Word of the Day
|Definition:||(noun) A buttress that stands apart from the main structure and connected to it by an arch.|
|Usage:||The architect favors the arc-boutant in his designs because it is practical and aesthetically pleasing.|
Idiom of the Day
— An expression used to interrupt someone mid-speech and indicate that one's attention is being or about to be diverted.
Felice Orsini Attempts to Assassinate French Emperor Napoleon III (1858)
John Dos Passos (1896)
Was Our Moon Formed from a Bunch of Moonlets All Mashed Together?
1. thanks for sharing the wolf moon two nights ago, patty.
our skies in georgian bay were, unfortunately, cloudy :-(
2. Second Saturday Knitting Hangout
Camera Obscura Building
1450 Ocean Ave, Santa Monica, CA
Saturday, January 14, 2017
This Meetup repeats on the 2nd Saturday of every month
3. Become foster parents for feral kittens who are caught in your area. Raise them and make them ready to be ready to be neutered, adopted or released back into the wild.
Pet Pal Animal Shelter | No-kill, Non-Profit
Berthe Morisot with a Bouquet of Violets is an 1872 oil painting by Édouard Manet. It depicts fellow painter Berthe Morisot dressed in black mourning dress, with a barely visible bouquet of violets. The painting is in the collection of the Musée d'Orsay in Paris.
i made these as presents (included the pins and a pair of scissors) years ago. thanks for reminding me of the pattern which is a piece of internet knit pattern history!
Pin Cushion/Knitting Doo-dads Cushion
Stripy Camel Stitch Hat
This hat can be made in as many colors as you want, solid color with a bulky yarn and one in two colors in worsted weight yarn, but you could go zebra with black & white or full circus tent with as many colors as you like.
Roberta’s Pizza Dough Recipe
CHILDREN'S CORNER ... color the shape
Stone Wall Poppies Jigsaw Puzzle