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Tuesday, April 26, 2011

While I was sleeping the other night I woke up at some point with the idea of making a 2 book set with a slipcase to hold them. I can't begin to tell you how many times I get these nocturnal epiphanies but I will say it OFTEN. I started my morning by browsing through my many fabrics and decided on this one:
I then knew I wanted to bind one book with lined paper to journal in and the second one with blank drawing paper. It turned out to be a very pretty set if I do say so myself!
Now I just need to take pictures and list it....yech...this is the hardest part of having an online shop - actually listing the items, it'd be much more fun to just make books and have them magically appear online. Somehow I am going to have to get all the photos condensed into the 5 allowed by Etsy, sounds like a day with Photoshop I guess.

Seems it's rained every day in April, I guess that the thing with spring isn't it? Today is nice and warm (in the 70's) and I've started hearing the familiar sounds of boats zipping around the lake. I had a look around in my gardens and have found all of the perennials I transplanted from the old house last year have made it through the winter. I can see their little life forms starting to peek above the dirt - this makes me SO happy! I brought a little sunshine in to the house:
I've always loved this song but unfortunately a good video is not to be found online so here it is the best I could find (without too much crazy screaming from the crowd)
All is right...................at the Shores

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