Posts Tagged ‘Books’

What are you going to do with that?

As a prolific crafter, I get one of two questions when I show coworkers and friends the latest batch of things I’ve made: “What are you going to do with that?” and “Don’t you have a life?” The answer to the second one is (obviously) yes – a life that involves crafting and not just vegging in front of the TV or computer. I know I should get more time out of my crafting chair, but there are just so many ideas and products I want to explore.
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Necessity is the Stepmother of Invention

I’m getting tired of this book thing.

Don’t get me wrong, I love matching the fabrics and papers and then picking just the right filler paper and thread to make each book special. However, making books is time-consuming and tiring. For each one, I have to cut two sets of boards, measure and cut fabric, padding, and paper and then there is the glue… lots and lots of glue. On top of that, for every book I make, I have to punch 35 holes before I can start the sewing.
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Comic-Con 2012

I’m going to Comic-Con! I’m going to meet Stan Lee!!!

My birthday is coming up and, thanks to a gift from my parents, I’m going to meet one of my childhood heroes – the creator of Spiderman!
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