I worked on this tile over the weekend. It’s for the mooka challenge for zentangle club. It needs shading. I tried new patterns , I am proud. I get stuck in a rut with drawing very easily. This is the back of the freemotion feather I did on Moms quilt. The hobo… Continue reading
Today started out with snow and wind and all things miserable with winter returning in time for Easter. I should be used to it here on the 45th parallel but it is still disappointing after losing all the snow and having warm weather for a couple of week. I needed a little pick me up today.… Continue reading Today plus a few thoughts on what’s Modern
First day of spring has passed. The snow melted and warmed up the ground . Then it cooled off , it snowed and there is 8 more inches in the forecast tonight. I am glad I don’t have to drive out of town and then a three day weekend to continue to recuperate from… Continue reading spring, nope not yet!
I made a quilt top this week. It is called Giggles by Jaybird Quilts. I used the sidekick ruler that she developed and it made quick work of this chevron quilt. I am going to teach a class at Delphine’s Quilt shop next month, a first for me, on this quilt. Teach a formal class, to… Continue reading Ideas
I really am excited to share what we won at the silent auction at the Hoolie on Saturday. I really enjoyed the band and the cd is well produced. Love all the tracks on it, nice music to listen to this Monday after Daylight Saving’s time. I got a Shamrock pin and then the… Continue reading New things
I often wondered why we do daylight savings time. It was just getting lighter in the mornings and it felt like spring was in the air. I heard that it was supposed to help conserve energy when I was a kid. I did some research and that was the original reason… WWI was the… Continue reading Daylight Savings time, why ?
How do you feel about adults who take tango lessons? Explain. This is a prompt from a blog that Mary Fons wrote for her blog, a jumping off point to have for a blog post. I agree with her assertion that the more we practice the better we can get at a craft, art… Continue reading Blog writing prompts