Monthly Archives: February 2016

Daffy

This time of year, markets are flooded with daffodils cut for the house.  They help us, especially in the Northeast, imagine that Mama Nature is sending Spring our way. All the stores, from grocery to florist, carry inexpensive ten-packs of … Continue reading

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Be Mine, Valentine

Happy Valentine’s Day!  Bitter cold in New England means it is a good time to snuggle up with loved ones. For the holiday, I finally got my act together to work on a design inspired by the work of Hitomi … Continue reading

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Flora in Winter

Regular followers know that the end of January heralds the first peek at Spring – well, a sort of Spring of heavenly blooms at the Worcester Art Museum’s Flora in Winter.  The last weekend of January brings crowds of visitors to … Continue reading

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