Wednesday, February 18, 2015

I just heard that Fayette Co schools are closed the rest of the week.  That means that there will be no Olli Yoga class tomorrow the 19th of Feb.
Hope we can get started next week!

Monday, February 16, 2015

This is how it looked out my front window about noon today.  Grateful for a nice warm house!!!

Yoga Class

Hi everybody!
Just wanted to let you know that Olli has canceled the Yoga class for Tues, the 17.
Hope you are all warm and safe, and hope we can start on Thursday the 19th.

Sunday, February 01, 2015

I am BACK.    I started this quilt perhaps two years ago, but had so many problems because my vision was so bad that I decided to try it another way.  So, I turned all the pieces under and I was still not happy with it, so put it aside.  Then several months ago I had cataract surgery on both eyes, which was a miracle!!!!!  I guess I didn't realize how bad my vision really was.  I was very determined to finish this quilt, and started taking each piece off and put it on a new background.  By doing it this way, it created some technical problems that I was not able to correct---- but I really like it to view and it is finally finished.  I haven't even named it yet.  I'm open to suggestions.

Saturday, December 27, 2014


It has been a while since I posted something, but I'm back!!!  Working on two larger quilts,  but took a class on Crafty, called Stupendous Stitching by Carol Ann Waugh.

What fun.  I started with a hand dyed fabric, then couched on it, then did machine embroidery, then hand embroidery.  I then stretched it over a canvas.

Sunday, December 01, 2013

TEE SHIRT NECKLAS

 Here is another necklas made with a tee shirt.
I simply took the neck and cut it part way around, then left an amount in the front.  I then sliced the fabric from the bottom up to the neck  added pony beads and knots.  How simple is that?  I think I will make some more of these in different colors.  It just slides over your head.
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Sunday, September 01, 2013

Copper Pendant

 This was done by using a piece of cardboard and covering it with batik fabric.  Then stamping with paint and wrapping with copper wire and beads.
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Kroger pendent

 Here is another pendent made from a Kroger bag and gold wire. 
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Grocery Bag pendent

 I saw this technique on You Tube severak months ago and made several using colored plastic bags and wire. 
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