SBQ: Other crafts?

Melange by Calico Crossroads
This week­end’s Stitch­ing Blog­gers Ques­tion:

Are there oth­er crafts that you have tried and aban­doned? Why do you like stitch­ing bet­ter?

Short ver­sion: Because it’s one of the few visu­al­ly-beau­ti­ful things I’ve ever been good at.
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Instant Christmas: Trio of ‘elves’ transform Ritz-Carlton Buckhead overnight | ajc.com

From the AJC (link gone): Instant Christ­mas: Trio of ‘elves’ trans­form Ritz-Carl­ton Buck­head overnight
I noticed this sto­ry because it remind­ed me of our dear friend Son­ji (Mique_Mique on LJ), who we haven’t seen in far too long! As a flo­ral design­er, this is her “crazy time” each year, so I know it’ll be some time yet before we do get to see her. We miss you, sug­ar!