Quiet and Relaxation

I'm glad you could visit. My stitching brings me joy and is a source of relaxation. Visit often and feel free to leave comments.

Thursday, December 28, 2017

End of year

Last wip  progress photo for 2017.
I don't have nearly as many finishes as normal but there have been some large finishes.
This won't be a 2017 finish but I'm way over 1/2 way there.

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Time for a progress pic

Here is the update on Rosewood Manor American Flag Quilt Sampler

Thursday, November 9, 2017


Wow, didn't realize it had been this long since I have posted an update. Here is Rosewood Manor American Flag Quilt Sampler

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Wip Wednesday

Linen and thread mystery band sampler

Rosewood Manor
American Flag Quilt Sampler

With thy needle
Schoolhouse series

Thursday, August 31, 2017


On Rosewood Manor American Flag Quilt Sampler

Friday, August 11, 2017


Here is my update on Rosewood Manor American Flag Quilt Sampler

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Wip Wednesday

Started Rosewood Manor American Flag Quilt Sampler

Friday, June 30, 2017


Didn't get my progress posted on Wednesday so here it is as of this past Wednesday . Linen and Threads mystery band sampler. I'm going back and doing the 3rd section of each month.

Monday, June 26, 2017

Tuesday ta da

Just put the last stitches into Plum Street Turkey Sausage

Friday, May 26, 2017

Friday Finish

Here it is Rosewood Manor Old Glory using DMC on PTP Heroic

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Wip update

Here is my progress as of Tuesday night....I'm  a bit further as of today and hope to have it done this next week.

Friday, May 5, 2017

Moving the qsnaps

I'm not getting to stitch as much as I'd like so the pressure is on to get this finished but making some progress.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wip Wednesday

Progress on Rosewood  Manor Old Glory. I'm half way on this piece...working on the top half.

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Wip Wednesday

A day late. I am away for a stitching retreats plan to make a lot of progress. Here are my 2 active wips.
Rosewood  Manor
Oled Glory

Linen & Threads
Mystery band sampler Sal
Using  Valarie collection for RM  Autumn Quakers

And my view at dinner last night

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wip Wednesdays

Progress on Rosewood Manor Old Glory

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Wip Wednesday on Thursday

I didn't get this posted last night. This is the largest flag of the piece and equals @ 1/4 of the whole design.

Thursday, March 16, 2017

New wip

Started this over the weekend
Rosewood Manor
Old Glory
Dmc on PTP Heroic fabric

Friday, March 10, 2017

A quick stitch

KU  Jimmy Jayhawk for my niece. Going to look for a frame I can paint for it.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Stroke of midnight

Right before midnight I put in the last stitches. I modified the border.
Quaker game board
Using Gast & dmc

Friday, March 3, 2017

Part 3 finished

Linen & Threads band sampler SAL  March installment finished.

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

It's been a while

since I've posted...time sure flies.

Here are my wips
Linen & Threads
Mystery band sampler Sal  

Moira Blackburn
Three things

Quaker game board

Sunday, January 22, 2017


A finish
Ink Circles

Saturday, January 14, 2017

2 progress pics on wips

Left is my start on Linens & Threads mystery band sampler SAL using valdani collection for Rosewood Manors Autumn Quakers. On the right is my nearing the end Ink circles Tapestry.

Friday, January 6, 2017

1st finish for 2017

The embroidery is done. Now on to assembly.
Bareroots  stitching accessories

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Fresh start

Time to empty the ort container

 And progress on my new start
Bareroots stitching accessories