Steampunk Letter.


Steampunk is a subgenre of science fiction or science fantasy that incorporates technology and aesthetic designs inspired by 19th-century industrial steam-powered machinery.” –  Wikipedia

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Handmade.


“That’s the thing with handmade items.
They still have the person’s mark on them,
and when you hold them, you feel less alone.”
― Aimee Bender, The Color Master: Stories

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My Creation Station.


“Creativity is inventing, experimenting, growing, taking risks, breaking rules, making mistakes and having fun”― Mary Lou Cook

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Soar.


“To soar with eagles all you need to do is
believe that you can fly.”

― Anthony T. Hincks

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Erik turns two.


Erik is a Australian Cattle Dog/Border Collie hybrid a.k.a. “Blue Border Heeler”.
Born: 9.2.2017

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Tricycles.


One of my earliest memories as a child was playing with my friends and our red Tri-ang Tricycles. I was 5 years old in the photos where I have the short pony tail.

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Bathing Beauties.



I scrap-booked two 12″ x 12 ” pages using photos of my mother and her family.  I have scrap-booked these photos before as I love them so much and I wanted to do them justice. I did the previous layout over 8 years ago, hopefully I have improved on it 😉  You can see the layout here. Captions are behind the photos.

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Hilda.


I created one 12″ x 12″ Scrapbook page using a photo of my maternal Grandmother, Heiltje (Hilda) Johanna Gertruida Pelser.

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Time to Create.



I created one 12″ x 12″ mixed media page.
The background was made with old sewing patterns covered with Modge Podge.

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Wildlife in our garden 2.


These are some more photos of the wildlife found in our garden.

Woodpecker.

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