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Old 08-19-2010, 02:47 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Maybe most have already seen this, but I just love this YouTube video by Renate Hiller on the topic of handwork. If you haven't seen it yet, have a click and enjoy!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bfoByYLSBY8




ETA: I changed the title on this thread for clarity

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that was very cool, and OMG isn't she *gorgeous*. i want to be her when i grow up.
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that was very cool, and OMG isn't she *gorgeous*.i want to be her when i grow up.
Oh, definitely. She is an inspiration isn't she?

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That was amazing. Thanks so much for posting the link
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that was truly moving. things you already *know*.... but even the softness with which she speaks... inspiring.

thank you for sharing.

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I really appreciate you sharing this!

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I'm so glad you enjoyed it!
I edited the title of the thread so people would know right off that its on the topic of handwork.

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Thank you for posting this!
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What a beautiful inspiring lady and topic! Thanks for the link!
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