Tag Archives: arts and crafts

Meet Me In The Motor City!

Back in March, I first wrote about the awesomeness that is Etsy’s very own Team Librarian. To refresh your memory: they’re a group of librarians, archivists, and just plain book lovers who are also craft mavens. So I’m a team … Continue reading

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I Want To Go To There, Vol. 1

Kansas City (Missouri) Public Library

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Happy Centennial, NYPL!

I have to say, I’m kind of getting into this whole Tumblr Photo Blog thing. It’s brought some really cool bookish nerdy things to my attention that might have otherwise escaped, like this really cool tidbit that makes me nostalgic … Continue reading

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Patience & Fortitude

The twin inspirations and the evolution of the New York Public Library‘s lion logo…

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Everything’s Coming Up Roses

(Photo Credit: The Smile Mercantile Etsy Shop.)

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Walk Like An Egyptian

I’m in love with this book carving, “Los Egipcios” by Julia Feld. I wish I could afford the $150 price tag… It’s for sale in her Etsy shop, the hilariously named Hokey Stokes. ” ‘Hokey Stokes!’ is a phrase used … Continue reading

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