Although this isn't the last blog about our month long journey, it is the final day of CCLV 2012.
"Let’s have fun imitating and tweaking nature! We’ll play with birch, drusy quartz, egg, bird bones, antler, mushroom, teeth, snails and other imitatives. There will be discus-sions of ways to observe nature around you: color, texture, and shape
We won’t have time to do all of the above discussions, but you should have time to start making charms or beads for a fall charm bracelet or Halloween (bones, etc.) bracelet."
As an example of her "whimsy", there is this root that is actually a "maraca" type shaker instrument she made for her musician husband, who refused to use it because it was too. . . well, just too much. It actually has real teeth imbedded in it for it's toothy smile.