• General Crafting

    It’s Here!

    Well weeks and weeks (and weeks) of work have finally culminated on this weekend! The truck is packed to the gills, I have my woolies (looks like it could be chilly on Sunday) and I am ready to go! If you are in the area this weekend come by and visit me at the Fall Fiber Festival in Montpelier Station VA. It is going to be a wonderful show (and from what everyone has told me, the food at this festival is second to none). I have help in my booth this weekend (thanks Laura!!) so I am hoping to step out and check out the sheep dog trials for…

  • General Crafting,  Stitching

    Working Through It

    I’ve made more progress on my list of ongoing things that were causing me to feel overwhelmed, so I felt the need to do an update to keep myself on track. Quilting: DWR – I have the pieces sewn together in pairs, now I need to put those pairs together to make curves of 6 pieces each. I plan on working on this at my Sew-In for the Modern Quilt Guild on March 3rd. I also have the plans drawn up for a quilt for my living room, and all of the fabric in house. I don’t think this one will take long, so I am going to work on…

  • General Crafting,  Organizing

    Finish already.

    Sigh. I am having one of those weeks when I am overwhelmed by the number of projects that I have on the go that seem to be going nowhere. I want everything to be finished RIGHT. NOW. So, the first thing is to make a list, right? Right? Somewhere else out there has to be as list obsessed as I am (btw – 2Do for the iPhone? The one app I could not live without. Best money ever spent). Quilting: I went downstairs yesterday and got all of the pieces cut out for my DWR quilt. All 696 wedges and 140 corner squares. Yes, 836 pieces. Not exaggerating. This afternoon…