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Showing posts from February, 2015


I received word yesterday ...  "Congratulations! Your entry entitled  Dreamtime Walkabout  has been successfully juried into the CQA/ACC National Juried show." I am pretty excited about this! The show is June 4th to 6th Won't likely get there.  I'm hoping that someone wilk take a picture of it hanging there for me though. Life is good!

Dreamtime Walkabout

Shweshwe Playtime

Fun With Stitches Sampler for Lynda

Dinosaurs for Adam

Jewels for Aunt Jeanne

Star for Jamie

This Way to Joy

Wonders for Will

Bouquets for Susan

Kaffe's Joy for Denise

Tanzanian Batiks for Frances

Orange Fun for Sloane

King Bedspread for Larry

Faeries and Fun for Anna

Birthday Bears for Ella

It all started in March 2014 when ...

Here is an account of how it started lifted from my old blog ... Without going into a lot of boring and gory details, I developed a VERY severe case of Cellulitis in my lower left leg and foot.  It seemed resistant to most antibiotics and I ended up hospitalized for ten days.  They were pretty sure that it was, or would become Flesh Eating Disease.  It was not, and did not ... :-) Because of related blistering, I ended up having the skin layer removed and had second degree wounds over 75% of my left leg from the knee to the toes. When I left the hospital, I needed a walker with wheels, and a human body to support me, in order to get around.   Larry has been a SAINT through all of this, and I am filled with love, joy, and gratitude at having him in my life. The recovery has been slow, and I have to stay off of my feet for much of the day.  This was NOT a good thing for me, with my ADHD!! So ... I had a wee sewing machine tha