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Bead Crochet

While we were chatting at a recent cookie booth sale, one of the girls in my Girl Scout troop saw my dark grey crocheted cotton bracelet, and mentioned that her sister has a bracelet similar to mine, except that it is knitted and incorporated some wooden beads, and she thought that was really cool. Inspired […]

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Day 3 – More from Erin

This dress is another that Erin gave to me from her closet a while back, and I assume it is also from Ross. The black peep-toe pumps came from Target several years ago. The earrings were an experiment at jewelry class last night which turned out quite well. They are made of copper, which is […]

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RoboHero and other adventures

Daniel works with several interns at his office, and together they have been developing a card game and Facebook app called RoboHero. This weekend he and the interns got together to work on the game, and I came along to help. Check out these photos from the dev session, and then check out http://robohero.com/. (And […]

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Etruscan Spiral Bracelet

Last night’s jewelry class was awesome. It was the last of three sessions in the wire wrapping beads course I have been taking, and this class meeting was the most productive. We learned techniques for making top-drilled beads into pendants or earrings, how to create clasps, how to make wire-wrapped rings, and how to make […]

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Fireworks, Food, and a Finished Bracelet

I like taking pictures at night with long exposures, so the fireworks last night were fun to photograph. Kind of makes me want a better camera than the little point-and-shoot camera I currently own, since I have very little control over shutter speed or aperture. Nonetheless, it was fun! We had a great view of […]

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