Category Archives: Dabbling

  • Painting a Puppet Theater for Work/School

    Posted on February 17, 2018 by sharon in Dabbling.

    So many years ago I painted a puppet theater for a teacher at my kid’s school. As with most things the puppet theater wasn’t used always or even every year. So one year a person who cleaning out storage decided that since she hadn’t seen it used she made the decision to throw it away! […]

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  • Soap Carving

    Posted on February 7, 2018 by sharon in Carving, Dabbling.

    A lesson done at work/school – and I haven’t taught it in years. I’m not a carver and get anxious about ‘taking away’ bits! I don’t see it as a true carver would. My go-to animal is the elephant.┬áThen I looked up African symbols and like this one meaning bravery – which I needed in […]

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  • Sheldon, Camo and Shelly

    Posted on April 18, 2017 by sharon in Dabbling, Knitting.

    I love this pattern! Love at first sight. So I started knitting them for my grandchildren. Sheldon was first, then came Shelly, Camo was next, with┬áMossy following (to go with Jan Brett’s book Mossy) and I need to knit another. Will I need to knit more – I haven’t a clue. The pattern is well […]

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  • The Piano Bag

    Posted on April 19, 2013 by sharon in Dabbling, Sewing.

    Gretchen left fabric and buckles and thread at my place and we talked about how to make and finish the piano bag. Needed: to fit piano, pocket for music/stand, and piano legs. Of course in the chaos before leaving to visit her and John in Tennessee, I forgot to pack the fabric. We bought more […]

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  • Snails . . . yep!

    Posted on March 2, 2013 by sharon in Dabbling, Knitting.

    These snails are going to volunteers the Fish and Game will train – mission: count snails and slugs.

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  • Al’s mitts

    Posted on February 10, 2013 by sharon in Dabbling, Knitting.

      Handspun yarn that took me a long while to spin enough for these mitts and a scarf.

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  • Snowflake Ornament

    Posted on December 8, 2012 by sharon in Basketry, Dabbling, Ornaments.

    I haven’t made these in years and will enjoy giving them to family and friends.  

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