Lao Tzu says, “When nothing is done, nothing is left undone.”
Seven days and nights on the Oregon Coast. Nothing was left undone! Portland to Gold Beach to teaching a workshop at Sitka Art and Ecological Center, to the perfect visit with my daughter in Monroe and Florence--my husband and I did it all!
OK. I'll confess. I saw a similar looking wreath on pinterest and it brought a smile to my face. I've always thought the little paper parasols that decorated summer cocktails were sweet looking...but...being the maker I am...what can you make with them?
The base is a 14" styrofoam wreath I covered with burlap ribbon. I used three styles of umbrellas: foil, large and regular. I ordered them online, super inexpensive and I now have enough left over to use in for A LOT of summer cocktails! Enjoy, and I hope it brings a smile to you!
Psychologists Explain The Benefits Of Baking For Other People
'It's not just about giving them something sweet..."
This Huffington Post article explains a lot!
My Gramma Theresa's Banana Bread with Browned Butter Glaze and Walnuts, dressed up in a NordicWare Bundt Pan. This pan is the newest addition to my collection-I give it five stars!
As a working artist/retired art educator, I've always lived the artful life. Let's share!