{ /SHärˈtro͞oz/ } define :  is a color halfway between yellow and green that was named because of its resemblance to the green color of one of the French liquers called green chartreuse, introduced in 1764. … Chartreuse + pink, is by far one of my favorite color combinations.  So when I saw these placemats [ + via Design … Continue reading

Wuthering Heights & Maine Morning Mitts

“Wuthering Heights” Emily Brontë starring Charlotte Riley I began a {gift} project out of “The Knitter’s Book of Yarn” by Clara Parkes.  Its the Single-Ply Project #1 Maine Morning Mitts.  Its a simple rib pattern [K2, P1] with right&left increases [M1R &M1L].  One of my favorite things to do is watch classic films and novels made into … Continue reading

The Color Of.

{ The Color Of… } This is stimulating to my brain & inspires my color palette… “THE COLOR OF uses an averaging algorithm on the colour pixel values of the queried images, displaying the result incrementally as each picture is loaded. Taking the assumption that random images will average out to become grey, we can … Continue reading

Fields of Gold.

{ Fields of Gold. } …You’ll remember me when the west wind moves among the fields of barley You can tell the sun in his jealous sky, when we walked in fields of gold So she took her love for to gaze awhile among the fields of barley In his arms she fell as her … Continue reading


{ Retreat } Gone away for awhile, retreating into the wild woods to meet with stillness and the whisper of the winds and howling beasts in the crescent moonlight.  Owl pupils dilated, gazelle limbs grace through branches and twigs, eagle eye on the speck of earth, wolves roaming back-and-forth seeking an unfortunate prey. Do you … Continue reading