Category Archives: 2013

Watercolor Play

I’m taking Julie Fei Fan Balzer’s “Getting Started” monthly on line classes and this month’s class is “Getting Started with Watercolor”.  I love Julie’s teaching style, she is fun and very inspirational. Below is my sampler of her techniques for adding texture … Continue reading

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Slow Stitching Saturday

Here are a few more pictures of the embroidery that I am working on. I love doing this!  So much fun just to sit and stitch away a Saturday. Keep it simple!

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Embroidery Challenge, Floral French Knots

While I was scanning Facebook yesterday I came across a post from Theresa Martin about a new embroidery challenge blog called  Needle Thread Cloth .  After reading the initial ideas, I decided to join in.  I love to embroider by … Continue reading

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Brush Stroke Skies

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Slow Stitching

The past few days I have been searching for something, something to create, something that will soothe my spirit, calm my mind. This is a cloth-weaving in muslin layered on top of another piece of muslin.  I hand stitched all … Continue reading

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Full Moon Rising

What a beautiful evening!

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The Goldfinches have come back

I just happened to look out my front door and saw the lovely American Goldfinches have returned.  Three boys and a girl.  Time to fill up the thistle feeder. Enjoy!

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