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Finished Giraffe

Here is a close up of one of the eyes for the giraffe and a  framed and unframed picture of the giraffe finished.  It took a lot of thread.

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WIP Continued

Here is the finished cutwork for the giraffe.

I’m having trouble choosing a back ground.  Here are of couple of ideas.

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Assessment Time

I’ve been a bit under the weather with a cold, so I haven’t really felt like starting a new project right now. But having finished the purple and red projects, I thought this might be a good time to take a look at my UFO pile–maybe with an eye to elimination of some of them. 261 more words


WIP Giraffe

This is the giraffe I have started cutting out.  Still have the other side of his face to finish.  The picture is based on a  colored pencil sketch I did for my mom 15 years ago.  

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Red houses--essentially done!

When you finish up the quilting with the last spool of thread like this…

…you know that you are having a good day!!!

I’m certainly ready for this project to be finished and all I need is to decide on the binding and get it done. 174 more words


Slow sewing time

It’s been a busy time lately and not much sewing has been done. I’ve been adding vintage buttons to the red houses, and once started, I keep wanting to add them ALL! 132 more words


December 2017 Short List

The months go so fast! Even the weeks seem to fly by. Hard to believe it’s time for another Short List.
This month I’m changing it up a bit. 403 more words