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Pinterest and the C words

Pinterest: Where creativity means a conflict between copying and control. There have been some discussions recently about Pinterest and the etiquette of pinning handmade items. It first started with a post that described How to Suck at Pinterest on the Salt City Spice blog. Katrina started with the question: “Artists, designers, & crafters are continually […]

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If my daughter picnicked with Monet, what would she wear?

This was the question I asked myself when I saw the summer design call from Sanguine Gryphon posted on Ravelry. The theme was English Garden and the very first line was “A Monet painting come to life.” I love Claude Monet. If I could (literally) lose myself in his paintings, I’d do it in a […]

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Putting the needles down

Temporarily, that is. My sample for the Design Which I Can’t Talk About is done. I blocked it last night, and it was dry enough by this afternoon for a photo shoot. I wanted to block it to make sure no more fixing was needed, and it was perfect…which is good, because my right hand […]

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