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Making paint and ink with fall buckthorn berries

A few posts back, I shared with readers my stack of current books. One of them is by Jason Logan and is about making ink from plants he forages in the city, notably Toronto, NYC and Brooklyn. I find his … Continue reading

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Refund offered to folks too late to get an art kit

Just a quick word to anyone who has donated to the ART FOR AID mylar blanket programme, who did not reserve their kit through me and who now find that all the original kits (S,M, L) are gone. And furthermore, … Continue reading

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My art kits have all been spoken for now! None left!

Hello everyone! As of today, November 3 , 2018, my offer to send kits to donors to ART FOR AID is CLOSED. There are NO MORE kits available at this time. I am very happy to report that the 36 … Continue reading

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Quick Update on the availability of the art kits

Dear Readers, Well, what a great response from you on the art kits made as benefit for Art For Aid http://www.artforaid.ca. (If you are new to this topic, see my previous post) In all, 24 out of my 36 kits … Continue reading

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Art for Aid

Dear Readers, Would you like to receive an art kit made up of decorated papers from my mighty stash? You can receive an art kit as my sincere and free thank-you if you donate to Art For Aid! Read about … Continue reading

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Coreopsis Love

Fall leaves and blooms are calling me…my extra freezer is empty of food and will hold mostly plant material this winter. Pretty soon, Ottawa will get its first killing frost and I am ready. I have started to collect stuff … Continue reading

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Natural Inspirations

I am back! I had to cut my recent “Happy Canadian Thanksgiving” post off shortish because I was having a pain of a time with an older and clunkier WP editor …now I have discovered my error and am trying … Continue reading

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