April 24, 2016

 Five days ago, I posted my 1,000th Crane. Can you guess how lost I feel without this daily habit? The extra daily time from posting and writing about this project… it’s not a relief to have that extra time now. I feel empty when I remember I don’t *have* to do anything anymore. Empty. Date: April … Continue reading

Block 999: April 18, 2016

ONE. (holy crap.) Date: April 18, 2016 Crane: 999 Days Spent on Project: 1153 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: Surprise, I’ve got Youtube playing Alexander McQueen’s “Widows of Culloden.” Today is all about strings and wind instruments. Thoughts/Feelings behind the block: As … Continue reading

Block 998: April 17, 2016

TWO! TWO? Date: April 17, 2016 Crane: 998 Days Spent on Project: 1152 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: It’s Sunday morning, just now 10am. I’m sitting on my balcony. My dog is snoring on one of his beds, which is positioned to … Continue reading

Block 997: April 16, 2016

THREE!!! Date: April 16, 2016 Crane: 997 Days Spent on Project: 1151 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: Currently, Sia… before that Katy Perry… before that Carly Rae Jepsen… before that some (well, a lot of) Alexander McQueen and so on. Thoughts/Feelings behind … Continue reading

Block 996: April 15, 2016

FOUR!!! Date: April 15, 2016 Crane: 996 Days Spent on Project: 1150 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: Back to Alexander McQueen, courtesy of Youtube… Currently, I am in the middle of “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocius.” People have said that collection showed a designer simultaneously at … Continue reading

Block 995: April 14, 2016

FIVE! Date: April 14, 2016 Crane: 995 Days Spent on Project: 1149 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: I don’t even think there’s music on in the shop today. It’s very quiet… Thoughts/Feelings behind the block: I think I’m ready for something new … Continue reading

Block 994: April 13, 2016

SIX! Date: April 13, 2016 Crane: 994 Days Spent on Project: 1148 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: No music in the costume shop today that I can hear. No talking either… Thoughts/Feelings behind the block: Just one day at a time. One … Continue reading

Block 993: April 12, 2016

SEVEN! Date: April 12, 2016 Crane: 993 Days Spent on Project: 1147 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: Nothing today in the shop. Super quiet. Thoughts/Feelings behind the block: What is there to say today? I feel like I need to make these last … Continue reading

Block 992: April 11, 2016

EIGHT DAYS! Date: April 11, 2016 Crane: 992 Days Spent on Project: 1146 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: I really want to listen to Demi Lovato in my office, but I think the shop will object. Silence. Thoughts/Feelings behind the block: Eight … Continue reading