Sunday, April 24, 2011

The warm weather arrived just in time for the long weekend.  We packed up the boat, including our much needed new BBQ, and popped across Haro Straight to Roche Harbor for a couple of nights.  There were some BIG boats in the marina, here is a photo looking at our little boat from the other […]

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Thursday, April 14, 2011

I’m now able to cross M6123 off my list of unfinished projects.  I started this last September and after cutting the pieces I somehow had forgotten about it.  I’ve had the house to myself this week, so I’ve been working away in the evenings stitching up this top while listening to the Canada Reads podcast of The […]

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Monday, April 11, 2011

I managed to finish up two of my incomplete projects: the Beignet and Begbie Cowl.  I was able to incorporate my ceramic buttons into both projects. The Beignet skirt has twelve buttons up the front. The buttons look great, but the button holes were a challenge.  I chose to try bound buttons holes and it […]

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Sunday, April 10, 2011

  Over the past couple weeks in some of my regular readings I have been come across posts about peoples UFOs ( UnFinished Objects. ) This got me thinking about my many and I mean many unfinished projects, it seems that as soon as things start to go sideways I very quickly lose interest. I […]

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Sunday, April 10, 2011

It has been a while since something, other than buttons, came out of the kiln that I really like. The pitcher was glazed using Albany Red covered by both Barry’s White and Ravenscrag Blue.   And, just in case you hadn’t noticed, my website and blog have undergone a wee bit of a redesign.  There […]

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