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Kimono Girl & Piggy

My first needle felted kimono girl found a home through Etsy so I have created another kimono girl.  She wears a light blue kimono and yellow obi tied in a bow at the back. I have also created a needle felted pink piggy with lime green dots.  Her ears are… Read More

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Polka Dots Patterned Lunch Bags

   I made polka dotted, green and red patterned and insulated lunch bags. They are the same size and shape as the plaid patterned lunch bags from a previous post.  I used two different kinds of fabrics in each lunch bag that blended well together.  For me, it is not only… Read More

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Gifts from My Students

Last Saturday was the last day of my Japanese language school for the 2014/15 school year.  It has been 8 years since I started teaching Japanese to children.  Every year the students in my class are different and each class is unique.  Over the year I get to know my class by communicating,… Read More

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Happy Summer!

Summer is just around the corner!  Recently we have had warm sunny days in Seattle, and we are enjoying the rare sunshine. I channeled my excitement for the summer into these cards that I made with patterned paper of yellow and orange hues. These cards embody… Read More