Monthly Archives for January 2011

Friday Five: A few of my favorite things

Inspired by the Fancy Friday feature organized by the great gals at LoveFeast, this week’s Friday Five ventures out of the studio and explores my favorite things. As always, you can click on the photo to see a larger version of it. One of my closest friends is a book conservator which, in turn, has […]

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Hard & True

Four years ago today, I saw my mother for the last time. I held and stroked her hand. I listened too intensely the sound of her breathing. I was 28 and my brother was 11. She had just celebrated her 48th birthday four days earlier. In the late hours of the evening, she died as […]

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January Desktop Wallpaper

A little late, as I had to shake off all my tinsel to find my new year’s motivation! I originally intended to take stage this photo in snow, but the weather in Maryland isn’t cooperating at the moment, so this is my variation on the idea: A collage of my studio tools, including an oh-so-cute […]

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