Monthly Archives: November 2009

Art Every Day Month — Day 11

I have finished the embroidery on “Thou Shalt NOT Steal Pecans!”. Next I’ll layer it with batting and baste it so that I can start the kantha stitching on it. I think kantha will be much more fun than traditional … Continue reading

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Fun with Froggy

I was walking up the stairs to the deck when I spotted this little fellow. He was wedged between the logs on the wall of our laundry room. At first, I wasn’t sure if he was a snake or a … Continue reading

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Art Every Day Month — Day 10

I want to thank everyone who has left comments on my blog lately. I can’t tell you how much I appreciate and enjoy them all! This Art Every Day challenge is really making me feel connected. If you haven’t checked … Continue reading

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Art Every Day Month Day 9

Today’s art is photo- graphy. I was driving home from the post office when I spotted this church sign. I thought it was a hoot! Had to turn around to go back to photograph it. The leaf filled driveway is … Continue reading

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Art for Day #8

I made this door hanger today for my niece B. She requested this particular saying on it. She’ll hang it on her bedroom door when she’s sleeping or wanting privacy. I used purple embroidery floss for the hanger (and the … Continue reading

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Art Day #7

Today is the 7th day of Art Every Day Month. This is my art play for the day, although I may not be finished playing today. This is the little art quilt top I just made. I’m thinking about making … Continue reading

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Going For It

This is my second post for day 6 of Art Every Day Month. I craved the chance to work on something new after this morning’s endeavor, which just frustrated me. I’ve had these fabrics since the Houston Quilt Festival, about … Continue reading

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Day 6 — Art Every Day Challenge

I had an urge to hand quilt today. So, I picked up my Stormy Weather Pineapple to work on. I had already quilted the center square and between each of the blocks. I started today by quilting the corner triangles … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week 32 of 39 — Circle

This is an old wagon wheel in my yard. When I first put it in, I had planned to plant flowers in it. It’s in a really shady area and on a slight hill. I still think pansies would look … Continue reading

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Today’s Art Everyday Posting Day 5

I finished RAGE today! This isn’t the best photo. I may try to take another one tomorrow during the day light hours. I made this quilt in an effort to work through some rough times and feelings. The heart is … Continue reading

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