Creativity Day 11: Magnet and Tea Holder

O.K. “Tea Holder” is a funky name for what I made. My brain is barely working.  Tonight I decorated an empty tea bag canister to use to hold loose leaf tea and my infuser. I used some tea pot stamps that I carved quite a while ago.  (I’m not terribly happy with how this turned…

Creativity: Day 5

Today I made a yarn-decorated picture frame. It’s actually an example for a children’s craft and I had a lot of fun playing with the yarn! Grace’s creation is a unicorn horn.  It is, of course, a magic horn that can change anything into anything else. (We’re thinking of converting the backyard into a swimming…

What Happens when I Wake Up Too Early

Last Saturday I was awake at 5 a.m. I didn’t want to get up, so I stayed warm under my covers and started thinking. I began making a mental outline of the sermon that I needed to write that morning. Then I started thinking about possible crafts for the February craft kit. And back and…