Posts Tagged ‘organize’

So much to say, such a short attention span:

  • Heading out to Ukiuk tomorrow night with Auntie H and the kids, maybe DH also. I saw it before the Jim Cuddy show and it was pretty fantastic. I want to show the kids so that I can explain that it was actually someone’s *job* to work on something that awesome and inspiring.
  • Disassembling shelving and reassembling it elsewhere, and sorting/sifting through the resulting ephemera seems to be for me the female equivalent of male “ripping and tearing” projects that inevitably commence with the onset of Spring. I relocated another bookshelf and spent a happy afternoon filling it up again.
  • I scored a 1.5L Pyrex bowl to complete my set as far as bowl sizes go, but it’s the wrong era. It will do, though, until I get the red bowl — at which point I will regift it to someone who enjoys retro kitchenware as much as I do. I’d really like to get ahold of some pieces of the ‘Primary Colors’ refrigerator dishes.          (more…)

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My project this month is to beat the craft room back into shape so that I can better organize my stuff and start on some longer-term projects. I am mortified to admit that I had no idea just how much stuff there was to be sorted, shifted, and tidied away. I am amazed at the sheer quantity of commercial woolen yarn I own, not to mention the (at least)  10 kg of roving I have for spinning. And then there’s the fabric..

Whoa, Nelly! I’ve got to start working my way through the backlog–likely through smaller projects to list on Etsy, but maybe I’ll start building up some stock and try my hand at a craft fair this year. You know–“live dangerously” and all that. I’ve listed a couple things in the last week or so, but they don’t even make a dent. Oy.

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