Monthly Archives: November 2011

Pumpkin Embroidery

I’m trying to be a better finisher.  This fall I pulled out an unfinished embroidery and worked on it while waiting in the kindergarten carpool line.  Instead of stitching it in color I stitched it in ivory thread on a … Continue reading

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turkey block

I can’t wait for Thanksgiving.  My husband and I get to go to my home in Colorado this year, and I am so excited to go home.  It will be a wonderful break for us and I hope to get … Continue reading

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Gratitude Card #4

Card making is something I love to do right now.  I like to use up little bits of paper and random pieces of items that are on my work area.  Maybe one of the reasons I like it is because … Continue reading

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Gratitude card #3

This was fun. I am horrible with paper and haven’t done anything in FOREVER, but it was fun to do something small.  I really didn’t have much to add to what was provided, but I like the simpleness of it. … Continue reading

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Gratitude Card #2

I had a lot of fun making this gratitude card.  A friend came over and we both made cards together.  I wish I got a picture of her card. It turned out great! I have never really made cards before … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Favor Box #4

I’m a little late to the party on this one, as my new baby girl was born one week ago.  I’ve been wanting a few minutes, though to do something creative and this project was perfect because it is small … Continue reading

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Gratitude Card #1

Every year at Thanksgiving I try to write a lot of thank you notes.  I write them for expected things as well as for things people have no idea they’ve done for me.  My goal is to write one each … Continue reading

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projects

What did you think or our first challenge last week?  I rather enjoyed it and am looking forward to the gratitude card this week. I am looking forward to Thanksgiving and can’t believe how fast the holidays come and go. … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving favor box #3

I was surprised at how much I enjoyed doing this little project.  I love seeing the differences and similarities in the way they all turned out. For my favor box I kept it fairly simple.  I tied ribbon around the … Continue reading

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Velvet Pumpkin Giveaway Winner

It’s time to announce the winner of four velvet pumpkins. I used random.org to get the number and it was comment #4, Natalie, who wrote, “I definitely like the orange and cream ones – I’m a big fan of “traditional” … Continue reading

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