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Debbie Padgett posted a photo

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I did this last year...now they are not dried...just painted them....painted 31 and came back with 11....first time I ever did anything like this....love it
yesterday
Sarah castro commented on Brenda Jamison's photo
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"Brenda you did it again. It's beautiful"
Thursday
Brenda Jamison posted a photo

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Dyed blue with ink & ink dye on the outside and in the inside was decoupaged with blue & silver tissue paper. Weaved with sea grass and artificial sinew and adorned with a glass pendant. 14" x 25 1/2"
Wednesday
Shari Ferguson replied to Shari Ferguson's discussion Drawing spiral patterns
"Thank you for the information Arturo! "
Jan 17
Sarah castro commented on Sarah castro's photo
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"Thank you Brenda"
Jan 17
Brenda Jamison commented on Sarah castro's photo
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"Good job Sarah"
Jan 17
Brenda Jamison commented on Carol Nylander's photo
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"She makes me laugh"
Jan 17
Brenda Jamison commented on Carol Nylander's photo
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"I like this one"
Jan 17
Brenda Jamison commented on Carol Nylander's photo
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"Very nice"
Jan 17
Brenda Jamison commented on Carol Nylander's photo
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"Cute"
Jan 17
Arturo J. Ramirez replied to Shari Ferguson's discussion Drawing spiral patterns
"Shari, I also have found drawing or painting spirals to be a challenge. In the olden days (pre internet) I would look at ALL art books. The books on Celtic designs usually have a section on circles and spirals. They used grids of dots to complete…"
Jan 17
Nanette Bartet commented on Nanette Bartet's photo
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Jenn's lamp

"The hardware comes from Blue Whale (http://bluewhalearts.com/)"
Jan 16
 

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