I’ve been working pretty much every second I haven’t had stay-at-home-mom duties (which means those precious napping hours and after bedtime). It’s been a huge amount of fun, but more than a little stressful as well. I don’t have as much completed as I would like, but this is a good day to get out […]
I have been bust behind the scenes getting things set up for an Etsy shop, and it’s finally live, right here! I’m pretty happy with it, and my friend Serena of Serena Savage Designs put together the logo for me, after I told her I wanted something that was reminiscent of selvedge, but which was […]
Remember a while ago how I said that I loved the anticipation of making lists and getting ready to go? Well, it occurred to me today that it’s a classic procrastination technique, when used properly. “I can’t do X or Y because I need Z tool/class/technique/miracle.” In my case, I really dislike lacking proficiency, and […]
I must. have. this.
I always thought I was a pretty decent piecer, that things more or less fit together as they should and lay the way they were supposed to. Then I got my longarm and started practicing on some real quilts. And that’s when I realized I needed to actually, you know, learn how to piece well. […]
After my class with Claudia Pfeil. My first feather attempt, ever!
Looks like I can go ahead and get my online stuff settled now that I’ve I received my Certificate of Authority from the state of New York! This is really exciting! Now I just need to set up my etsy store and get some stuff in it. SO, basically the last few weeks have been […]
This is not legal advice IN ANY WAY. This was how I started my path to filing as a business in Saratoga County. I admit it was a little daunting to get up and running (and who am I kidding, I ain’t there yet!), but I was honestly surprised and pleased to see how helpful […]
So. I’ve been composing posts in my head as I’ve worked my way through the last, um, two weeks? Ouch. And there’s been a great deal going on that I should really have written about. One of the reasons for the silence in the first week was that the weather here in upstate NY was […]