Monthly Archives: October 2009

Will soon be in my Shop

I’m going to be working on beading and adding items to my etsy shop this coming week. Thought I’d show you what I have as I start to add them. Hopefully these two will go in tomorrow. I’m almost finished … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween!

I’ve always loved Halloween. When I was a kid, I loved to dress as a gypsy every Halloween. My momma would make me a black skirt by dying a bed sheet black and then sewing it into a skirt. For … Continue reading

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A Little News

I’ve signed up for an art challenge for next month. I have committed to do something artistic every day for the month of November. I plan to blog about it each day. Unfortunately, I will be at a quilt retreat … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week 31 of 39 — Dessert

For me, if there is dessert it’s usually either going to be cake or cookies. When you get right down to it though I am extremely picky when it comes to cake. I want it to be very good and … Continue reading

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Monday Question # 8

I know it’s actually Tuesday, but my phone and DSL were out all day yesterday. This is the first time I’ve had a chance to post my Monday question for this week. From The Book of Questions by Gregory Stock, … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week 30 of 39 — New

This is the rest of the “new” fabric that I bought from Marcia Derse at the Houston Quilt Festival! I may retake the photo of the two fabrics because it turned out a bit lighter than the actual fabric. The … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week 29 of 39 — Garden

I totally forgot to look for a “garden” shot while I was in Houston last week. Fortunately, I had this on my computer. I took it during Strut Your Mutt last March while I was volunteering for the SPCA of … Continue reading

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A New Art Quilt

I think the top is done, but I’m not totally sure. There are three of the fabrics I purchased from Marcia Derse in this one. I’m debating names for it too. With any luck, I’ll have it complete in time … Continue reading

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My First etsy Sell!

This is the first item to sell out of my etsy shop! My Chalcedony Anglican Rosary sold while I was at my sister’s for the Houston Quilt Festival. Talk about excited! I did a happy dance, to the best of … Continue reading

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Catching my Breath

Last week was so busy. I don’t feel that I’ve even recovered from all the fun I had yet. Time doesn’t stand still for that to happen though, so here I am playing catch up. Houston Quilt Festival was amazing, … Continue reading

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