Monthly Archives: November 2009

Art Every Day Month — Day 20

I did a little something different today for my art. I took a break from it. I went to a movie, at the theater. Haven’t been in ages. This does not mean that I won’t work on something later, but … Continue reading

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Art Every Day Month — Day 19

I’m almost finished quilting “Happy”. I’m at the point where I’ve had to add fabric to the edges to be able to continue to quilt in the hoop. The darker photo of the quilt is of the backing, showing the … Continue reading

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Art Every Day Month — Day 18

I hand quilt my small quilt projects in a 14″ hoop. I have a large hoop stand that I prefer to use, but it’s really too big for something this small. Even if I added fabric to all four of … Continue reading

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Art Every Day Month — Day 17

I don’t know if I’ll have a photo to show you today. I’m continuing on the stitching of the door hangers (more than half finished on the 3rd one) and on the hand quilting, but there just isn’t that much … Continue reading

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Art Every Day Month — Day 16

Today hasn’t been productive, at least not very. I have started some more door hangers for gifts and fun. They’re quick, easy and I enjoy making them. At least the embroidery part is all of that. The sewing part is … Continue reading

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Art Every Day Month — Day 15

Earlier today, I was busy cooking a pot of beans. I had a sudden urge to run out and take some photos of the sunset when I glanced out the window. So, I did! I also needed to take a … Continue reading

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Catching up on Life

I’ve been so enjoying the Art Every Day Month challenge. I have indeed done some type of art or done something creative every day this month. It’s been wonderful and opening. I think I’ll have to join her creative every … Continue reading

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Art Every Day Month — Day 14

Frustration. Every stitch I take on “Thou shalt NOT steal pecans!” brings batting through to the top of the quilt. Every single stitch. Both on the back and the front actually. I’ve spent more time separating the fabric from the … Continue reading

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AEDM day 13

I haven’t been nearly as creative today as I had hoped. I never got around to taking my photo of the week and I’m too pooped to do any sewing. I got about 4 hours sleep last night and I’ve … Continue reading

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Art Every Day Month — Day 12

Today’s art has been, what I consider, grunt work. I finished basting the two new art quilts. Then I picked out the embroidery floss that I’ll quilt the “Thou shalt NOT steal pecans!” quilt with. I was lucky to have … Continue reading

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