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More Stitches

I have now worked my way through the stitch dictionary at  http://www.embroidery.rocksea.org/reference/picture-dictionary/

It took a while but I worked my way through all the stitch families. 315 more words

Car manufacturing: Jodie at Play style...

I had a dilemma that I needed to remedy; my characters had no arms or legs, ( sounds more painful than it is.) This posed the problem of them not really being able to do much…its hard to have a tea party when you have no hands to drink tea with! 543 more words


Ideas are fun :)

Yes, I am still generating ideas of things to do. :)

As I was cleaning up the craft table, I ran across a printout which I realized is the exact dimensions of one of my linoleum blocks (2:3). 453 more words


Bear's Paw Quilt 2

The outer border is made up of triangles…..blue and cream to fit in with everything else. I’m about half way round with the quilting.

Stitching in the edges of the cream triangles accentuates the blue, making them puff up slightly to stand out. 142 more words

Hand Stitching

Bear's Paw Quilt 1

I’m adding a number 1 to the title above because there will be more posts. In an earlier post I talked about my quilt group; a few friends meeting regularly to exchange pieced squares. 632 more words

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Catherine Whall Smith . . . shares her studio picture

Stay Tuned for what will be a very exciting exhibit. “Explorations: Journeys in Creativity, The Quilt Artist’s Studio”. Congratulations go to the 24 artists selected for this exhibit:   167 more words

Art Quilting