Martha Stewart and Tattooes

| November 25, 2012

This morning I read an interesting article in the Sunday NY Times newspaper, Martha Stewart Clicks with the Tattooed Crowd, about how Martha Stewart’s latest fans are “young tattooed entrepreneurs who are inspired by her emphasis on craftsmanship and perfectionism.”  She’s sort of “a patron saint for 20- and 30-something hipsters who, in a post-recessionary [...]

French Braid Tree Skirt Class Just Added

| November 24, 2012

It’s not too late to make a tree skirt for this Christmas!  Join me at my studio for the next two Tuesday evenings, November 27 and December 4, from 6 – 8:30 p.m.,  and make this beautiful yet easy French Braid tree skirt.  A French braid is similar to a half-log cabin to quilt and [...]

First Friday, Dec. 7

| November 17, 2012

Here are the recipes I forgot to post from November’s First Friday.  They’d make great appetizers for Thanksgiving. Pumpkin Hummus Great White Pumpkin Cheese Ball I’ve got a big surprise for December’s First Friday (December 7 from 6 -9 p.m.).  Not only will we have some great snacks and beverages, Watkins and the Rapiers will [...]

First Friday, Nov. 2, 6-9 p.m.

| November 1, 2012

It’s time for First Friday at my studio again, this Friday from 6 – 9 p.m.  New this month: Thanksgiving hostess gifts, runners and placemats.  Stop by my studio, #307, the Hungerford, 1115 E. Main St. and start your holiday shopping early.  I have runners, placemat sets, baby and lap quilts, purses, tote bags, pet [...]