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Monthly Archives: October 2011

With my studio looking ready to work in, I have in mind to “deal with” a box of fabric that was left to me because I am after all the village fiber artist.  Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE getting boxes like this, it’s just that the other side of getting such a gift is […]

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I’m not sure if I’m finished but for now I’m calling it “Three Trees.” Tomorrow my picture will be featured in the Pink Chalk Studio Newsletter. For more info on their newsletter, visit this page. Have a lovely weekend!

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Finished!  Making a cutting table is not easy… especially one this large.  I didn’t know how to go about it.  I went to the countertop store and goodness, the price they wanted for a table top this large was incredible!   Fortunately, I came up with a plan and it worked.  At the hardware store […]

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Started as a demo for a magazine article, I finally got around to finishing this one.  Seems that my break from quilting was just that… a break. I’m expanding my exploration into “grout quilting” in which I take thin strips of fabric and use it as grout between tiles of different colored fabrics.  I’m finding […]

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The waves have been up and we’ve been at the shore!  It was an absolutely beautiful day over on the north shore the other day… just thought you’d like to marvel with me: Meanwhile, inside my studio looks as if a bomb has gone off!  It’s been worse before, but my latest reorganizing is perhaps […]

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I took a walk in the woods today.  I was on a mission to collect samples of greenery in preparation for an upcoming holiday event later this year. I was all alone up there in that forest, surrounded by evergreens, eucalyptus and various native shrubbery.  A strange combination I know, but still my walk was […]

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What a difference three months can make!  Jamey and I took a ride out to Hana yesterday.  It was unusual because he had the day off and the kids were in school, so it was a day-date with my husband… out to Hana… to do yard work of all things.  Really, I enjoyed this much […]

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Oooo October!  What a month you are going to be for me!  As you can already tell, quilting, painting and blogging are pushed aside as travel, activities and life in general take over.  Its all good though; feeling engaged, plugged in, and connected is working wonders for my spirit.  The weather is already changing.  Yes, […]

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