Tagged with family

Block 593: February 2, 2015

I’ve gone from the blues back to the reds today. The mean reds. Date: February 2, 2015 Crane: 593 Days Spent on Project: 713 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: I’d dedicate this one to someone else I met through Sleep No More. Back in 2013, when I was asked … Continue reading

Block 524: November 19, 2014

Another one of my Bowery Beauty series. Date: November 19, 2014 Crane: 524 Days Spent on Project: 639 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Jacob D. Pigg. Growing up, I was diagnosed at a *fairly* young age with Asthma. The doctor, my first asthmoloist, in my childhood rated it almost at … Continue reading

Block 523: November 18, 2014

And like that, everything started at the same time. Go figure. Date: November 18, 2014 Crane: 523 Days Spent on Project: 638 Location: NW Portland, OR Person I would have sent it to: Brahman Alcana Pretty Beautiful Petki Floyd. Brahman was the Heinz 57 dog that my eldest sister adopted when she was in college. … Continue reading

Block 268: November 28, 2013

  Happy Thanksgiving, everyone. Brown seemed appropriate today. Date: November 28, 2013 Crane: 268 Days Spent on Project: 285 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Andrea M. Andrea was hired to work with us in the Actors Theater Costume Shop for the first time during my first season. As … Continue reading

Block 122: June 19, 2013

  I’ve been doing this project for over four months now. Pretty crazy, right? Date: June 19, 2013 Crane: 122 Days Spent on Project: 122 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Adam M. Another one of my first year college hall-mates, Adam was destined for med school. Along with … Continue reading

Block 67: April 25, 2013

There are days when it takes 10 minutes to sew a 4 inch straight seam. There are days when the bobbin runs out one inch away from finishing the completed block. There are days when the sewing needle snaps in two when you go over pressed seams. (Not sure how that happened; but after replacing … Continue reading

Block 6: February 23, 2013

Saturday night, and I’m spending the evening in to finish this quilt block! Who said all New York evenings were fabulous? But, who might be suggesting this particular New York evening ISN’T fabulous? (I will admit to having a glass of wine right now; it’s been a long week, and I just arrived home at … Continue reading