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Thread lace and beads

Oh my word–making huge pieces of thread lace is a never ending project! I’ve never made anything but some small leaves before and making this huge sheet is taking way too long. 533 more words


Busy weekend

Yep, this was a busy weekend. Hockey games Friday and Saturday night, Quilt Guild meeting Saturday morning, ice festival in the afternoon, and workshop all day Sunday. 202 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


From purple to red

Moving on from the purple piece, I’m going back to finish up the cute little red houses. I have a whole jar of red buttons that were begging to become part of a project and this is it! 65 more words


Look at the back!

Most of the time when you make a textile piece, you have a top layer, something in the middle like batting or felt and a backing. 367 more words


Bad Student and Big-Time Selfish!

There are several directions in which I could go with this blog post. But I’ll start by saying that I am not a professional writer and can’t just pick a topic and write 1000 words and post it on the guild blog to make everyone happy! 439 more words


Slow life and lovin' it!

Progress is always slow when hand work is involved. Especially handwork that makes your fingers sore! Of course, I’m not in a hurry to get anything done, so I’m enjoying what I call laziness. 267 more words

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