Monthly Archives: July 2013

Our Kitchen Reno | Install Day 1

Our Kitchen Reno | Install Day 1

Well, we’re finally putting something BACK into the kitchen, instead of taking stuff out, hooray! Of course, the first thing to put back was paint. The ceiling needed painting, and if we get little bit of walls that will actually show in the kitchen painted now, it’s a lot easier than painting around the cabinets… Continue Reading

Our Kitchen Reno | Final Demo Day!

Our Kitchen Reno | Final Demo Day!

It’s official, the demo phase is complete! All the cabinets are gone, and Habitat for Humanity comes tomorrow for all the useful bits! Andrew’s also finished all the electrical work as well, with outlets moved, switched power for under cabinet lights, and random poor electrical work done previously fixed as well. I spent a wretched… Continue Reading

Our Kitchen Reno | Electric Work

Our Kitchen Reno | Electric Work

Well, although a lot of stuff got done today, most of it was electrical, so the pictures don’t look much different from yesterday! That old 220V line is now safely behind drywall, and Andrew added a new outlet and switch for undercabinet lighting on the lefthad side, and then moved the original outlet over to… Continue Reading

Our Kitchen Reno | Demo!!!!

Our Kitchen Reno | Demo!!!!

Well I’ve brought you pretty much up to date on where we are with our Kitchen Reno! We took Liam up to Idyllwild Summer Arts Academy on Sunday and Monday we started demo! We started by clearing space in the family room: because our cabinets got delivered!!!! Can you believe this is a whole kitchen’s… Continue Reading

A Week full of Music

A Week full of Music

The annual Pokorny Low Brass seminar was last week. Truly world class low brass players spent the week here at the University of Redlands teaching low brass players from all over. I made them tie dyed tee shirts a couple of years ago, and they wanted something similar, but more upscale. So a rush order… Continue Reading

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3 Cute Owls for 2 Cute Little Girls

3 Cute Owls for 2 Cute Little Girls

I had a commission to make a set of 3 stuffed owls in yellow and grey for the bathroom of 2 of the cutest girls ever. The Mom, who’s a friend of mine, came over with the littlest one (who is all of 3 months old) to pick out the eyes. Baby Adeline was content… Continue Reading