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New house! Also: lace, needlework, quilts, paint, and a wreath

First up: so I’ve been in the new house for about a week now. Not moved in, mind you – just in and doing some fixing up. Dad’s discovering a lot of wiring issues and has come to the conclusion that whoever did the wiring was a moron. I disagree. The house is 117 years… Continue reading New house! Also: lace, needlework, quilts, paint, and a wreath

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Video tour of the Cowichan Valley Needlearts Guild’s 20th Anniversary Exhibition

I shot this this morning for my guild and slapped it up on YouTube this evening: The Cowichan Valley Needlearts Guild‘s 20th Anniversary Exhibition runs from July 9th through 21st at the Portals Gallery in the lobby of the Island Savings Centre in Duncan, BC. The pieces in the exhibition show a range of different… Continue reading Video tour of the Cowichan Valley Needlearts Guild’s 20th Anniversary Exhibition

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FlossTube #6 – May 2018

Originally published on my other website, but I’m copying over all the DIY and craft-related stuff to here. “After a couple months of slacking, I’m back with another FlossTube, including a couple finishes and a couple near-finishes. “I show some not-always-in-focus hand-dyed aida pieces, haul (so much for that stitch-from-stash New Year’s resolution), a bunch… Continue reading FlossTube #6 – May 2018

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FlossTube #5 – March 9, 2018

Originally published on my other website, but I’m copying over all the DIY and craft-related stuff to here. “Finally got a new video up after getting knocked on my butt (and suckerpunched in my voicebox) by the flu last month… ugh… and I realized in editing this video that I’m wearing the same Van Halen… Continue reading FlossTube #5 – March 9, 2018