Craving Spring

  I just shipped a custom order of these cute spring tea towels. There were 15 in total that a woman ordered to be a favor for a family party she is hosting next week.    It is always fun to see a large order come together. It can be tough sometimes to ensure precision and…

Happy Easter

Maddie and I spent the day in a sugar cookie baking marathon. We did four batches with royal icing and created eggs, chicks, bunnies and flowers.    After baking the cookies and doing a base coat of icing we let them dry for a bit. Shane came over and we wwnt out for a bit…

Spring Table Toppers

The snow is finally melting thanks to a great big dose of rain. I had my first spring craft show last week and made a bunch of spring table toppers.   The yellow ones are already gone and I only have one purple one left so I guess I will be making more today as…

Spring has sprung (ish)

Happy first day of spring!!! I was hoping for warmer weather, and was hoping to not have a cold. I called in sick today but ended up working a solid ten hours anyway. So, to feel better about things, I had to make a spring table topper and runner. This pattern is from Atkinson Designs.…

Waiting for Spring

I have really had enough of winter. Cold, snow, wind – and don’t even get me started on flight delays. Undecided to try to get in the spring spirit by making some Easter table topper. These table toppers make up so quick. A simple star block with a border, angled corners, and then another border…

New Year, New Hobby

Well, this really isn’t a new hobby. I used to have a Bernina embroidery machine but as my daughter went from being a cute little girl to an independent teen I found myself doing less and less. So I sold the machine on eBay and filed machine embroidery under the category of “retired” in my…