a memory keeper for Grace and Chinche

Posted: January 8, 2016 by Mo Crow in It's Crow Time, magic
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memory-keeper-for-Grace-Mo15a memory keeper for Grace and Chinche
banksia seed, boar bristles, Italian glove leather, linen thread, vintage ostrich feathers, glass beads and the last bit of the rose petal printed paper
memory-keeper-for-Grace-detail-front-Mo16front detail (scale app 3:1)
memory-keeper-for-Grace-back-detail-Mo16back detail (scale app 3:1)
banksia-seeds-and-boar-bristles-Mo16these banksia integrifolia seeds stitched to boar bristles were the starting point for this little bag but proved too fragile, the boar bristles are wonderfully strong and springy to work with ! (scale app 3:1)

  1. How beautiful they are Mo! My hands have been idle lately but these? Well these might get me going again.

    And usually I would check in to Grace’s blog once a week and read her week but right now I do it daily and light two candles . . . one each.

  2. julie says:

    How do you get a boar to give up the bristles?

  3. You…Grace…Chinche….us…circle around them

  4. margaret johnson says:

    Beautiful Mo, I’m sure Grace will Love and appreciate this. ox

  5. I have the photo of her rag prayer flag flying in the wind out there in new Mexico set up in front of Shiva and we all love her. She knows. Your memory keeper is a lovely gift.

  6. Beautiful Mo and so thoughtful.

  7. Liz says:

    Words fail me … there is so much heart in this

  8. ah, Mo. All Our hearts beat together. Thank you for this,
    from the raft….

  9. ravenandsparrow says:

    How perfect, Mo! From one who is also keeping Grace and Chinche in her heart: Thank you.

  10. coloremartine says:

    Mo…………i’m speechles………

  11. Carol says:

    Oh, ((((Mo)))) no words. Some tears for Grace and Chinche, and huge admiration for Grace’s life.

  12. deemallon says:

    how beautiful.. the thought, the love, the effortless doing, the beauty

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