Iced/Snowed In

Well this week has been interesting.  I skipped oil painting class on Monday morning.  They cancelled classes on Monday afternoon and I was really glad because I didn’t have anything done on my self portrait which is one of the reasons I skipped class.  So I continued to work on straightening up my work room. …

Indian Summer

I was in Okla. City today and the OKC Winter Quilt Show put on by Prairie Quilts out of Hennessey, OK.  It’s always a good show.  Today I participated in a class taught by Judy Niemeyer.   This is a photo of her quilt that we learned how to make today.  It is foundation paper pieced…

Prince Rana Quilt

Prince Rana is my second favorite quilt of any I’ve done.  He was started during a class I had with Ellen Anne Eddy several years ago.  I just love doing the free motion thread work.  And I love his expression!

An Odd Sensation

     Have you ever been driving down a two lane highway in the dark and get to feeling that you’re kind of not all “there”?  You know the one…where your mind is on something other than driving the car (I know…not a good idea) and then something brings you back to reality and you have to…

Hard Work

Hard Work or worked hard.  Either way you say it it still feels good to be able to put in a hard days work.  My fingers literally are very sore.  We are in the process of adding onto our house and one of my “fun” jobs is mudding and taping the drywall to get it…

A New Year

It is January 1st, 2009.  Wow!  That’s almost hard to even think about.  There are so many things to think back on but I am choosing instead to think ahead and to contemplate what lies ahead for me.  I am continuing my education at Oklahoma State University working towards a degree in fine art.  What…

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