Category Archives: embroidery

A Light Hand

It was another challenging week with little time for creative play, but I did squeeze in some time on Autumn’s Call. I’m in love with the colored design. I’m not sure how I feel about it with the stitching. The … Continue reading

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September 2018 Short List and OMG

I’m a little stunned it’s September already. Where did summer go? It will be the holidays in no time. I finished two items on the August list and left myself with no hand work for over a week. I’ve learned … Continue reading

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Sunday Stash September 2, 2018

No fabric in or out and no money spent. I used most my sewing room time last week to prep the Crabapple Hill pattern. I’ve never spent so much time getting a design ready to stitch. It was a good … Continue reading

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August OMG

My One Monthly Goal for August was to embroider two squares and start a third on the quilt from the Rose Hughes class. Instead, I finished the quilt. I named it Beyond Straight because I used more than straight stitches … Continue reading

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Square #2, Beyond Straight

I finished the second square and moved on to the third. There is something very fluid about free form embroidery. I’m enjoying it more than thought I would. I may even be able to finish the quilt this month.

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Sunday Stash August 5, 2018

No change to any of the numbers. I’ve mostly done hand work this week, finishing the square with the moon and stars. The background fabric is hand painted and stamped cotton sateen. I followed the spiral shape of the stamp … Continue reading

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August 2018 Short List and OMG

Another month gone in a flash. When I was younger I though time would slow once I got older. I was incredibly wrong about that. I finished three out of four items on the July list. I need to find … Continue reading

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