Sewing

Duffel bag for art stuff

So, I recently made a bag for my brushes, paint and other stuff for when I am going to class – but then I bought a maulstick and it was a few inches longer than my bag. Oh well, back to the sewing machine! I used the Swoon Dallas as a starting point for this. …

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Paintings

Portrait of Peter

This RTW fast of 2018 have had a snowball effect on my (well, our) life. First it turned into a buy-nothing-year for us, and so far we have re-paid our car loan and another very large loan we had. We live on 50% of our income, using the rest to re-pay dept. Also, it has …

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Sewing

Another Lonetree jacket

OK, I loooove this pattern! It is easy to make, everything fits beautifully together and I love the style of the jacket. (See my twill version here and denim version here). I loved my yellow twill Lonetree, but in this climate it makes no sense. Most days it rains, and it is very windy, so I need …

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