Posted in November 2015

Block 859: November 30, 2015

This would have to be my Starlight Express Crane, if there were such a thing. Don’t laugh. That show was the experience that unknowingly told me *this* is what I wanted to do. Date: November 30, 2015 Crane: 859 Days Spent on Project: 1014 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: … Continue reading

Block 858: November 29, 2015

It’s only 6pm, and I’m already in bed. Date: November 29, 2015 Crane: 858 Days Spent on Project: 1013 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: I decided to listen to Sundara Karma today, since I spent most of yesterday listening obsessively to “Flame (Roosevelt … Continue reading

Block 857: November 28, 2015

Another Saturday night in Portland. Tomorrow will be another day. I’m still alive. We’re all still here. Date: November 28, 2015 Crane: 857 Days Spent on Project: 1012 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: I’ve had “Flame (Roosevelt Remix)” by Sundara Karma on … Continue reading

Block 856: November 27, 2015

I only went in to work for two hours today! Date: November 27, 2015 Crane: 856 Days Spent on Project: 1011 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: Not much today, but I’m currently watching “Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries” on Netflix. Thoughts/Feelings behind the … Continue reading

Block 855: November 26, 2015

Happy Thanksgiving, everyone. (If you celebrate it, of course.) Date: November 26, 2015 Crane: 855 Days Spent on Project: 1010 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: I’ve got the weekly Spotify “Discover” playlist playing today. It’s fairly good this week, a few songs … Continue reading

Block 854: November 25, 2015

I admit I do especially enjoy how the seams disappear in the background fabric. Date: November 25, 2015 Crane: 854 Days Spent on Project: 1009 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: Well, I really wanted to listen to ANY recording of The Wiz, … Continue reading

Block 853: November 24, 2015

Just under the gun. Date: November 24, 2015 Crane: 853 Days Spent on Project: 1008 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: Ariana Grande. I’m stuck in a rut. Thoughts/Feelings behind the block: I wish there were a more exciting reason why I was … Continue reading

Block 852: November 23, 2015

Five minutes at a time. Date: November 23, 2015 Crane: 852 Days Spent on Project: 1007 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: Back to listening to Ariana Grande’s “Why Try.” I’m not that despondent tonight, though. Thoughts/Feelings behind the block: The week started … Continue reading

Block 851: November 22, 2015

Here’s an admission: That background fabric is the last *new* piece of fabric to go into this project. I think I have enough pieces of quilting cotton in my stack to get me to One Thousand and never to have duplicated a combination. The end is in sight. Date: November 22, 2015 Crane: 851 Days … Continue reading

Block 850: November 21, 2015

Well. Only 150 more to go. Date: November 21, 2015 Crane: 850 Days Spent on Project: 1005 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: TBD Music I listened to while sewing: I’ve had Adele’s song “Hello” on repeat all day via Spotify. I’ve also had her “When We Were Young” on … Continue reading