Wednesday, February 12, 2014

 
Today is another mail day. I'm sending out Valentines and
postcard for the Liberate Your Art Postcard Swap 2014.

 
Yesterday I spent the day cleaning the studio. Well, it's cleaner than when I started.
Today I set up a work space for a piece I want to create for the Hoyt Regional Art Show.
The last day to summit work for consideration is March 8th. 
I need to get to work!

                             
 
My bald faced hornet nest is the inspiration for this project.
The nest has been setting on my porch all winter.
I hope the below freezing temperatures killed any remaining hornets.
The birds also ripped a large hole in the back. I would say they had themselves a good feast.
Crossing my fingers I don't have wasps waking up in my cozy studio.
Did I mention that I'm really, really, allergic to insect stings???
 
The sun is shining today and the snow looks fabulous!
Keep warm and stop back soon!


3 comments:

  1. Fun mail. I've been so busy stitching Valentine's never came or went, ah well....glad you got some cleaning in. I am sorting and doing a bit every day. xox

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  2. Oh, heaven's to betsy. Whoever betsy is. LOOK at that nest!
    I don't know if I could put that in my house. I'd be way too paranoid. I am not allergic, but flying bugs in general spook me, and if they have stingers...? Forget it!

    The nest looks so cool, though. Looks like the start of something good...

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    1. I checked my studio, so far no hornets! (my studio is not connected to my house)

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