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Weekly Specials...uh-oh!

I am definitely behind on my Weekly Special goals. I have finished several other items, but that’s not a good excuse. The whole point of the Weekly Specials is to always have something at hand to work on. 253 more words



It’s been a long time coming, but it’s finally finished—sleeve, label and all!

The name of this piece has been very elusive for me. At the moment, I think it is called Is This El Dorado? 89 more words


Backyard summer

This is what I love best about summer…

Working on a project…outside

Looking around the yard to see what’s blooming…

I love lavendar…note: plant more! 25 more words

Art Quilts

First encounter...

No, not with an alien. I’ve had my first encounter with non-colorfast beads. Must be I’ve just been lucky and all the beads I’ve purchased (or been given) have all been very colorfast. 174 more words

Surface Design

Ready to move ahead...

Latest group of Weekly Specials—finished. I’m ready to work on something different—a different style–different colors–different shapes…

These small works are so much fun to do. Lots of variety and done quickly, but even more variety is what I’m looking forward to now.


Weekly Specials...on track

My goal of one small piece per week hasn’t been right on track at all. I started out strong, but got busy and it kind of stalled. 198 more words

Surface Design

Beads again

After 3 days of no sewing at all, I was suffering from withdrawals. Finally got a chance today to sew on a few beads, so I’m feeling much better. 183 more words