Recent Posts

{ read something }

I’m a reader.  I love books and am in love with books.  I read a lot.  Think of the sheer privilege it is to be able to read!  Think of the privilege it to be able to read and to have thousands upon thousands of […]

{ just rise up }

I’ve been reading an inspirational book by Sarah Francis Martin titled “Just Rise Up”. Sarah encourages us to do a lot of things in her book.  Good things.  And I’m inspired on so many levels by this young lady’s boldness to put herself out there […]

{ 2015: the year of write }

Like many of you, I choose a word of focus each year.  Last year was art, the year before that was time, 2012 was give, etc.  For 2015, my word is ‘write’.  I didn’t even have to think twice about it.  It’s my word. This […]

{ vermont in the spring : stitching workshops }

Oh just the thought of that on this cold wintry day, right? I will be teaching workshops May 28-31, 2015 on all sorts of stitching at Meleen and Charlotte’s Vermont Getaway this Spring.  I hope you can join us!  Very limited space, but what a […]

{ christmas inspiration board }

 I switched out the elements on an autumn inspiration board I made years ago…now it’s all about Christmas! Here are some closer-ups… I love all the little details of the holidays.  Well any details of the creative kind, that’s what I love. And I think […]