Finding Jim Macinko

Blog URL: http://findingjimmy.blogspot.com/

Stay-at-home-Mom, writer and artist, writing about my passions, philosophical and artistic; crafting and being part of larger independent arts/crafts community.

Located: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Tags: craft, zine, doodle, ATC, Altered Book, Ovation TV, photography, sewing

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Not a good week on Sep 14, 2011Ok, so I need to vent.  Right now I have a yeast infection and my period.  A constant headache that I always get when I have my period.  A mood swing like I've not had in months, even when Dad died.  Right now I'm crying because I...



A Week Away on Jul 23, 2011It's getting better.  And harder.  I'm with my Mom now and will be here another week and a half or so.  It's so good to be here with her, and be able to go in and out of talking about missing him.  We talk, and it makes it more re...



My Dad Died Today on Jul 15, 2011I can't even fathom it.  He wasn't in great health, but this was sudden.  He'd been admitted to the hospital yesterday and then last night he had some kind of heart attack that got him airlifted from Port Angeles, WA to Seattle.  He ha...



Another Postcrossing Postcard on May 21, 2011I like it.  So did the recipient. I think it might have even gotten favorited.  Now there's a word I don't mind seeing transformed from a noun into a verb--favorite.  But "friended" annoys me, and "unfriended" is just so brutal.



New Zines! on Apr 30, 2011Yes, I have TWO new zines!  Firstly, there's my new migraine zine, a long time coming.  I've been working on it off and on for about 8 months.  It's all about my fun having migraines!  (I got the cover picture from an old kids' ch...



What I Made Today on Apr 29, 2011I made this postcard for my latest Postcrossing recipient.  It's collage, stamping, and doodling.Here's the back.  I really had fun with the doodles.  I stated Traci Bautista's online class Creative Doodles last night, and my doodles w...