A writer should write with his eyes and a painter paint with his ears.

— Gertrude Stein

Tag Archives: wire

Terrible Things

I’ve been a bit preoccupied with other Things lately.  A friend was in a bad car accident and remains in a partial coma after more than 3 weeks (as does his fiance); and another friend’s child is severely ill (HLH, … Continue reading

Things #19 and #20: Bracelets and Revelation

Things #19 and #20 are bracelets made from very old linen, beads from a vintage necklace, and memory wire. This time, I’ve decided to share the love via a tutorial.  I stuck the tutorial on the Reduce, Reuse, Repurpose portion … Continue reading

Thing #18: Ball Chain Bracelet

I am going through a short phase of bracelet-addiction thanks, mainly, to the aforementioned (previous post) blog, HonestlyWTF.  This time, I was inspired by their ball chain bracelet tutorial and a mistaken yard sale purchase. I thought I was buying … Continue reading

Thing #9: Glass, Wooden Buttons, Beads, Wire

Between the completion of Things 7 and 9, I also started a few more “Things” and created two drawings for my cousin’s (okay my first-cousin-once-removed’s) wedding invitations.  So, I’m not sure that this is technically Thing #9.  However, I’m calling … Continue reading