Tag Archives: Crafting

Care Wear – Charity Sewing – NSM

Since it’s National Sewing Month I wanted to once again highlight one of the reasons why I sew: charity projects. For the most part I’ve just been sewing dresses for my Dresses for Missions ministry through my church. The dresses … Continue reading

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Dresses for Missions – 8-6-16

It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything for my Dresses for Missions project. A lot of that is because I’ve been busy working on other projects. That didn’t stop me from buying more fabric, though. I’ve discovered an enabler, … Continue reading

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Almost A Craft Show

Last weekend was the annual craft show in the town where my friend Sarah lives. My mom and I set our stuff up on her lawn last year, which is directly across from the park where the craft show is … Continue reading

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Extending the Sewing Surfaces

My sewing room looks huge, but it’s really not. I have slanted ceilings on both sides with one wall being slightly taller than the other one. This makes organization a little difficult. And it also means that all of my … Continue reading

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Sewing: A Garden Kneeler

I don’t have a really big yard, but I do tend to spend a lot of time on the ground when I’m gardening. I might be weeding, planting, or just trying to make things look nicer. Either way, my knees … Continue reading

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Summer Cross Update – 5-24-16

I had just finished the grapes on my Summer Cross a little over a week ago when I took this picture. I have managed to find a little more time to cross stitch lately…     I’ve managed to add … Continue reading

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Hitting A Wall – Painting Bricks…

Currently the all-consuming project in our house is the train layout. Yes, it truly has become all-consuming. Jay is furiously building track and determining just how many miles he can possibly place on the plywood without making it look too … Continue reading

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Train Coffee Table – Part 3

Can you tell that I’m teasing you with the coffee table pictures at the beginning of my posts? You can see it in this picture, once you get past the excitement of Jay opening an airplane box. By the way, … Continue reading

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Train Coffee Table – Part 2

Hopefully you enjoyed the first post on the Train Coffee table. Chester enjoys the coffee table, even if you can’t see the finished product very well in this picture. Shall we see how the table continues to progress?     … Continue reading

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Train Coffee Table – Part 1

When I first started to date Jay he was all about his RC jets. We were at the flying field a good chunk of every weekend. Yet, just like every diamond-in-the-rough there are different facets to Jay, too. His mom … Continue reading

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