Month: Jan 2019

A sad blogging hiatus announcement

This is a very sad announcement, but I feel I have to do it: I will stop writing weekly blog posts for a while. I am nearing the end of my Kenyan adventure and fieldwork and I notice I have too many different things to do to do them all well. It is best that…

New year resolutions: finish it SAL project list

First off: a happy new year! My cross stitch friend Galdra, or magical525 on Deviants runs a blog with many beautiful sew alongs (SALs), check them out here: Magical quilts and more. Galdra is an amazing pattern designer and I look forward to the day I can participate in another one of her SAL’s from…

The Dear Jane quilt: feeling blue

I am not sad though, blue is just one of the background colours of the square quilt blocks of my Dear Jane quilt. I thought it would be fun to dedicate four Dear Jane posts to the four background colours I am using. This will give me the opportunity to write about the importance of…