Well, really I just got plain sidetracked and ended up telling stories… If you ever think that being a quilt teacher is safe and boring… I'm about to share with you some secrets !!!!! Download It's almost Christmas – Episode 6
Download Podcast No 5 New years resolutions The Aggies are opening…. so I will take photos each day….
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Download Podcast 1. I've been asked by a few people to do a podcast every now and then. So I figured I would do one each Sunday evening while I'm home. If you have some ideas on specific subjects just email me and I will try to accomodate your request.
My new video of the Textile areas of Paris is up on the Quilt show…. with Ricky and Alex.
I’ve made the video shorter, so I hope you can view it now…. However, it is shown in Quicktime and if you don’t have it on your computer, I have added the URL. It’s free and is what most video’s are configured in nowdays. I’ll let you into a secret…. For years now, I’ve listened to my Ipod very loudly for 5-10 minutes before I teach or give a presentation. I walk away to a quiet spot, pop on the headphones and loose myself in the music. It’s a trigger to motivate, encourage and fire my enthusiasm… it’s become a habit and centers my vision on the task at hand. The song on the film is sung by Jo-dee Messina "I’m alright" and one is of my ‘trigger’ songs
Video blog I spent the afternoon working on the video…. it’s runs for 7 minutes and takes five minutes to buffer…. so if you would like to view my shed, my Summer House studio, the troops and my special things… just put it on, press go, and then make a cuppa for five minutes… I prefer to have the quality in the video rather than it look mooshy like U-Tube…… I still haven’t sorted the problem I had yesterday… I was back out here at 5.00 this morning, but gave up in disgust and did the ironing and attacked a pile of paperwork. Now Caroline, the little Possum, has been up burning the midnight oil it seems. In my post I’m stumped I asked the question? "How many fields of flax would it take to make 80 meters of linen fabric?" Caroline states:- "Now answers to questions like that take a bit of time and lots of research. There are very few records from medieval times regarding flax yields. Farming methods were different. You wouldn’t …
The bags are packed is a podcast, just a little update on the past few weeks.