Author Archives: notewords

About notewords

Guitarist, Music teacher, Writer

The Glass Storyteller

This gallery contains 22 photos.

Originally posted on My OBT:
Micah Evans Micah Evans turns once-familiar items like sewing machines and teapots and elevates them to high art. The objects have an almost magical sense of nostalgia. And as poignant as his retro-styled glass objects are,…

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More Holey Than Righteous…

Follow my blog with Bloglovin This is something that came up on the Daily Post – a way to follow blogs that are not on WordPress. A lot of great tatting blogs are on Blogspot and other places which (probably … Continue reading

Posted in Challenges, Handwork, humor, Humour, Knitting, knitting, Lace Knitting, Lacemaking, Learning, Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 26 Comments

Getting Hooked

I have been doing mainly tatting for 5 or 6 years now. However, in the last little while I have started two projects and jammed with both of them. One is a vintage pattern with lots of ‘repeat from * … Continue reading

Posted in Challenges, Crochet, Crochet, Handwork, humor, Humour, Lacemaking, Learning, Life, Shuttle Tatting, Tatting, Tatting, work in progress | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Nature Boy

This gallery contains 16 photos.

Originally posted on My OBT:
Gordon Pembridge An avid outdoorsman, artist Gordon Pembridge has had the good fortune to be surrounded for most of his life by the very best of nature. After spending the first ten years of his life…

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Back to Nature

This gallery contains 18 photos.

Originally posted on My OBT:
Rachel Dein Rachel Dein, A.K.A. Tactile Studio, makes casts of incredibly fragile flowers, plants, and even vegetables, then turns them into extraordinary Wedgewood-style decorative tiles. Dein adapted a glass casting technique she learned at Middlesex University by…

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Sad News

We lost Caesar today. He had what appeared to be a stroke and on top of his other health problems his prognosis was very poor. He was around 14 years old, and had been battling health problems for the last … Continue reading

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Westminster Cathedral

Originally posted on Freed from Time:
Westminster Cathedral (Wiki) ⇒ was built in the Byzantine style and completed in 1903.  It is free to enter and photography is allowed, although perhaps best to avoid when used for Mass ⇒. The…

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