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Snowman Embroidery

This winter, I set about making my first snowman-inspired embroidery, inspired by the idea of making my grandmother a homemade gift.

Growing up, like most children, I was quite the expert in homemade gifts, constantly gifting my family members with the crafts and artwork I labored over in school and during my free time. 380 more words


Palm Trees

Comfort zones.

“A place or situation where one feels safe or at ease and without stress.”

There are times when we need to step out of these zones and not let them stress us out… 266 more words


Day 16 – A Year of Stitches 2017

January 16, 2017

Today is a repeat….Same thing today as yesterday!

Day 16:

Stitch:  Woven Wagon Wheel/Spider Woven Wheel

Fiber:  Weeks  Dye Works in Hibiscus, using 2 ply… 6 more words


Quilted hanging

Over winter break I finished this quilted hanging and put it in the upstairs bathroom. It has been in progress at least since 2012, possibly 2011. 104 more words

Progress on the Heart Quilt

Yesterday was a bright, but very cold day here in Montana. I think the high yesterday was around 9 degrees, perfect for an afternoon of quilting. 416 more words


January Édito

I’ve been thinking recently of ways to develop and improve this blog, and I realised that I enjoyed writing the Édito post (based on the concept of an editor’s letter) and how it allowed me to express my intentions and thoughts on Le Projet Culturel.  373 more words