Monthly Archives: October 2010

autumn tableau

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theme music

The other evening my roommate was watching a movie. From my room I could hear the dramatic theme music that only partially covered the cries of women and children as (I assume) their village was pillaged. It made me think … Continue reading

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done!

I got some oil paint today.   I sprayed a couple of coats over the primed vase; only half an hour later it’s dry! Here’s the finished product.

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commenced

The camera is back and I’ve started a new project. I tend to start projects and leave it at that rather than finishing them. We’ll see how far I can get with this. It’s a whiskey decanter with very nice … Continue reading

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silverware

My silver arrived yesterday. I got it off eBay. If you’re ever looking to buy silver, eBay has it for much cheaper than pawn shops (like a tenth of the price) even with shipping. Of course, it depends on what … Continue reading

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Stanwick Park

I’ve named my house. Meet Stanwick Park. (I’m a sucker for pretension.)

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painted floors

I love hardwood floors. I love softwood floors. They’re beautiful, classic, and match just about any decor. I’m not sure how I feel about painting them. via greige I like the look of this bedroom (that chandelier is great!), and … Continue reading

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