- sewing various mixed-up parts together.
Use simple whipstitch. Fluffy fabrics &
stuffing hide everything!
I attended just one parent workshop -- just the one I needed. The highlights of Bev Bos's talk were about play, gaining wisdom, and belonging. Which is one of the things Sela really enjoys about the conference, I think -- a sense of belonging. I heard this a lot, "Mama, can I go ahead of you?!"
|Sea Glass Jewelry|
- wrap wire around it, add jump ring & cord.
Variations: add beads to wire
or make earrings
It's a truly family-friendly event, with a wide range of activities. We made things that exploded and shot through the air (which I wouldn't think to do on my own, but will try to remember to do -- maybe I'll remember to post them, too. I guess people like to shoot & explode things?? Who knew?!) We made crafts, crafts, crafts. We had time together trying new things and doing favorite things. We were tired tired by Sunday night, but in a good way.
|Playing with rocks is a "favorite thing"|
(That's our lunch box underneath)
- disassembled silk flowers, pipe cleaners &
wooden beads. Simple, easy & fun.
We play with them outside, inside, in the car, in restaurants...
|Linus loves them. Notice the baby|
tucked into his jacket?