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Organizing Quilting Fabric

When I moved to a new house I just took all my fabric out of boxes and piled it up neatly, with no regard to colour. I knew I’d have to sort it out once I got my new sewing … Continue reading

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Organizing Decorative Papers

About a decade ago before fancy card stock and scrap paper was more readily available near me, I placed a mail order for some nice paper. It came in a large 14-inch square box and I kept the box to … Continue reading

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Still Pursuing Embroidery Organization

Yesterday I got some silk fibre untangled. Two skeins were carded and the others were tied as I only had a few strands. Yikes what kind of a lazy bum would pull thread out of a 10-yard skein and get … Continue reading

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Embroidery and Thread Eye Candy

I got captured by the Kate and Rose embroidery patterns and I notice she has a Pinterest board for embroidery which includes lovely little bags or reticules, my favourite small things. Folk purses, folk clothing, I have three large books … Continue reading

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Final Organization of Coloured Pencils

Well, there must be an finality to it because I spent too much money in the last two weeks. It will really be the final time I have more than $10 to spend on art supplies. Curry’s, our art store … Continue reading

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My Faber-Castell Polychromos Pencils Arrive

Not that I was waiting for them or anything. I was dancing around singing about the Purolator man coming, and he finally came at Noon today. The order was perfect with no mistakes in the open stock pencils I ordered. … Continue reading

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More Fiddling with Prismacolor Coloured Pencil Charts

Today’s imperative was to get lightfastness charts and do up actual colour sample of the Prismacolor Verithin pencils in my set of 36. My Verithins were in the usual mess, and while there wasn’t a blank chart available for them … Continue reading

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