Michael Jones Design
Hello readers! What’s up? I am still designing, but have been keeping busy with other things. But I thought I would post something this week just for fun. 59 more words
4 days ago
Where Creativity Works
Last week I had talked about learning from my previous experiences working with clients. I’ve recently been working on a commissioned painting that involves a lot of detailed work. 198 more words
4 days, 8 hours ago
A totally unseasonal happy dance for August, with another little decoration stitched.
This is “Holly & Ivy”, kit ref 70 08888 by Dimensions. One in their plastic canvas range and a nice kind of project to have on the go. 32 more words
5 days, 2 hours ago
I have made the ultimate Gertie item… Butterick pattern 6217 with a Gertie cotton sateen fabric! Things are getting crazy over here!
I could have copied Gertie exactly in her post… 675 more words
1 week, 2 days ago
Distinctive Designs Quilting
I’ve been a little busy, what with having a new baby (number 4) in June. We now have: K, boy, 8yo, Z, girl, 7yo, A, girl, 4yo, and M, girl, 2 months old! 164 more words
1 week, 3 days ago
The other day I showed you a cushion cover made with a lovely bright striped fabric . . .
Well . . . I had plenty left after my first sewing session, so I scouted around for some more zany fabrics and an excuse to patchwork. 153 more words
1 week, 5 days ago
The Habits of Myrtle the Turtle
1. Baby slept through the night last night! I am treating this as an anomaly, but it was pretty nice getting a full night of sleep (I did wake up once at 3:30, thought Baby would be up soon, and fell back asleep. 181 more words
1 week, 6 days ago