This week saw the launch of Dale and Ian Rollerson’s new e-mag Threads In-fusion. A very exciting quarterly magazine delivered to your in box. Also this week they launched a new monthly club called the Silk Fibre Club where you have a parcel of silk goodies delivered to your doorstep! Could anyone ask for more.… Continue reading Some Excitement from Dale
The tags have been painted, sprayed, spattered and daubed. A branch has been repurposed from the garden and hung. And the tags are being written on and dangled with bits of this and that as I find and see things. When the window is open they flash the words at me and hopefully will inspire.… Continue reading Inspiration From On High
“Thank you all for your support and sponsorship whilst we were doing the Jurassic Coast Challenge. It was hard going, hilly, muddy and windy but I thoroughly enjoyed it and raising so much money for Help for Heroes definitely made it worthwhile. Losing Mike’s companionship early on was difficult but his continued support at the checkpoints and… Continue reading A Message From Elsa
While we were away several bits arrived. The first was the Product of the Month from The Thread Studio . A great way of having tasters of new products. And a very new product indeed were the Pinmoors. I have a complex wall quilt I’m working on and there are lots of pinned on parts. Yesterday… Continue reading Nice From the Postman
I was whisked away on Tuesday to the lovely Gliffaes, Wales. The view from our room Wednesday morning was beautiful. The top of the Salmon Pool on the Usk below the hotel. There were some fabulous old trees hanging in there, just. John managed to have a few hours fishing after we came back from a… Continue reading View From a Different Hill
After a beautiful week of really blue skies they returned!! The aircraft that is. John laughed last week when he said his Dad always told him that the aeroplanes made the clouds!! How silly!!! Or was it?? It’s certainly been hazy again since and all the clouds have a strange straightness to them!! Vapour trails… Continue reading And Clouds Come From…?
But not the one I was hoping for. Never the less, a lovely surprise! (The book hasn’t arrived back in Chicago to be re posted to me as yet). The postman brought me the new publication Embellish and the Product of the Month from the The Thread Studio, Australia . http://www.thethreadstudio.com/ I’m looking forward to… Continue reading Delivery from A Far
I’ve dug out another UFO and finished it. Way back in 2012 Elsa and I went the the Quilt Championships at Sandown and she loved the quilts by Susan Briscoe. Having bought her Japanese Taupe Quilt Blocks book we started making up some of the blocks together. It was lovely working as a team. As… Continue reading Quick Update