Refinished antique trunk. Originally trunk had a dark green paint and gold metal accents. This trunk was refinished for a client that belonged to his grandmother and is estimated to be about a 100 yrs old.
MvK: If you had to name the most important couture techniques to master, what would they be? Susan Khalje: Well, being able to fit something perfectly is essential – and that’s tricky, it just is – but apart from that, I’d say that you’ve got to be adept with all of the hand stitches that are such a part of putting together a couture garment.
Ambient Abuse is still abuse...I clearly did not want to admit to myself that I had been abused, I kept referring to how much Miguel had helped me when my health seemed to be failing. It never occurred to me that my health was failing because of Miguel. - Mary A. Faher/THE CEMENT BENCH
Spoon Party reminder / invite! The reference is that we will be spiritually fed. We read a conference talk 2006 by Elaine S. Dalton and filled out a handout called "I can do hard things". Then we played spoons and ate ice cream and brownies! Also each was told to bring a spoon. I've never had so many texts/ calls wanting to know what we were doing!
A rainbow art themed birthday party. This is a super fun idea, especially if the party needs to be indoors. The birthday cake is amazing! I want to learn how to spread the frosting so it drips like that.