8.31.2012

day 349

a fun experiment using coffee stirring sticks.  i think it works!

8.29.2012

day 347

the bakery elves agreed to part with a bit of cookie dough for my cause

8.27.2012

day 345

fun winding colored string around thumbtacks strategically placed in the wall

8.26.2012

day 344

i loved that i found these pieces of asphalt on the street right next to where they had dislodged.  with a little rearranging, i had my heart done for the day

8.25.2012

day 343

added a little popcorn mix to round out this paper bag heart

8.23.2012

day 341

santa even got in on the heart bandwagon (well, sleigh)

8.21.2012

day 339

taking creative license with the peel and stick letters

8.19.2012

day 337

i saw a pinwheel somewhere that inspired me to attempt this accordion folded heart

8.18.2012

day 336

yes, my eye is practiced in seeing a heart in almost everything.  including chicken in the skillet.

8.17.2012

day 335

these old springs were very resistant to being bent out of their comfort zone.  i secured them to the wood with a staple gun, then allowed my volatile heart to live outside of the house, where weeks later, it sprung its hold (as i suspected it would!)

8.16.2012

day 334

really kinda stretching the vision on this one.  cheers!

8.15.2012

day 333

clearly into the holidays (in case you didn't realize, my project is done - i just started to blog it very late in the game)...how handy that a candy cane is half a heart!

8.14.2012

day 332

one of those at-a-loss days, but my belts came to the rescue pretty nicely

8.13.2012

day 331

ok, so i faked the bird feet, and on my first try, the dogs ate all the bird seed

8.12.2012

day 330

many strips of paper scored and bent at varying intervals...a very right-brain-meets-left-brain undertaking (!)

8.11.2012

day 329

it was tedious, but the fun of seeing all these ribbons blowing crazily in the wind of the fan was way worth the effort.  i still haven't undone them

8.09.2012

day 327

Captain Crunch, I confess I do love your sugary, sweet corn goodness

8.08.2012

day 326

an experiment in deconstructing a light bulb requiring much care and precision, but creating the tiny heart filament was a great reward! 

8.06.2012

day 324

my personal food pyramid includes this dietary staple

8.05.2012

day 323

i revisited this childhood craft of making yarn puffs to turn into googly-eyed creatures, and just trimmed a puff into proper shape

8.04.2012

day 322

happy birthday to my foot model!  what pretty little piggies you have

8.03.2012

day 321

connect-the-freckles-in-a-(sort-of)-heart (thanks, lauren)

8.02.2012

day 320

     maybe it's a bit of a stretch, but still!                             it's been 320 days!

8.01.2012