Life is an Art

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When your life falls apart, try picking up the pieces one by one making sure to keep them all. For in life, as in art, it is only by mixing together the dark with the light that beauty emerges. –ScrapLady Sharon Barnes Related Posts:SoulBurstHappy Holidays – as the light returns to the NorthFollow Your Own CASIGY TrailLife Lessons Learned While QuiltingCreating Beauty From Life’s Scraps — From a New…How to Transform as You Come Back From AdversityHas Your Life Gone Up in Smoke?LifeStick

Inspiration On the Road to First Grade

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Inspiration for Parents and Teachers of Creative, Sensitive or Gifted Children: Here’s Nine Life Lessons I Learned On the Road to First Grade: My little quilt, finished except for the label, was a burgundy, mauve and ivory watercolor heart-shaped wall hanging. It had taken many moons to make, and I was tempted to skip the label. Painters sign their work on the front; quilt artists make a label for the back. But I just wanted to be done with it.  I hate making quilt labels, because I never know what to say on them. So I pinned the quilt on …