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Oh, the trouble with time! I wish I had more of it! I wish I had a hobby that didn't take so much time! I wish, I wish, I wish! But c'est la vie! I am diligently working on a shop update. So far I have a little owl, a bunny, a brown bear, a pig, a polar bear, and a few little surprises...and now I'm just waiting on a sunny day during which I can photograph all of them. *sigh* One of my major upcoming projects is building a suitable light box. Vermont winters are long and dark, and I can't rely on good light all the time.

I have also been occupying myself with diet and exercise - something that takes a lot of effort to get going at first. Between a full time job, fitting in workouts, and felting, I'm sleeping like a rock!

I hope to be better prepared next year for holiday orders and requests, but this is a learning process and needle felting is just a slow-moving craft. It's the snail of crafting. Ooh, snails!

Much love to all! I'm hoping to update the shop this week providing I can sneak in a photograph or two tomorrow morning.


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