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What Fishbowl Are We Swimming In? How We Value (or Don't) an Individual's Work in America

What Fishbowl Are We Swimming In? How We Value (or Don't) an Individual's Work in America 8

I had an experience this week that got me thinking once again about how different types of work are, or are not, valued here in America.  I woke up...
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Binding Us Together...We All Want Rug Hooking to Survive

Binding Us Together...We All Want Rug Hooking to Survive 5

I am continually humbled by my in-person and online fiber art community. Your participation in important ongoing discussions and your willingness t...
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I Still Believe in New Year's Resolutions.

I Still Believe in New Year's Resolutions. 0

The word "resolution" is related to "resolve," which it takes a lot of to follow through on our hopes and dreams for the new year.
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Fifteen Things Life's Too Short to Compromise On

Fifteen Things Life's Too Short to Compromise On 0

Autumn view of the private Knoll Cemetery directly behind the Parris House. As many who follow our social media or who are subscribed to our n...
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Don't Play Small

Don't Play Small 0

Seriously, don't play small. This has been on my mind as a blog post topic for a while and it's something I think we need to talk about as makers, ...
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June 2019 Trip to Nova Scotia, Canada's Rug Hooking Playground

June 2019 Trip to Nova Scotia, Canada's Rug Hooking Playground 2

My husband, Bill, and I took another trip to Nova Scotia in early June, just for a few days to help our son James move up there. His fiancee is N...
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