Monthly Archives: June 2013

School’s Out for Summer!

School’s Out for Summer!

Hooray! School is OUT! Although I am sure that I’ll be pulling my hair out soon enough because Logan will be telling me he’s boooooooooooored…it sure will be nice to not have to get these guys up and out the door every morning!!! One thing I love about my blog is the easy way I… Continue Reading

New Quilt! | Modulating Squares

New Quilt! | Modulating Squares

I am so in love with this quilt! I’ve shared with you the design of it, as well as written a quick tutorial of how I used a “quilt as you go” technique to quilt it. I then bound it with bits of all the different colors and took a lot of pictures! 😉 This… Continue Reading

Quilting as you go

Quilting as you go

Edit: I’ve filmed an extensive video tutorial on this process, find it here on my blog. While posting pix of my quilt in progress on Instagram , I had a question about my quilt as you go method. So while continuing with the quilting, I shot some quick pix with my phone and Instagrammed a quick… Continue Reading

Meetup | June Goals

Meetup | June Goals

June! The boys only have one more week of school and then it’s vacation! My May without teaching didn’t turn out as I’d hoped…I got pulled back into school a bunch of times, and with all the end of school concerts and activities, I didn’t actually get as much done as I was hoping. May… Continue Reading

One Moment | The Larsson was Awesome!

One Moment | The Larsson was Awesome!

Liam played his first concerto with an orchestra last night! He did a great job!!! He was poised and played really well, we are really happy with his performance! The words of his Dad, whom is also his teacher, say it best: “Great sound, range and technique – but most off all excellent musical direction.… Continue Reading

Another Sunday, Another Concert

Another Sunday, Another Concert

We’re just about at the end of concert season! Liam had a CYMO concert last Sunday. One of the pieces they played was a suite from Copland’s Rodeo, where he had a couple of solos, he sounded great! Tonight…he’s playing a concerto with a small local youth orchestra! Eeeek! I’m a nervous wreck, I surely… Continue Reading