Monthly Archives: December 2014

Happy Holidays!

Oh my goodness, I am so ready for Christmas! My boys are too, although they are getting much better at holding down the excitement, this is new for Logan! 🙂

My sincerest thanks for sharing my journey and love for color here on the blog! You all are a great inspiration/motivation for me!

Retro-Christmas-2014-Candied-Fabrics

Ho Ho Ho!!!! Candy Claus

Holiday Preparations are in Full Gear!

Oh boy, Christmas is coming, we got a lot of cookies baked: Lots of them delivered to friends too! Then Liam and Andrew played in the annual Trombone Christmas: As I cleaned up the family room after the big cookie extravaganza, I realized how happy I am with how the space has come together, so… Continue Reading

A Set of Jester Stockings and Holiday Row Houses

At the Red Dirt Art Festival in November, a family strolling through the part really liked my Jester Stockings and ordered a set for their holiday decorating. Their young daughter Collette very strongly wanted one in “GREEN” aka chartreuse, and then each parent chose one of my other jewel tones. “Could I stitch their names… Continue Reading

One Moment | 2 Weekends of Auditions!

It’s been a busy couple of weeks, especially for my 17 year old Liam! I’ve been sharing his journey as a trombonist here on the blog because it’s a great way for me to keep track and remember all these milestones. I’ve also heard from some longt time readers that they enjoy hearing about it… Continue Reading

Show Report | Holiday Studio Tour

Now that I’ve got my final exams graded, I’ve got some blogging catch up to do! The 6th and 7th was the fourth time I took part in an Artist’s Studio Tour. The week before was quite busy, so I barely got the place set up in time to sneak a few pictures. Here’s the… Continue Reading

One Moment | A Cleansing Rain after a Long Week

It’s been a busy week! Here on the blog, there’s been lots of comment approving going on, there were 199 entries in my giveaway, and as random.org would have it: Number 197 was the lucky one!  Victoria, who loves the Gerber Daisy color palette, is the lucky winner! (Victoria, if you’re reading this, you entered… Continue Reading

Giveaway | Give the Gift of Color!

It’s Giveaway Day over at Sew Mama Sew! (Actually, it’s all week long, with all sorts of bloggers having a giveaway on the same week!) so I’m participating by giveing away one of my scarves to one lucky commenter. If you’re new here – welcome! If you’re a big fan of color and fabric, you may want to… Continue Reading