Week in Review 2024 – 04/12

Committed I am committed, or perhaps that could be, I should be committed. Although I have learned to say no to others and to myself, it is easy (now that is an understatement) to take on more than I can manage. This is especially noticeable when multiple commitments must be accomplished at the same time.… Continue reading Week in Review 2024 – 04/12

Week in Review 2024 – 04/05

Progress I am making progress. It doesn’t always feel like it, though. One of the advantages of writing a weekly blog post is seeing the progress. When I am in the studio, even as the stitches add up and blocks stack up, I am visualizing the ultimate goal. Since there is frequently a wide gap… Continue reading Week in Review 2024 – 04/05

Week in Review 2024 – 03/29

Assess The rule of real estate is location, location, location, while the rule of art is assess, assess, assess. At least that is one of my guiding principles for life and art. One thing I have been assessing recently is my small works. I started making them when I joined Cohasset Open Studios in 2020.… Continue reading Week in Review 2024 – 03/29

Week in Review 2024 – 03/01

Change Change is a constant. Sometimes change is due to outside forces. However, often change is a caused due to our own choice. After all, how many times have you been tempted try a new pattern, take a class or opt for a spontaneous weekend away? In November I decided to teach myself Japanese with… Continue reading Week in Review 2024 – 03/01

Week in Review 2024 – 02/16

Up and Down I am up and down both figuratively and literally. The Senior Executive Director of Studio Operations (SEDOSO) took a tumble on some black ice. Although he was able to get himself upright, he will be “down” for several weeks. I am up and down caring for him. SAQA’s Conference SAQA’s annual conference… Continue reading Week in Review 2024 – 02/16

Week in Review 2024 – 02/02

Let’s Get Physical Let’s get physical. Quilting is an endurance sport. It takes physical and mental stamina. The older I get the more aware I am of just how important maintaining my body is to being able to work in my studio. So, I make it a point to work on my balance and stamina.… Continue reading Week in Review 2024 – 02/02