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Bringing Laura Ingalls Wilder's Stories to Life in Quilts - Part 2

I’m proud to have talented quilt teacher, designer, and historian Linda Halpin visit Sites and Stories. Last time, Linda wrote about how she came to study the quilts referenced in the famous Little House books by Laura Ingalls Wilder. 1,232 more words

Death On The Prairie

A Peek at My Future, Future Atelier

Lately, I’ve been casting about thinking….
“I need somewhere to work which is quiet, inspiring & totally mine.”

You know, as one does, when one is a CREATIVE who’s… 532 more words

Homeschooling In France

Bringing Laura Ingalls Wilder's Stories to Life in Quilts - Part 1

I’m delighted to welcome my talented friend Linda Halpin to the blog! Linda is a quilt instructor and historian—and a Laura Ingalls Wilder fan. 722 more words


Super Hero Themed Bracelets :BATMAN

Batman is a fictional superhero appearing inAmerican comic books published by DC Comics. The character was created by artistBob Kane and writer… 200 more words


White on white

Definitely hard to photograph! I’m trying to learn how to be a better photographer, but the workings of f-stops and depth of field are like Greek to me. 338 more words

Surface Design

Yarn Along: Crocheted Rag Rug Tutorial

It has been awhile since I’ve had anything other than lace yarn to work with, but now I am jumping over to crocheting a few more rag rugs.  696 more words


Couch potato time!

My immediate teaching and learning opportunities and obligations are fulfilled! I have a couple of weeks to relax before the next  class and then I’ll be on a vacation. 217 more words

Just For Fun