These pattern weights are sooooooooo easy to make. Seriously. Each one takes less than five minutes. Dig into your fabric scraps and make a big batch of them for a sewing friend. This fabric (to match the rest of my sewing room) is designed by Ed Emberley for Cloud 9 Fabrics. I’ve tried a lot …
Energy giant Exxon Mobil will use every device like its colleagues in Big Oil, to evade any in-depth inquiry. Like the Chevron saga in the Amazon they will use delay & costly litigation as their tools to fight justice "being done"! The game, however is now about to change the public are more aware now & they will force wayward politicians to act. BRING IT ON!
The last few weeks and months have seen major victories for communities resisting oil trains, coal terminals, pipelines, and strip mines. This is big news at a time of an out-of-control climate crisis—this July and August tied as the hottest months ever recorded. Could these stories represent our best shot at taking on the giant corporations and banks that are trying to build new fossil fuel projects at a time when we need to be phasing out carbon-based fuels?
The good and bad news is that oil pastels like to smudge together, especially when black is around. But rather than fight it, why not embrace it in the way that stained glass can kind of look smudgy and artsy? Here’s what I am trying tomorrow with my Oil Pastel Class. Candles play a center role … Read More