Practice, practice, and practice some more … a leatherworker I shall be.

Today I started taking myself seriously as a leatherworker. By take myself seriously, I mean I could see getting a business loan and really going for it, not just the cautious slow crawl I've been doing. I'm not going to do that, I think my organic shuffling is better for me (because I'm learning more … Continue reading Practice, practice, and practice some more … a leatherworker I shall be.

I made something for me. Because I’m a momma and it’s almost Mother’s Day.

In a funky twist, I will not be home for Mother's Day. I'm off to what is currently my family's hometown (they've all said they're not staying ... but they haven't moved yet;) to celebrate a baby and do Mother's Day with my own mother. I'm rather looking forward to this ... I'll get to … Continue reading I made something for me. Because I’m a momma and it’s almost Mother’s Day.

Taking the Art Outside. And getting crisped.

When we bought our house we did so knowing it needed some work. Nothing major, just aesthetic repairs and one yeah-this-actually-needs-to-be-updated electrical thing. One of the first things we tackled, and by we I mean Mr. Wordsremember and his friends, was the front porch. Turns out it's good we started there, because the whole thing … Continue reading Taking the Art Outside. And getting crisped.