Tag Archives: sewing

It is Dawn! Arise!

Couldn’t sleep last night, so I was awake as the morning twilight brightened into dawn and then into full day.  At 5:00 a.m. I took my camera outside to get a couple photos.  As I stood on the deck in … Continue reading

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Helga & Her Sister Magda

My last post was about Helga, the Rognvaldson spinning wheel I found in a local antique shop.  Work continues on restoring Helga’s finish, getting her back to her former glory. The work is slow and exacting.  With that in mind, … Continue reading

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It’s That Time Again – February 28 is World Rare Disease Day

You may remember my post from this time last year February 28 is World Rare Disease Day….our almost 3 year old grandson Liam has multiple rare medical conditions resulting from a craniopharyngioma brain tumor at the age of 16 months … Continue reading

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And The Eyes Have It!

When this little cloth is done I should be able to keep an eye on things………

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All The Art I Need

I can’t even think about doing art or cloth or stitching right now, not with the art of the universe growing all around me! Trees, birds singing, blue sky, stunning sunsets and flowers everywhere I look. Check out this flower. … Continue reading

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We All Need A Whimsy

I’ve been thinking about this little cat I’ve been piecing together for a while now. I have felt kind of bad for him with his paws just pinned there, stuck down with pins. At first I thought they were wings, … Continue reading

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Bang A Hammer, Make Art

I tried something new (to me, anyway) yesterday, called ‘flower pounding’. Just like it sounds. With a minimum of tools – cutting board, cloth, parchment paper, tape, hammer, flowers – I made art in my back yard. It was fun. … Continue reading

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