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Grandma's Words

Grandma came to visit this weekend. I showed her all the fun things I was doing with embroidery. She mentioned that she came across a facebook post she had made 4 years ago that said, “Having family makes your heart warm.” She knew that she must have posted it right after visiting us. 74 more words


My Focus on the Language and Vocabulary of Art and Design..........Guest Blogger - Christina Fairley Erickson

Summer Exhibition Blog #5        Level 3 Studies in Art and Design – Lantana 

Years ago, I studied marine biology and oceanography.  As an avid scuba diver, some of my favorite places were Monterrey Bay’s kelp forests and the vast varieties of beautiful seaweeds swaying in the underwater current around the San Juan Islands.  301 more words


Digitizing Redwork

Redwork is one of my favorite types of embroidery. It’s a classic style that has stood the tests of time. Redwork is just that, it’s red. 204 more words


TTMT #383 - Back To Work

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Free Pattern Day is the first of every month during 2016!

Next Free Pattern day is September 1, 2016. 101 more words

Talk To Me Tuesday

Crafternoon Sewing Machine Embroidery


Happy August everyone! Can’t believe this year is over half way done, it’s going so fast!

I’m really enjoying the move we made back to the Midlands, although I don’t feel I have a slower pace of life yet! 393 more words


Guest Artist - Jo Hyam

After pursuing a business career for many years, Jo followed her dream and returned to college.  In 2002, she finished with a first class honours degree in Creative Arts (Fine Art and Textiles). 142 more words


Stabilizer Organizer

I am thrilled any time I can combine art with functionality, which is exactly what my new stabilizer organizer is!

I found the idea and pattern here: … 356 more words