Note: This post is different from my regular types of posts, but something new that I wanted to try. Also I love chocolate so I wanted o give it a special post and fo the full effect of the spirit in which I wrote this post please read it with a slow seductive voice and take some pauses between sentences. Basically read it like a the narrator from A Christmas Story when he is describing the desired bb gun. Enjoy!
Chocolate is perfection. It is perfect for bringing happiness into life. However not just any chocolate will suffice. It has to be special chocolate. In fact bad or less than chocolate can sully a mood.
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Hello, in my last blog post I talked briefly about how for the last three years my garden has had the main focus of growing flowers for their dye results. I tested almost every flower in my garden, but especially the ones that were deep colours, and I have had some spectacular results as well as a lot of underwhelming ones. And I think I have come to a point where I can dial back the frantic obsession of trying every plant in my gardens dye potential as well as only buying plants that have intense colours for their dye potential.
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Hello everyone! Today is a bit of a different post but it is something I think is important for me to share. The purpose of this post is to share an embroidery piece that I made and have dedicated to the prairies as a sort of gift to the Canadian prairies. The prairies is something that I feel very close to (as you can see if you read my poem artist statement) and that is what this piece, The Plains and The Sames is conveying. Please enjoy!
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