Two weeks ago, I was in a local coffee shop grabbing a cold brew buzz to go. I was on my way out when I noticed a blonde, baseball cap wearing, woman. I had never seen her before, and I have this mid life thing where I have to introduce myself to strangers. Within minutes [...]
In case you missed my last post. I spontaneously ventured over to my neighbor Jennifer's home Sunday afternoon. It was spitting rain when I walked up to her porch with my umbrella, and she greeted me with a "Hey Darlin" and a "Now why the hell do you need an umbrella? You afraid of messing [...]
Featuring my next door neighbor's ever-changing porch.
In kindergarten, I would get off the school bus and walk down Sturrock Rd., the long, paved, country road to get home, and some afternoons I knew by the strong smell of asphalt and motor oil that a light rain shower had come through, and I had missed it. I liked school well enough, but [...]
If you follow me on instagram then you've seen that I've spent the Summer stitching flowers and vines and leaves--stitching at the pool, on road trips, in the doctor's office, in my bed with an audio book. I'll say it again, it's an inexpensive therapy! Midnight Floral Collection (When you call it a collection, [...]
So if you missed the last post, I've recently discovered Punch Needling, and it has taken over my mind...and my house. If you are interested in learning more about the process and the materials I use, you can check out my "Discovering the Punch Needle" post. I have a couple of throw blankets that are [...]
Let's do a giveaway!! My punch needle creations are piling up over here, and I thought I would share some of the fun. This Dandelion piece was created with the small Ultra Punch needle and DMC embroidery Floss on a 6 in embroidery hoop. I stitched on a felt backing so that there are no [...]