How a Dining Table Becomes Needlework

In the summer of 2018, I had the good fortune to see an exhibit at Winterthur, a historic museum specializing in the decorative arts in Delaware, titled “Dining By Design: Nature Displayed on the Dinner Table.”  While my main purpose that day was to enjoy a beautiful walk around the grounds and spend some timeContinue reading “How a Dining Table Becomes Needlework”

Aren’t we creating art?

I don’t think I can ever get tired of articles like this – findings from studies about the benefits of art and handcrafts.  This particular study was done at Drexel University and found that making art can significantly reduce stress related hormones in your body. Now, if you read through the article, you might make noteContinue reading “Aren’t we creating art?”