Month: May 2017

In My Backyard #18 – Eastern Phoebe

This year, every thing has come earlier. I realize that in some areas there is still snow on the ground. But not here. For a while there it was touch and go, changing drastically from cold to hot. Unfortunately, for the last few months it’s […]

Strawberry Patch Garland | New Crochet Design

Since designing my first garland last Christmas I have made five different garland patterns, three of which you can find right here at Ginger Peachy, while all of them are listed on my Etsy. I have developed a fascination with garland, like the fascination with […]

Retro Fashion Sketches Inspired By Retro Dresses | 60’s Fashion

Your’s, Mine, and Ours (1968) is one of my favorite movies. There are a lot of things I appreciate about it, like how the children are more respectful and they don’t paint large families as uncontrollable and wild. But as a self-proclaimed fashion aficionado, it’s […]

Mixed Media Collage, Strawberries, and What’s on My Mind

My plans have been changed again. Instead of introducing to you my latest mixed media project, all I can offer is another episode of WIP’s. But even so, I am happy that I am able to blog at all today. I hurt my neck Monday […]

Propogating Succulent Update = 9 Weeks Later

On February 27th of this year, I blogged about the first steps to propagating my succulents. You can read the post and how I got into succulents here. In that post I showed how I took clippings from my stretched succulents with the advice from […]

Mexican Textiles Painted Pot | Cinco De Mayo Project

Happy Cinco de Mayo, everyone! I love a chance to celebrate, don’t you? For this weeks craft post I want to share with you my contribution to the celebration with my Mexican Textiles Painted pot. It is super simple and really only calls for measuring […]

Being Kind in a Cruel World | Not Just a Fairy-Tale Concept

Art by Alissa Yarbrough As a little girl I watched Disney’s animated film of Cinderella again and again until I knew all the lines by heart. Others would say I ran it in the ground, but after all, Cinderella was my hero. Or shall I […]