Book painting

I've been fascinated by paintings on the edges of books, a technique known as fore edge painting, in which a picture is hidden behind the gold leaf on the edges of pages. What a magical discovery! Of course I could not resist trying this technique. I started with an old, damaged book, just not... Continue Reading →

Green tip of the week: Where do your chemicals go?

My city has reopened their Hazardous Waste station, and we can now drop off items like batteries, used cooking oil, paint, medications and other items, keeping them out of our waterways (where they can harm wildlife and also people) and our landfills (where they can leach and cause similar harm). I like to gather items... Continue Reading →

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