Tag Archives: creative life

Belle and Boo Windy Day Progress and Links Roundup

An update on progress with my Belle and Boo project and a links roundup. Continue reading

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Creative Projects in Review

As we begin a new year, here’s a look back at creative projects I’ve completed over the past year (and beyond). Seeing what I’ve accomplished gives me hope and inspiration for completing more projects in the future. I will post … Continue reading

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WIP Update and Friday Finds for 6/29/18

I did not do a lot of stitching this week, but here is my progress on the cross-stitch pattern “Fear Not” by Little House Needleworks: If you compare it to last week’s post, you’ll see that I finished stitching the … Continue reading

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Current WIP, Friday Finds, and More!

The spring semester ended on May 12 with final grades due May 15. Teaching two sections of Art Appreciation while also working a full-time librarian job really kicked my butt, but I’m so glad I did it. I LOVED teaching … Continue reading

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Friday Finds–04/13/18

Feeling under the weather today. Stayed home from work and spent half the day napping. Last night I put together the final PDF of my first new cross-stitch pattern in many months. It’s the first of a series, and I … Continue reading

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Friday Finds–04/06/18

Friday Finds is my weekly round-up of needlework, art, and book news from around the web. Here are this week’s links: I agree with this blog post about being tired of imaginary pressure to post beautiful images of projects in … Continue reading

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Weekend Links — 03/24/18

I made it through another week and spent the entire day today prepping for my classes for next week. But, I got done what I needed to get done. Maybe I can give myself a break tomorrow and do something … Continue reading

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Friday Finds

I’m back this week with another Friday Finds, my weekly round-up of needlework, art, and book news from around the web. I’ve been going through a stressful period recently, which has taken a toll on my health and my personal time … Continue reading

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Weekend Links — 03/03/18

Every week I post a round-up of needlework, art, and book news from around the web. Here are this week’s links: Ah, these are so pretty! Embroidery artist Vera Shimunia “paints” color landscapes with needle and thread. Can’t make it to the … Continue reading

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Friday Finds — 2/23/18

Friday Finds is my weekly round-up of needlework, art, and book news from around the web. Here are this week’s links: A look at artists who are painting and adding adding embroidery to teabags. The Spruce has a free embroidery … Continue reading

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