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Monthly Archives: May 2014

Sculpture Garden: The Beginning Stages of Transforming a Space

I’ve said it over and over in my posts, I am incredibly lucky to be at the school I currently teach at. After 3 years of public school teaching, with little to no budget, I am absolutely spoiled at my private school. I have an enormous classroom, a budget that allows me to purchase supplies … Continue reading »

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Visual Journal Page 67: Find Humor in Art

As I have expressed in past posts, I love street art. Not too long ago I had the opportunity to interview a well known, and very talented street artist, Chor Boogie. I loved the way his artwork makes walls come alive, and I was thrilled to have the opportunity to learn more about his creations … Continue reading »

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Visual Journal Page 66: Just a Plane Ride Away

My very first roommate was my best friend from eighth grade, Elly. I don’t even remember how we met. I felt like we spontaneously began hanging out, and something clicked. All of the sudden we were at each others houses every weekend, she was coming over after school, and we would talk for hours on … Continue reading »

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Crafty Projects: Personalized Garden Markers

As I was digging through the dirt, planting my annual vegetable garden, I had an epiphany. The plastic, difficult to read, identifiers that come with my plants always disappear from my plants’ sides almost immediately. I needed a more permanent and artsy solution to marking the many veggies and herbs in my garden. I suddenly … Continue reading »

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Etsy Shop of the Month: Handmade Leather Toiletry Bag via Lifetime Leather Co. (closed)

With Father’s Day right around the corner, I thought what better way to prepare than to host a giveaway of a Lifetime Leather Co. product? The wonderful Ty Bowman has generously agreed to giveaway one of his most popular products, the standard size, Cognac Leather Toiletry Case, complete with a monogram personalization. To find out … Continue reading »

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