As predicted I had a super day. It's late and I'm sitting here and there are simply times that I can't express my self. Just helped Tilly with her new reader, she held it up to the computer so I could help her with her reading……. and now it's time  to sleep.!!!!!      …

IQA Long Beach

What are these gals laughing at…. it's all a bit too much fun really. I'm so lucky to have  wonderful friends to share quilting with me and still keep coming back….!!!!! During lunch hour today I ran down to the show floor to photograph. The place was buzzing, in fact at 10.00 am when the…

too pooped

It's 9.30 pm and I just got back from a day of teaching… I wil ave to get up early and post information on the show… Sorry….    

International Quilt Festival Long Beach

I arrived in Long Beach this afternoon. The Quilt Festival begins tomorrow and I will take photos to share during the day. The flags are flying This amazing quilt is in the Foyer Will the food court cope this year This image is seen from the hotel We're by the Ocean so I have great…

A good day.

Well, I'm still finishing off the roasted seaweed and mixing it with the breakfast cereal and coffee I bought today…. There's no law to say you can't eat cereal for dinner… (specially when you travel) After the events of yesterday I was a bit concerned what the day would bring today. I mentioned that I…

Seaweed, coffee and a health bar.

It's almost 10.00 pm and the heart has finally stopped racing. I'm dining on roasted seaweed, coffee and a health bar for dinner. The trip from Alamogordo to LAX went well.  (sort of) The hostie was the interesting, I happended to be right at the front… it looked as if she was a puppet going…

Museum of International Folk Art in Santa Fe.

One of the most fascinating part of our trip was to the Museum of International Folk Art in Santa Fe. Two of the exhibitions were outstandin, but I'm having a problem uploading photos so I did it in my gallery… We could have stayed there all day, but we only had 3 hours because we…

As I write this note I’m traveling down highway 380 from San Antonio to Carrizozo  New Mexico. In the distance there are blue mountains rising from flat earth and the road is dead straight  disappearing into the horizon with  predicable  perspective. The yellow line flicks past the car and draws us homeward. Clouds are heavy with…

Taos Pueblo.

It'd hard to keep up on the blog with all we've done, and I'm a few days behind with descriptions of the things we've seen. We visited Taos and the Pueblo, it has been continuously inhabited for over 1000 years.   See images in my Gallery I was a little surprised that there were shops…