I hope to post more stuff soon--especially about working with kids. Political scene is so upsetting at the moment that it is taking all the air out of the room. I'm trying to focus on local urgent issues in Maine; protecting our immigrants and environment. Really enjoy this site. Sorry for the renewal delay!
I was trying to look at the eligibility and additional information site for the Crafthaus Project Grant, but is.gd in the url apparently "uses an unsupported protocol" and I can't get there. Is there any other address or link by which I could visit that site?
I am very happy that I am among you and look forward to other authors. I am now ten days away from home, pictures of my jewelry I carefully prepare after my return. Thank you very much for the kind and generous welcome
Thanks for the warm welcome. I look forward to getting involved and checking what is happening in your part of the world. I will probably head to the US in the middle of the year so the website will be a good guide for me. Regards, Helen
Thank you for such a kind and warm welcome Brigitte! I'm excited to be a part of the Crafthaus community. Looking forward to seeing what other artisans are working on, and to being part of the conversations.
"Yes, Nick Offerman is known to appreciate fine woodwork. But to pour gasoline on the fire, this quote by Amy Poehler I read in the Chicago Tribune this morning made me snort coffee through my nose, and not in a good way:
"NBC calls Poehler…"
"Nick Offerman was featured on a This Old House segment where they toured his large woodworking business. I think he'll do just fine. I'd have to research Amy Poehler's background to add anything about her, though."
"More stupid "reality" television which exploits peoples' desire to be "famous" - whatever that means - at the expense of being made to look ridiculous at the hands of people who have no f****** idea whatsoever about what it…"
"As someone famous said, "in the future, everyone will be famous for 15 minutes". Craftspeople, enjoy your 15. Not the first reality show to attack this theme. But the show really isn't about craft; it's about entertainment. As…"
"I just finished listening to Nick Offerman's "Paddle Your Own Canoe". He has a deep reverence for well made things and I am very optimistic about this. I may even start watching tv again to see it..."