« refresh | Main | the beginning of thankful posts »

January 24, 2010

TrackBack

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00e54fc19bef88330120a8089dcf970b

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference the letterpress workout:

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

wintu nancy

Really neat stuff. Thanks for the chance to win some.

Rane

Margie I am glad you had such fun, and have to admit I am more than just a little jealous that you have such a great resource at your desposal. LOL! You art here ...like all you do is lovely.
xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Jill

Your paper products turned out just beautiful!
What a great addition to your art. I really love the
red.

annri

sounds like my kind of workout!

winning this giveaway would be like winning a jackpot; you're so generous!

best - annri

alexis

happy birthday! i love your work - thanks for this.

rae

how fun to see your stones like that! great giveaway....thanks for the opportunity! ;)

Maiz

Okay, "visiting Margie and Arounna" is definitely on my wish list!

Bethel of Bethania

Happy Blog Birthday, Margie.
Gosh you guys look like you had heaps of fun with the letterpress... lovely to do something a bit different now & again too, I feel. Good for the Soul & the company [& fun] makes it even better... OOroo... Bethel

Caitlin Brookes

It sounds like you had so much fun doing this project. The results are beautiful! It's great to have a friend to teach you something new! Thanks for the inspiration!
Caitlin

Becky

Love the "I love you" card and the moleskin. You were inspired! I hope we'll see more in the future...maybe a snail?
Thank you!

mon ami

these are beautiful - well worth the sore muscles;)

happy anniversary
xo

Carolyn Leach-Paholski

The snail pushes through a green night,
for the grass is heavy with water and meets
over the bright path he makes
where rain has darkened the earth's dark.
He moves in a wood of desire

pale antlers barely stirring as he hunts.
I cannot tell what power is at work
drenching there with purpose, knowing nothing.
What is a snail's fury?
All I think is that if later

I parted the blades above the tunnel
and saw the thin trail of broken white
across the litter,
I would have never imagined the slow passion
to that deliberate progress.

Thom Gunn Consider the Snail

Apologies to Mr Gunn if the line breaks are in the wrong spots - I'm typing from memory.

I love snails too and having just discovered your beautiful blog am deliciously immersed in reading it all and breathlessly anxious for the next post!
Greetings to Fern and happy anniversary to both of you!

Nanou

All these prints are gorgeous ! I'm in full admiration for your handmade stamps : what a great memory of your covered stones ! Arouna's studio itself is a magical place and I'm very happy you had so much fun together. I wish I could shrink and hide in your pocket to enjoy all this creative excitment !

Happy blogsbirthday, Resurrection Fern ! Thank you to make my eyes and my heart sparkle every morning when I wake up. And thank you, dear Margie, to make all of us dream with your fabulous and very generous surprises ! Isn't it us who should offer you presents to celebrate your blog's birthday and to show you our gratitude ? Is Fern going to blow out two tiny candles on a lettuce cake ?

Much love and happy Monday !

Christine C.

I love your prints....how beautiful! Your crochet designs transfer so well to paper.

I stopped by your show in Providence last week... simply beautiful work! What a treat!

Lynne Kovan

Sounds like a heavenly day, gorging on paper, inks, stamps and all things connected with writing. I love your cards. Am covetous of your day!!

Loren

Happy blog birthday! Thank you for such a beautiful blog and your generous give away. I would love to have one of your beautifully crochet covered sea stones!

whitney

everything is so lovely!

Maria Dent

These are fantastic!

www.google.com/accounts/o8/id?id=AItOawn_wQ8DSe02Gw2CW9Vp66YSDwTmymetXJo

Happy blog birthday Margie!
What a fantastic day you must have had being with good company and working on something new.I love learning new things too.I would love to take part in your give away!Ariadne from Greece!

Emilie

Seems you had had a great moment printing, and your stones look fabulous on paper. Happy second year!!!
Emilie

Lady K

Happy 2nd Birthday!!! Thanks for sharing with us a glimpse into your world. I really enjoy reading about all your lovely creations and looking at all the beautiful pictures you post. =)

Emily

What an exciting chance! Happy 2nd blog birthday! Which seems like a good opportunity to mention how much I've looked forward to your entries ever since I found this blog; thanks for all of the inspiration :)

Janet Hyland

happy 2nd birthdayblog. It's lovely to see your work and I always look forward to reading your blog and looking at your work which is always beautiful. Jan

Eva

Happy blogoversary! Amazing to think it's only been two years, I feel like I've been enjoying your thoughtful and beautiful posts for so much longer than that. Here's to another two years (and more)!

nadine

Happy Bloggy Birthday! This is my first comment on your blog.. i guess i was being shy... I love all your wonderful words, and inspiring images, and i visit almost daily. I've been using your vintage crochet mushroom pattern for gifts all this holiday season & covered my xmas tree with pompoms made with your great tutorial. I would be over the moon to win some of your beautiful work! Thank you for the chance to win.. and p.s. I think i'm over my first comment nerves... xxx nadine

julie

what beautiful cards - letterpress is so lovely, but sometimes very sterile - you found a way to really personalize the process. happy 2nd blog-birthday!

Lesley

Happy blog birthday! That sounds like the best kind of workout, producing something beautiful and burning off some calories at the same time!

Sara Bowen

It took me a while to find your site, but it was worth the trawl! I love your stones and am in awe of your crocheting talents... I do tatting instead of crochet and I'm fascinated to see if I can be a bit less rigid with the form of it and use it to cover things. Happy blog anniversary - I hope you get as much out of your blog as I get out of mine - and may you have ideas and inspiration all year. Best wishes, Sara

Mandy

Happy anniversary and what a productive workshop - must have been wonderful.

ale

margie!! qué lindo todo ésto!!!!besos!!

Margaret

Happy blogiversary! All that letterpress stuff brings back memories of my printing class in junior high -- such fun! Thanks for the giveaway!

klara

your blog is a nearly daily inspiration, both for the beautiful work and the beautiful attitude to life's ups and significant downs, happy blog birthdy.

KJ

Happy Blog anniversary! I have been following your lovely site for awhile & looking forward to what you have to say in the coming year!

HeidiRenee

Happy Blogiversary! The letter press is stunning!

Kate Fern

Just beautiful work, your blog is always so inspiring. Happy blog birthday!

povertyjane

good for you! Happy Birthday! On my blogs one year, somehow google managed to "accidentally" delete my entire blog...very sad. I almost didn't do another one, but it now been another year since, but only have half of my work to show for it! lol! you have to laugh at this or I could have cried and never done it at all!

Good luck! And love visiting you and chatting with you on Flickr!

kate

Karen at sew and sow life

Lovely art, thoughts, wisdom. Thank you for being here, in this space.

Sera

So gorgeous! I've been lurking and admiring for a little while now. I don't know if you'd do international sending for a winner, but just thought I'd check. I'm from NZ :)

Joyce

Happy 2nd blog birthday! The stamps look great :)

Lisa

I am in love with these images. Utterly gorgeous. The combination of textures of your lacy rocks, the toothy paper, and the impression of the letterpress are beautiful.

This is my kind of exercise. :)

Jessica C

Happy Blog Birthday!
I love letterpress works and I love your covered stones. Seeing your covered stones as letterpress is really quite a beautiful treat. Hopefully the 31st will be my lucky day ;)

Jenna C.

I love that green color too! I have been coveting those crocheted sea stones since I first saw one. They look so beautiful as prints too.

Erin

Happy Birthday Blog!! How fun. I've always wanted to try out letterpress! So glad you enjoyed it. I actually have a letterpress box on my wall that holds a lot of little trinkets. I have actual letters that spell my name :) Gotta find some more of those for my hubby and childs name someday.

Joanne

Happy Birthday Blog! What amazing goodies you made working with the letter press, it must have been so much fun!! Love it!

Rosemoo

I'm so glad you got your package!

I love the letterpress goodies. Lovely as always Margie.

Moo!

-Rose

Andreae

Oh, stunning! Congratulations to you. I find your work and your words endlessly inspiring.

Aly

The paper goods are gorgeous!

Rachel

i would enjoy using your letterpress paper goods ! & my turquoise studio would like the company of one of your crochet covered stones ! have a great day !

Julie

Beautiful cards! Thanks for the giveaway!

littorina.blogspot.com

Oh gosh, the prints are just beautiful and inspirational!! Thank you so much for sharing them.

The comments to this entry are closed.

SHOP

Blog powered by Typepad

Flickr Badge



  • www.flickr.com
    This is a Flickr badge showing photos in a set called handmade by me. Make your own badge here.

crafty crow contributor

Creative Commons