This summer I have been concentrating on 2 activities, stitching and sketching. Above is a stitching project I finished a little while ago. I had some pieces left over from this quilt and decided I would make myself a bag. Advertisements
I have been enjoying an online intuitive painting class with Flora Bowley. The class is called Bloom True and it’s delivered in an online format. The paintings below are two I have been working on. We started with a warm color layer, let that dry then added a cool color layer. I am on my third layer… Read More Intuitive Art
Color Story No. 10 (I think that’s what number I’m on.) Is finally done. I started on this quilt in 2010 and have kept working on it over the years. You can check out it’s progress here, here, here, here, and here. It was worth the wait and I’m really pleased with how it turned… Read More A New Color Story Quilt
I highly recommend the book STEAL LIKE AN ARTIST by Austin Kleon. It’s so simple. You can read it in an hour or maybe two and it’s just full of advice. Great stuff like…nothing is original…start copying…fake it ’til you make it…and much, much more. It has given me a lot to think about. I… Read More Read this book!
Fall happened overnight. All of a sudden there were leaves on the ground and the temperature dropped 10° or more. It is very pretty with fantastic colors in the trees and at your feet. I love the leaves and wish we didn’t have to rake them. Now my thoughts on Quilting… Since 2004 I have… Read More Boom…it’s fall! and thoughts on quilting
Google knows when you are sleeping, they know when you’re awake and they know when it’s your birthday. I didn’t log out of my gmail account and was a bit shocked when I opened my browser and boom! There was a “Happy Birthday Heather” banner. Kind-of creepy…kind-of cool. ANYWAY…it has been quite some time since… Read More Google Knows
Let’s all do a happy, happy quilt dance because I have finally finished the lap quilt I have been working on. It has been a while since I made a quilt and to do one in this size (since I usually work small) was a bit of a challenge. But it was totally worth it!… Read More Cuddle Story Finished!