixed packs of 5 instead of forcing me to by multiple packs of the same boring ornaments.
I made my own cards this year (something I’d been “planning” on doing for a couple years). I decided to combine some random art and stamping. First I used watercolour (blue, white and mixes of the two), salt, and rubbing … Continue reading
As part of my professional development plan, I’m participating in a 18 month leadership training program at work. We talk a lot about giving people incentive to work for/with you and showing gratitude. One of the things that most people don’t seem … Continue reading
This ornament was given to me in the early 80′s. When the whole family where still living under one roof (i.e., not all grown up and living in different provinces), there were a couple of these (each kid got their … Continue reading