Monthly Archives: March 2015

Quilt Brings $1,200 to Guild

I got notification from my friend Dot Collins in Beaumont. Texas that the quilt top I put together from the house and tree blocks the quilters made in my scrap workshop won a second place in their quilt show.  I … Continue reading

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Ashleigh’s 21st Birthday

My dear friends, the Giovanninis and Jim Ettman and Ruth Ellen, invited me up to Ashleigh’s 21st birthday supper. Liz, Pete, Ash, and Anna were coming home from a spring break vacation and it was planned to have supper as soon … Continue reading

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The Gift You Burn Before Giving

It is Ashleigh Victoria’s 21st birthday. I was told about it a week ago and then I was invited to supper on Sunday night. I started wood burning a recipe box for her. Sorta a hope chest thing for later. … Continue reading

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Sunday Lunch with the Beards

Joan texted and invited me to come eat lunch with her. Wade and Tina were coming with Bailey and friend-boy Alex. Brian and Marissa were coming in from a trip to Oklahoma. I had Jesus in the yard finishing up from last weekend and … Continue reading

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Stripping Can Be Fun and Rewarding

At the flea market Saturday I got a pair of old wooden candlesticks for a buck. They matched the others I have on the mantle. But, the finish was old and dark and dirty. That night I decided to strip the ones that … Continue reading

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Duck, Duck, Goose and Miniature Floral Primitive Watercolors

I painted on Monday and Tuesday and got two watercolors done. One is a barn scene with white geese playing in the pond in the front. The other one is a vase of flowers and it really small. I am trying … Continue reading

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Junking this Past Saturday in Oppelo and Perryville

I called Glenda to see if she wanted to get out for a bit Saturday afternoon. She did and she met me at the house and we went to Oppelo and Perry County junking. I was looking for cheap frames, … Continue reading

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