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Slow Stitch Workshops and Wonderful Maker Products

I tried something new recently- hosting 2-day workshops in November and early December. This proved quite different from my typical one-day workshops or evening classes. Hosting a longer, two-day event made it more practical for guests to travel from farther … Read more

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Collect and Collage: Sampler Stitching

Treasure-hunting and collecting beautiful bits of textiles to collage, then melding them together with basic running stitches has become my new favorite pastime. There are names of handwork similar to mine such as boro stitching, slow stitching, kantha, and visual … Read more

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Retirement Speech for My Firefighter Husband and Rolo Cigar Favors

As the day drew near to the retirement dinner for my husband Jeff hosted by the Petaluma Fire Department, I gave a lot of thought to what I would like to say to him at the event and for others … Read more

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