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2020 Review

This year has been so much more than our makes. So many challenges to so many people, all over the world. At the risk of sounding shallow and self centered, I'd like to go over my accomplishments from this year: Mending: Abused Shopping bag, andReplaced buttons on G.son's sweaterMy & Pixie's blanketCo-worker's coat seamHemmed jeans… Continue reading 2020 Review

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Workbasket – Christmas Crafting Season has begun

Last time I updated you on this embroidery it looked like the pic on the left. I have only gotten as far as the pic on the right. It has, again, been set aside in favor of gifts with a timeline (Christmas). Adipose baby completed in one lunchtime Classic K-9 started The project of the… Continue reading Workbasket – Christmas Crafting Season has begun

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Workbasket – Updates on This’s and That’s

Dr. Who Kitchen Towels: Sonic Screwdrivers: Completed second towel yesterday! There is a little difference between the two.  On the first towel I continued all the lines.  On the second one, I embroidered the lines as they were traced from the line drawing.  Which one do you think looks better?   Now onto the second… Continue reading Workbasket – Updates on This’s and That’s

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Workbasket – Teaching Again! :D

I am excited and happy that we are finally teaching motorcycle safety classes again!  Because of Covid there has been a break in teaching for the last 4 months.  While all of us instructors have been cooling our heels, statistics show that motorcylce sales have gone way up. Now that we are back to teaching,… Continue reading Workbasket – Teaching Again! 😀