Not a quilter…

The days have been very cold…and windy. Not really to our liking, at all. There has been a lot of indoor time, looking outside, listening to wind chimes… Playing inside in boxes… And desperate faces at the window… Not much to write home about. Seeing how there wasn’t a lot going on, I took the…

A few favorite things…

Yesterday I spent some time sewing together bases, or something. I cut up strips of colored cloth and sewed them onto little squares of knit interfacing. I used the machine. I wasn’t sure if it was interfacing at first, not until I ironed the pieces. Yep, interfacing. Fusible. I’m glad I sewed to the appropriate side!…

Here I go again…

“You only need one friend,” a former best friend said to me when we were teenagers. She said it as if it were a character defect. I guess it didn’t matter to her that I had befriended her when she didn’t have any friends, and when no one else in our class liked her. Funny how…

Dip it in Brown!

I couldn’t resist posting another marigold photo. After pruning the marigold bushes of mature blooms earlier this month, the plants exploded, putting on more flowers than I’d seen so far. It was quite impressive. The amount of petals I harvested from the blooms was easily 4 or 5 times that of my first harvest. The…