Tag Archives: Christmas

Merry Christmas! – Gloucester holiday slideshow

Merry Christmas to all! May God bless you and give you joy, whatever your religious tradition and personal approach to the holiday season. Remember:  Christmas is just beginning! Traditionally, the Christmas season lasts for more than a week (for Catholics, … Continue reading

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2012 Christmas Eve At The Casa De Ciaramitaro

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St. Ann School Christmas Concert

Last Thursday, St. Ann School had its Christmas concert.  Kudos to their choir director, Lori L’Italien, for her great work with the kids!  The cuteness factor of the little kids was off the charts.  Here are a few photos:   … Continue reading

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Christmas Cheer from Fred Bodin

Last weekend, Fred Bodin and I were both at a great Christmas party / sing-along with a lot of other guests.  I guess I was feeling lazy, because I didn’t bring my camera.  Fred, on the contrary, was on top … Continue reading

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St. Ann School Christmas Concert

All are welcome to join us for our annual St. Ann School Christmas Concert! It will be held on Thursday, December 20 at 1:00 pm in St. Ann Church (60 Prospect St. in Gloucester).   The children have been working very … Continue reading

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Origami from Friday night, on the tree

On Friday night I taught these four holiday decorations at The Hive. From top to bottom: a relatively simple Santa, a star-like ornament, a menorah, and a modular cube (made from six modules, each folded from a square of paper, … Continue reading

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Fishmas tree progress report

Mary Ann and David are getting the fish onto the tree!  Today I received a whole school of more than 200 wonderful origami fish folded by the students of St. Ann School (huge thanks to Gemma Amero Flavin, their art … Continue reading

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More origami ornaments

I will teach one or two of these at during my class tonight at The Hive tonight. (Apparently the class fee is $10, not $15 as I previously mentioned – and folding will start at 6PM. Fish first, then other ornaments).

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Fish folding!

We had fun folding fish for the Gloucester Origami Fishmash/Christmas tree on Saturday! We got more than a third of the way to our 1000 fish goal in just a few hours, thanks to lots of visitors, including a few … Continue reading

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The Bean Interviews Snoop Maddie Mad On The Way To Buy Presents

Even 7 year old Beannie Weannie knows to keep the camera horizontally for video.

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Chorus North Shore’s Christmas Concert

On Saturday night, I went to Chorus North Shore’s Christmas concert at Our Lady of Hope in Ipswich (almost Cape Ann), which featured Vivaldi’s Gloria, “Christmas is Coming: a festive cantata”, and other songs of the season. Chorus North Shore … Continue reading

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Christmas, 1000 Origami Fish, and You!

Help us decorate Gloucester’s first (annual?) origami Christmas (or “Fishmas”) tree with 1000 origami fish! For years, people have been decorating Christmas trees with origami for public display in cities around the world. For example, New York City has two … Continue reading

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Free Advent-Christmas Concert at St. Ann’s Church

Advent-Christmas Concert at St. Ann’s Church The choir of Holy Family Parish will be offering its 8th annual free Advent-Christmas Concert on Sunday, December 9, at 2PM. In addition to the parish adult choir and the children’s choir, the pastor, … Continue reading

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He’s Baaaack! Our Elf (Not On The Shelf) Ziggy Made His Return Appearance December 1 (Send In Your Elf Creative Location Photos and I’ll Post ‘Em

What up Zig Master Zig? Just Chillin Like A Mofo I see. Send in your Creative Elf On The Shelf Location Photos to goodmorninggloucester@yahoo.com I’ll post ‘em don’t forget to add in your elf’s name and family name. represent!  Bonus … Continue reading

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Rick getting in the spirit of the holidays

How funny is Rick..

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World Origami Days: Origami is not just for kids!

For my second-to-last origami post during World Origami Days, I am going to address a popular misconception (and at the end put in another plug for a Christmas origami class here in Gloucester). Often when I mention that I do … Continue reading

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2011 Christmas in Rockport Photos From Tina Ketchopolos

Tina Ketchopolos Shares her Photos From Christmas Morning In Rockport Joey:  Here are a few photos I took on Christmas morning at Dock Square in Rockport where Santa arrived! It was a very happy scene in the beautiful town of … Continue reading

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