The retreat is over, but we all are planning for next year. We had a great time working on new projects and completing old UFOs. We developed new friendships and deepened old friendships.Friends stopped in to say hello and folks staying in the hotel stopped by too. It was a great weekend. It was sad to say goodbye...but there's a little (maybe not so little) gremlin already at work for next year. Shhh..... it's still a secret until an announcement is made.
The moment is almost here when I can finally move back into my sewing room. Right now I can move in the Elna, but I'm trying to figure out a way to bring in the Pfaff too. I have a friend who comes over and sews strips and/or squares for me. I.m trying to figure out if the small table will fit and still give me enough room to move around without being too constricted. . Let me explain some of the changes. I've had new windows put in. They've already been tested thanks to Mother Nature; and…Continue
I'm not a technical person. To prove it my computer was at the computer hospital for 5 days with the black plague...."oh no, not the black plague." But Dr. Chris, how could this have happened?? Did I download anything recently? Well, yes. Norton did their usual check and said there were 16 drivers that needed repair or replaced. They suggested XYZ Company. So I bought XYZ software for $35 and downloaded it following the wizard instructions. After it was downloaded, it went to work and fixed…Continue
June 19-22, 2013 at the Rural Thimble (located behind Miller's Dry Goods). Limit of 10 participants. There are 4 openings left. Go to www.theruralthimble.com to see the facility. $30. deposit due with registration, $184 due at check in. Contact Linda Koller for further information.
There is one opening left. If interested, please contact me asap.
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I've been sorting and sorting. Last evening I found this poem that my dear friend Elaine Waite wrote for me in March 2008. I would like to share with you. She did not title the poem.
Mourning tears called on the Lord.
Save her! Restore!
Let her live, she loves you!
She has many quilts to do!
Bless her days, comfort the nights
Bring her back from death's sight.
You, oh Lord, are the One
Who gives life and the…Continue