Saturday, December 18, 2010

It's over!

The semester is finally over. I am thankful I survived. Painting went great, I got a B in metals, and actually made an A in "Teaching Students w/ Disabilities" class. Hooray!


Speaking of metals, I was very happy that at the last minute, I was able to make a sterling silver engagement ring for my fiance. I got him a cheap one from Walmart a long time ago (c'mon, we're poor college kids) but it didn't fit well so he eventually stopped wearing it. This is still pretty snug, but it's definitely more special since I made it. :D It's 18g, and took a long time to sand and polish, but I am proud of it.

(His middle finger is still swollen from tendon surgery.)

But anyway, the house is emptied from packing and moving. I can't wait to finish up here, relax at home for the holidays, and then make my way to good ole Finland for what surely will be a great study abroad experience! I've prepared a blog for it here so feel free to follow my adventures to come. ^_^

3 comments:

Jesse N.M. said...

Hi there,

I like your blog, and would love it if you visited my art site, and if you follow me, I will follow you....

Jesse

Pattie said...

Congrats on getting through the semester, and for finishing up that ring! You really should be proud of it :)

And, hope your fingers comes down soon :)

Laura said...

Thanks you guys! :)