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  • Am I Crazy?

    Yes, I might just be. Not only am I co-hosting & participating in Iron Craft this year but yesterday I signed up for an 8 week traditional quilting class. Traditional quilting! That means no sewin...
    Jan 04, 2011 2 Comments

  • Are you ready for Challenge 1 (and other important stuff)

    First, tomorrow is the posting date for Challenge #1 Lighting the Winter Gloom! How is everyone doing? I’m personally about 3/4 done & am pretty happy with the results so far. I c...
    Jan 04, 2011 2 Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge, Week 1

    The first Challenge was posted to Iron Craft. It is a project that ‘brings in the light’. The inauguration of the site has me all in knots. I was thinking about turning something into ...
    Jan 03, 2011 No Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #1 – Workroom

    For the first Iron Craft challenge we have to create thing to bring light to the winter gloom. Here are the supplies I’m looking at using so far, willow branches (our CSA sent them to us two yea...
    Jan 03, 2011 No Comments

  • Crafting within the lines?

    Yesterday, I received an email from Manisha of Midwest Lotus that got me to thinking & I thought I’d share some of those thoughts with all of you. She was worried about her project for the ...
    Jan 01, 2011 2 Comments

  • Crafty 2010 in Photos

    Well, I certainly didn’t manage to work on & document something crafty everyday this year but I feel like I had a pretty darn productive year! http://www.youtube.com/get_player Happy New Y...
    Dec 31, 2010 2 Comments

  • Iron Craft 2011 – The first challenge is up!

    The first challenge for Iron Craft, Lighting the Winter Gloom, is up! Are you creative enough to join us for a year of weekly challenges? It’s not to late to join in the fun over at Iron Craft....
    Dec 30, 2010 No Comments

  • Challenge #1 – Lighting the Winter Gloom

    The holidays are just about over & most of the Christmas lights will start coming down in the next week. I really miss that sparkle especially here in Minnesota where January & February can ...
    Dec 30, 2010 5 Comments

  • #359 – Packer Backer

    Modeling the PJs I made him for Christmas. Handmade 365 2010- My goal is to spend time everyday working on something handmade for a year & photograph it. If you are not reading this post in a fee...
    Dec 25, 2010 No Comments

  • #358 – Twins and their quilts

    Though David told me it wasn’t a very good “D” on his Handmade 365 2010- My goal is to spend time everyday working on something handmade for a year & photograph it. If you ar...
    Dec 24, 2010 No Comments