Archive for October, 2008

Savannah Georgia

I have been sifting through all our beautiful pictures of Savannah trying to decide which ones to show you.  Savannah is a wonderful city with beautiful live oak trees (yes more acorns!) festooned with spanish moss.  We have spent the days walking the beautiful streets and beaches. Taking lots of photos and sampling all the […]

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Autumn/Fall in Virginia

Virginia is beautiful in the fall and we had a wonderful trip down the Blue Ridge Parkway.  The autumn leaves are just starting to turn and should be at a peak in a few weeks!  The other sign of Autumn are the most beautiful pumpkins everywhere.  Today I went and picked one from the pumpkin […]

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Papercuts and More

I couldn’t resist collecting all of the beautiful business cards at Waterford Festival.  I think it gives you a wonderful glimpse of the stunning craftsmanship at the festival.
 You all know I am currently in my acorn phase so the theme of my interests was acorns.

I am fascinated by the craft of paper cutting.  […]

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Shaker Boxes

One of the joys of going to Waterford was to see the breathtaking Shaker boxes made by Keith and Mary.  I had met them last year on my trip and bought number of beautiful boxes. I intended to design an embroidered liner for the largest one with the lid but 12 months down […]

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On the Wing to the Waterford Festival

I am now in America!  I don’t know where to start with all the wonderful pictures we have taken and all the wonderful things that we have seen at the Waterford Festival.  Waterford is a small Quaker town outside of Leesburg, Virginia (just outside of Washington DC).  I had planned our arrival around the festival […]

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