Category Archives: art and life

ArtistMum: More Fun Hats

  I love to crochet because the projects are portable and I can crochet practically anywhere……in the car, at the dentist’s waiting room, while the grand babies are napping, just about any place! So my latest projects have been some … Continue reading

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Loose Ends

Somehow things have gotten much too complicated for me and I needed to take some ‘me time’. But of course I’ve left some ‘loose ends’ and I have to rectify that……so, to wind up my monkey theme from last year…….I … Continue reading

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ArtistMum: Happy Mother’s Day!

To all the moms out there, wether you’re a mom to babes or a mom to animals, you are special because you put others needs above your own! God blessed me with three wonderful children who have grown into amazing … Continue reading

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ArtistMum: The Year of the Monkey!

In my previous blog post, I shared my crocheted edge monkey blankets and promised to share some more ‘monkey business’! I have been super busy sewing up a few sock monkeys, which I think turned out so adorable! I found … Continue reading

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ArtistMum: No More Monkeys Jumping On The Bed!

It happens to be the year of the monkey! I’ve seen so many cute monkey printed fabrics at JoAnn’s that I just HAD to buy some to make a few cute blankets for my new grandson and another to come! … Continue reading

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ArtistMum: Discovering A New Yarn

I love to paint with both watercolor and oil paints but they are not easily carried around and you cannot work on a painting while waiting at the doctors office, or while recuperating from injuries or illnesses………or so I’ve found! … Continue reading

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Crocheting Through Asthma!

Yes, I have been through a rough round of ‘acute asthma exacerbation’ and it has been a long and rather rough road back. I’m still not there 100% but I know it’s a slow haul.  The only thing that has … Continue reading

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