Tuesday, January 1, 2013

YIKES!


I have been meaning to post for some time but this has been my focus. We moved! This is not a very good shot. It was cold and the sun was blinding. I think you get the idea though. A new house means lots of work. We had to do a ton of painting. Every room was a different primary color which was just not my thing. Then there is the job of unpacking and putting things away.

Things are a little sparse but for the most part it is starting to look and feel like home. We have so much more room here! I need to decide on things like what kind of rug I want under the table. I am also still curtain shopping. The house has a ton of windows. And somehow along the way it became 2013!
I am just now getting back into the swing of things- quilt wise. 2012 was a great year for me and I am hoping that 2013 will be just as good, if not better.
I have quite a bit of travel in the works to speak and teach. I am also working on several ideas for new patterns. Look for more wool projects too.
This is a peek at a block from a new quilt that is in the works. (Very wrinkled.)
And another peek.
Also, the new issue of Primitive Quilts and Projects magazine will be shipping later this month and I have a project in it that I am really excited about. So now that you know what has kept me away, I better get to work! Happy New Year to all of you! I will be back with a post on wool and wool applique this week.
Happy Quilting, Dawn

8 comments:

  1. Happy New Year! Congrats on your new home.
    I look forward to see all your new works this year.

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  2. Happy New Year! Moving is not a fun job, but will be great when it's all finished and you are settled in!

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  3. Your new home looks wonderful and it will be nice when you can sit back and relax and work on projects again. I can't wait to see the next issue, I still have projects I want to make from the old ones.

    Debbie

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  4. Happy New Year! and CONGRATULATIONS ON THE NEW HOME!

    'Love the hollyhocks in your upcoming project and am looking forward to seeing the completed design.
    Cheers, Cathy vJ in MA

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  5. Wonderful wonderful news!id been wondering why I hadn't heard from you!!! Get your new address?

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  6. Congrats on your new home. From what I've seen, you are coming along with decorating. It looks warm and cozy.

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  7. Congrats on your new place. It looks great! Cannot wait to see it!

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  8. Happy New Year and best wishes in your new home!
    Love your big applique block, can't wait to see more.

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