Yearly Archives: 2011

Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree

My Candy Claus list is just about complete! All the niece and nephew and Mema gifts got shipped yesterday (USPS.com says with priority they’ll be there in time for Christmas). I’ve got to make a special sized clutch for a client to give his wife for Christmas! But it’s just one thing! So I’m gonna start baking… Continue Reading

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Handmade Gifts Giveaway Winner

Handmade Gifts Giveaway Winner

With the help of good old random.org, Amy who loves Black Orchid is the winner of my Handmade Gifts Giveaway! Amy, I’ve just emailed you, I need your address and you need to let me know what color palette of my hand dyed scarves you would like…I’m guessing Black Orchid! 😉 I’ve spent the morning… Continue Reading

Candy Claus Checking in on Her List

Don’t forget, entry into my Hand Dyed Scarf Giveaway ends today (Friday) at 5 pm. Wahoo! I gave my last final today. I’ve got one exam to grade, some final grades to calculate and then it’s Christmas Vacation! I need to check in with my Candied Fabrics to-do list, and then make a Candy Claus… Continue Reading

Handmade Gifts Giveaway

Handmade Gifts Giveaway

Giveaway is closed, congrats to Amy who loves Black Orchid! I hope you’ve all enjoyed my DVD blog tour, complete with 12 giveaways! I’ve received so much great support from folks all over the internet that I love to give back to it – so I thought I’d end with just one more! It’s the… Continue Reading

Open Studio This Sunday, 10 AM – 5 PM

Today I’m still sewing, but tomorrow I’ll turn into a baking, decorating fool, and hope that lots of folks turn up on Sunday. I am participating in a Holiday Studio Tour with four other artists from the Redlands area. We will all have our studios open to share our process with interested folk. We will also… Continue Reading

Dyeing to Stitch Tour Finale | Sew Mama Sew

Dyeing to Stitch Tour Finale | Sew Mama Sew

Today is the final day of my DVD tour! Wahoo! I hope you’ve had lots of fun visiting the sites of some awesomely talented folks. It’s been an honor to have them share their opinions of my work (I’ll admit that it’s a little nerve wracking knowing so many people were going to be talking… Continue Reading

Bird Ornaments for a School Fundraiser

Bird Ornaments for a School Fundraiser

My son Logan’s 5th grade class at Smiley Elementary School has been raising money all year to help offset the cost of attending science camp this spring. I made several bird ornaments to be sold in their “Holiday Store”, which was stocked with all sorts of homemade goods priced so that kids could come and buy gifts… Continue Reading