Greetings! Tomorrow is the last day of Lucia's school, and I am incredulous. There are times when I just want to catch her and hold her. Other times, I've cheerfully scooted her out the door so I could get some work done.
In May, we attended The Magic Flute as a family, and I was inspired to create Papageno and Papagena dolls for the shop:
I decided I wanted a series of dolls at lower price points, too, so I created six flower-box babies. You can see them here, attended by Strawberry Girl:
In case you're wondering, Strawberry Girl is singing The Garden Song to them.
Any requests for what to make next?
Speaking of gardens, I am trying to put my weeds and stones in order. In among the proliferation of dandelions, however, a new plant showed up. I decided to let it be, and today, found that it was a pinkish-purple foxglove.
I'm pleased that the trillium have doubled. Here are two toad trillium: