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Monthly Archives: December 2011

Wearing pajamas until noon… or later. Rolling yarn into balls… round and round… quietly and quickly.  Making crochet hats in different sizes. Visiting a scenic mountain side.  Flying airplanes while thick clouds roll in. Snapping pictures of this amazing place.  Noticing how the mist changes everything.  Feeling romantic and inspired. Wanting desperately to be able […]

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With my return to work, I’ve had to exist in another side of my brain for a while.  In the hospital I’m valued for my ability to think and act quickly, to remember a host of illnesses and treatments, to calculate dosages and to document well.  Organization and efficiency are my allies as I hop […]

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One of the things I absolutely love about this time of year is the glow of Christmas lights.  With the house decked out like this there are many opportunities to take a sparkly photo here and there.  These taken with the Lensbaby star aperture and modified with a sepia setting.  Looking at the current Lensbaby apertures, […]

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I’m about to tell you about a gift I’m making for my daughter for Christmas.  I’m fairly certain I can keep this one a secret… oh, she will be thrilled.  Now Shelby is our third child and like other third-borns that I know, she sometimes gets a little less than what the other two get. […]

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I’m really impressed with “Art Quilting Studio” magazine.  Not only is it FULL of interesting artists and eye candy, it’s printed on “heavy-ish” paper making it’s feel in your hands delightful!  For someone who thinks they haven’t contributed too much to the world of art quilting lately, I’ve managed to get published in here again. […]

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One of the great things about writing a blog is you meet talented like-minded people.  One of which is the one-and-only Deborah Boschert who is about to embark on a six-month journey via STITCHED!  What exactly is STICHED you ask, well  it’s a collection of 20 online video workshops by 20 talented fabric artists.  For […]

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I am humbled to speak to you today about a dear blog friend and fellow fabric enthusiast Candy Glendening!  She’s asked me to review and write about her new DVD “Dyeing to Stitch” released just a couple of months ago by Interweave.  I met her a few years ago online and have followed her work […]

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