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Interview with Amateur Hour

AMATEUR HOUR are a newish, three-person experimental/psych act from Gothenburg,
Sweden whom I’ve been quite excited to stumble upon in recent months.
Their stuff’s not exactly easy to find; … 1,571 more words


Great Watching: Amateur Hour's Holding The Tail starring Laura Imbruglia & Gareth Liddiard

Right, I’m going to try something different today and start the post with a non-music video clip and then go from there but it’s got a muso or two in it.  550 more words


First Lessons in Eventing

I have officially begun my foray into the world of eventing. That’s right: I took my first riding lesson at the new barn.

I rode a lovely, massive draft-cross named Stryder. 308 more words


My attempt at poetry

Here is a piece that I wrote last summer, shortly after being emotionally struck by the works of Shane Koyczan. I felt compelled to write something of my own, and the following example of amateur hour is my own bash at it. 432 more words

Whole Lotta Knotta

I was really hoping to have a finish to share today, but progress is slow on hand-tying the Great Green Granny Quilt. I am learning a ton, though. 68 more words

Vintage Quilt Top

16-Patch Tutorial

16-Patch Tutorial from Beth McQ on Vimeo.

It’s Amateur Hour* here at Plaid & Paisley! Why should the blind not lead the blind? If you can’t do, teach! 153 more words

Keepin' It Real

Most Amateur Quilter Ever to Start Blog

I’m trying to #humblebrag, but I’m afraid I’m doing it wrong. Here are the things I know:

  • Making quilts is challenging, but I love a good challenge.
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Keepin' It Real