Category Archives: Journaling

Ordinary Women

I don’t think that I know any – ordinary women that is. Just home from our Guild Banquet and feeling very fortunate to be in a community of such talented women. Women who quietly step up and do what needs … Continue reading

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Mid Winter Musings

Happy Valentine’s Day to all. (No piece too small) February 14, 2018 sees watery sun just breaking through the snow clouds. Snow coming down more lazily now and wind has let up. A good opportunity to bundle up and get … Continue reading

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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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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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