Tag Archives: Jim Gatling

The New Petit Point Purses

When I was at the quilt show in the Fayetteville area, I always go to the little shop or boutique that the guild runs. They are always selling neat and unusual things to make money for the guild. Well, this … Continue reading

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Easter Wood Burning

Well, I lost this post. So, I’ll do a quick version:  I wood burned some items for Ashleigh for Easter.

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I Hate Sign Painting

Every art teacher I know hates sign painting. I just refused to do it for years. It takes so much time and it depends on your hand writing how it will turn out. A couple of girls at the bank … Continue reading

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My Lecture at Waggoner, OK

You know, I have never done a quilt lecture in Morrilton. You know, the old saying about the profit and his country. Well, no one would pay to see me here anyway. LOL! But away they pay big bucks and … Continue reading

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My Retirement Party

I retired this May after 41 years of teaching in Morrilton. I taught for the Morrilton Public schools for 30 years and then went to sacred heart for the last eleven years. “I’s free at lass!”

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Dorthy Dean “Dot” Campbell Gatling

My mother, Dot Gatling,  passed away suddenly about 3 weeks ago. Here is her obit. Her family and friends will greatly miss her. Dot Gatling Age 88, Dorothy “Dot” Dean Campbell Gatling From Morrilton, Arkansas Formerly from Forrest City, AR … Continue reading

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Watercolor Idea from Fabric

When I was at AWOL I got a piece of fabric with old barns. houses, and cows. I decide to sketch the buildings off and paint it. I love the fact that ideas come from so many places.  

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