Mail Holder

This might sound crazy, but sometimes, when I’m trying to send out mail, I have to make sure I have everything collected before I hand it off to the mailman.  Sometimes, I’ll have a few letters to go out and then one will stick to the table and I won’t notice until later or one…

Metal Etching and Image Transferring

I didn’t mean to not blog for a bit, but life, as usual, kept me busy.  What’s really been keeping me busy lately is metal etching and some other projects.  I finally have it set up to do at home and I’m so excited!  I’m doing it both the way I learned and also by…

Metal Etched Pendants

For a couple of months, I teamed up with my friend over at From the Deep Jewelry and he taught me how to make metal etched jewelry!  I’m no where as good as him, but he was patient and taught me so that I could make some pendants for Christmas for a friend and my…

Life Pendant

It’s the circle of life!!  Pendant.  Life Pendant.  I made a new pendant and it is up in the shop!  It’s already pretty popular and I love how it looks. 🙂  Go check it out! I make them to order and I hope to add them to some local shops soon as well.  🙂  

Papasan Recovery

Ever since I first experienced a papasan when I was a little kid, I’ve wanted one.  At one point, I had some swivel rockers, but they weren’t the same. But a month ago, when I walked outside one morning to find a perfectly good papasan frame sitting by the dumpster, I pounced on it.  It…

Metal Lace Pendant

I’ve been working on quite a few things lately, but one of the things I’ve created lately is my metal lace pendants.  They are available in a variety of colors and combinations and I’ll be making a few variations of this as well. It was a lot of fun to make! Here is the end…

Autumn Fest at the Old Tavern

Last weekend, when out visiting my parents, I decided to stop by the Autumn Fest at the Old Tavern on my way home.  I remember always passing the Old Tavern growing up and I always wanted to go inside.  It was a part of the underground railroad and even has a hidden tunnel that leads…