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The Story of the Dress – Part VI The Amazing, Beautiful and Enchanting Wedding

Catherine and John were married this past weekend!  She looked absolutely beautiful in her dress and John was very handsome in his tux! Most of my “art time” for the three weeks before the wedding was spent on tweaking her … Continue reading

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The Story of the Dress – Part IV

Before I start this part of the story … my website is currently under construction.  You may find my artwork website by pasting http://www.hanamele.com/old/ into the search line!  Sorry for the inconvenience, but when construction is done, you will have … Continue reading

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From Hand to Machine

Today called for a change of pace!  After doing some intensive bead work, I pulled out my very old heavy duty Singer sewing machine, my box of paper collage and various materials, and got to quick work! The Heaven Scent … Continue reading

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The Story of the Dress – Part III

After being gone for two weeks, I began anew on Catherine’s dress.  Pictured above is the first stage of phase I, on the left is the old tulle with the seed beads, on the right their new home in waiting.  … Continue reading

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