Category Archives: Journaling

Happy Valentines Day

It has been a very long time since I have had time to write a blog. Today really isn’t the day either as I am just putting the final touches on a presentation for the Edmonton District Quilters Guild for … Continue reading

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We’ve only just begun – 1

I set goals and often I achieve them in the time set and sometimes I don’t.  One major goal I have lapsed repeatedly for many years is getting my basement studio operational again. Well yesterday saw me make a significant step … Continue reading

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Happiness is a Garden

Stepping outdoors this morning quickly brought me back in for my camera.  My discovery of the first explorer rose needed to be shared.  So the photos are of blooms in my garden this morning.  The sun is out and it … Continue reading

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Reflections

Today my world is still, grey and waiting. It feels like snow and that is something I never wish for but none the less it will come. Yesterday,Oct 31, the last bags of leaves from the apple and lilac trees … Continue reading

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Canada Day 2015

Happy Canada all!. After a wonderful walk in the valley this morning I am home now and ready for the final preparation for my Canada Day Party. This year is a smaller party but with much the same format. Friends … Continue reading

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Alberta – An Experience in Democracy

My last post was a month ago. I have been participating in the Alberta election campaign 2015. It has been 28 days of a most intense experience. Before the 28 days there was getting ready, not knowing for sure whether … Continue reading

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Anatomy of a Quilt

Earlier this year I posted about receiving the package of fabrics for the Trend-Tex challenge from the Canadian Quilters Association. The fabric was full of possibilities. So now the piece is completed and mailed off.  This morning’s  blog will analyse the … Continue reading

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Art or Craft

This week there have been three hits to my perception  concerning art and craft. The first one actually goes back to an exhibition I saw in New York at the Modern Museum of Art. There were a number of textile … Continue reading

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New York – All Around the Town

Our very first morning in New York we set of for museums. The subway stop we disembarked on turned out to be the Dakota. One of the features on my to see. Then we tripped across the street to Strawberry … Continue reading

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New York – Fabulous & Frigid

Well you heard that I was going to New York and I went – Feb 15, returning Feb. 21.I hardly know where to begin. There will be a number of posts over the next while because there is much that … Continue reading

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