blog now, and recent entries include some free patterns and pictures of lace she saw on her trip. She has a new book coming out soon, and on her website, http://www.theshuttlesmith.com/ she shares lots of useful information she learned about self-publishing books, plus some articles on the history of split ring tatting and more.
All this reminded me that I hadn't made any of the designs from her first book yet, and my personal 25 Motif Challenge is to get those unused books off the shelf. So here is a cross from Fun with Split Ring Tatting, with tail added to make it a bookmark. All the patterns are in diagram form, and very easy to read.
Chicken Salad for Lunch - This was lunch I made yesterday. Sliced chicken breast with cucumber, cherry tomatoes, orange slices and Romaine lettuce with Japanese onion dressing.
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