Tag Archives: Reworking Old Stuff

This 3000 Year Old Amulet Kind of Looks Like a Gummy Bear

Originally posted on TwistedSifter:
Photographer Unknown via innuendoPL ? The story goes that this amber bear amulet was found in 1887 in a peat bog near Slupsk, a city in northern Poland. The amber bear is believed to be from…

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Jewelry update

A closer look at the broken pieces show some signs that perhaps the creator didn’t glue things together as they should have. The glue is peeling out of the metal frame in thin, discolored (a greyish yellow that looks sort … Continue reading

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Late night thoughts

In the aftermath of my husband working and fussy kids, I tried to ground myself at bedtime by tucking my former beads under my pillow, and a polished piece of petrified wood that I have had since I was a … Continue reading

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Crafty Stuff and Pictures (finally)

To commemorate my 50th post, I wanted to share some of what I have been up to, instead of only talking about it. Our memory card adapter had walked off awhile ago, and I finally got to borrow my sister’s … Continue reading

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Offerings, a change of appearance, and projects worked on

Yesterday marked the first day of June, which in the past marked painful past memories and sorrow. Now I have made the changes for it to be a joyful, muggy, productive month. I had felt the nudge from Loki to … Continue reading

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A gift of a skull

My mom dropped off the skull for me today, it is currently soaking in a bucket of hot bleach water in our shed, once it is clean I will be working with it more. For now, I have to practice … Continue reading

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Drum creation

I finally got the chance to make my first drum. My hands are sore, my fingers are cut and nicked, rubbed raw and I smell of wet leather, hemp, and rawhide. I had cut leather and soaked it, and added … Continue reading

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A lesson in patience…

I have been working on a few crafty projects these past few days, and one of them has had be chomping the bit to get on with it, even though it isn’t something I can rush. I have taken the … Continue reading

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