Tuesday, September 11, 2007

Before and After


Our entry way looked kind of blah to me. I love the light airiness of it, but I think it needed a little more punch. So...


I spent three days painting this. Tedious work, but I like the effect. Maybe a plant in the corner of the landing would add a little more.
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One Little Thing


So I did finish one thing yesterday - a pin cushion. I've been needing a new one for a long time and had a paper pieced star just floating around. I added a border, backing and batting and voila, a new pin cushion. I worked on other projects as well, but didn't finish anything else. Maybe today.
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Monday, September 10, 2007

A Resolution

I read about this over here. And it's such.a.good.idea. I'd be embarrassed to haul out all of my unfinished projects. And I have even more in my head that I'd love to start. So...by the end of today I hope to post at least one finished project.

Tuesday, September 04, 2007

Summer Days, Summer Days


Long shadows fall across the grass. Summer is over and it hardly came. Nights are cooler and the dark falls earlier. Time for fall pursuits. Last night I cut out some fabric on the dining room table - a black skirt, knit top, and gray printed shirt.
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Living Alongside Medieval History

  Several people have asked why we chose Leiden for our visit to the Netherlands. We've found it's easy to stay in the large cities ...