we're all adjusting nicely to the new school schedule, but junie is confused about where the kids have gone. the house is very quiet now.Read More
it's been a while since i spent an afternoon screenprinting. but this past week, i dusted off my printing press, brought out the inks and squeegees, and finally did some printing!Read More
i'm starting to roll out a new floss system for my stitch club and kits. behind the scenes there's been a lot of details being worked out, butRead More
finally!! i know, i've been promising this for a long time now...
we completed construction on the studio last october, and i quickly moved in and got to work on, well... working!
i moved into my studio last october and got right to work with organizing and getting everything ready for a busy holiday season. i'm only just now finally getting around to doing some actual decorating!Read More
it's been a little while since i've done a giveaway, but this one is worth the wait. it's a good one!
TWO winners will each receive:
1 embroidery kit of their choosing
we are on spring break this week (well technically, my kids and husband are on break, but you know i don't want to work too much while they're home, so i might as well take a break too)... i'm so glad that it's finally feeling like spring!Read More
some of my favorite designs have been my series of helping hands, and i've been working on growing this sweet collection. hands down, (ha!) the hardest part is choosingRead More
this past friday, as my new collection was launching, i was on my way to biltmore for my morning walk. as i drove up, i saw this beautiful rainbow! it was such a happy way to start the day.Read More
the weather the past few days has been absolutely amazing. we went from polar vortex to spring-like sunny weather in a matter of days.Read More
the hoop above is something i've been working on for the past few weeks,Read More
from me to you, sending wishes for a peaceful and joy-filled holiday.
this past weekend was my birthday. i'm 40 now! i gotta say, my 30's were really great, butRead More
our lives today are filled to the brim and we are constantly on the go. we have so many opportunities!Read More
i really like reading other people's lists (am i weird?) so i thought it might be fun to share a few random things that are making me happy these days:Read More
jennifer wrote a beautiful post on mindfully stitching marigolds, and she chose my merry gold pattern as one. i love her description of stitching as meditation and remembrance.Read More
this kit is just one tiny part of one fantastic bundle that is up for auction, with all proceeds going to help families reunite and stay together. head on over toRead More