Tag Archives: Easter

He’s All A-Flutter Lately + A NEW Felt E-book (A Spring Treat for You)

Yes, we have bird-fever around here.  It started last spring & without any notice, my son has suddenly developed the most fervent adoration for feathered fowl! So, I designed a small bird/egg felt project for my kids.  They adored it ! … Continue reading

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Golden Hares & Dancing Bunnies – Our Easter/Eostre Reading List

Every year, as my children get older, I find it more & more challenging to find books to give them as part of our festive celebrations.   This Eostre/Easter season is no different.  I was beginning to despair of ever … Continue reading

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Bunny Books – Easter Reading at Handwork Homeschool

  Each year, the Easter bunny/hare brings my kids a new book to add to our Easter/Eostre reading list.  As they are getting older, she’s finding it a bit harder to come up with books that they a) don’t have already … Continue reading

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Parisian Handwork Festival – A Virtual Tour

A few weeks ago, I had the good fortune of being able to attend one of the best fibre art shows – L’Aiguille En Fête – in Paris – for the THIRD time !!! I wish you could have been … Continue reading

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Rabbits, Eggs & Chocolates – Our Easter/Eostre Reading List

One of our favourite times of year has arrived ! Both of my young ones have their birthdays in March & we celebrate Eostre & (depending on the moon) Easter too. It is a busy time. Finding time to do lessons, decorate … Continue reading

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Homeschooling like the Country Bunny (without the Gold Shoes)

The first time this wonderful story was read to me, it captivated my 5 year-old heart & mind. My nursery school teacher could not have had the slightest inkling of how much this little book would influence my future as an artist, … Continue reading

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