Georgia OKeefe

Amongst other things we visited ghost Ranch nestled in the Jemez Range. We wandered around at the base of the mountain with about 6 other photographers who were photographing rocks. I don't know a lot about Georgia O'Keefe, but she is rather an Icon  here in New Mexico. It's interesting to walk in her shoes…

Inspiration and creating – 2

The wire image would be the background quilting on the quilt… sort of like large cross hatching but dark grey and it would look like the fence… it's a bit hard to draw on the computer. See the description of the design in the previous post    

Inspiration and creating

I'm get inspiration from many sources and on this tour a have allowed myself the time to create images from the things I see. I've written them into the blog to inspire you to do the same. Yesterday Lisa and I traveled to Chimayo, we had searched the Internet and it seemed a place we…

Orbitz and Hilton Hotel.

I have difficulty putting photos up in the evening, the Internet is slow… but in the morning works a treat. So no blog tonight. We had the most amazing day today…. I took photos of over 300 items of textile….. YES, here in Santa Fe….!!!! I have to say after my last rant, I had…

I walked the streets of Taos yesterday. It was delightful, and the biggest surprise was to find a fabric shop Common threads, Uncommon fabrics http://images.travelpod.com/bin/tripwow/flash/tripwow.swf The Lisa And Pams Patterned Pathways, a Creative Journey Slideshow: Pam’s trip from Alamogordo, New Mexico, United States to 3 cities Taos, Taormina and Chimayo was created by TripAdvisor. See…

Darn It…..

Quilted cars. Fabric that made my heart stop, huge visas and wonderful weather….. Yesterday was an amazing day. I received news that two of my quilts were juried into Houston, and that my quilts arrived in Birmingham two days after I sent them… but now I have to pay duty as well. I'm also smarting…

It’s official

Summer 2011, a fitting theme for our trip. (it's actually my $3.50 Wallyworld Tshirt) Lunch yesterday with our wonderful Quilt festival group was our first program on the agenda yesterday…. we were absolutely thrilled with the results, those gals worked so hard. It means the three identification  units are able to be purchased and a…

I’m thrilled.

Our final figure raised at the event on the weekend was around $16000…. We have some expenses to be deducted….. but the amount will be close to this…. Thank you, thank you, thank you….  

Cats alive with pencils….!!!!

Miss Tilly, the cats who live in the notebook with Alice Isabella have learned to write with pencils in their tails or is it 'tales' just as you suggested. !!! Love Bamma