Tuesday, August 12, 2008

Big wheels keep on turning...

Today is the first day of school for my youngest child, so we've been busy getting prepared.  I'm still in a funk which will be a long time riding itself out and knowing this is the best resolve to a heart breaking situation. 


I've sewn on a binding to the small work called Willie Pearl and am thinking about doing similiar pieces the same size as a collective genealogical piece.  There is a piece waiting on the line so to speak if I can ever get back into my workshop...again, I'm aiming for Thursday. 


I'm thinking about taking a bookmaking workshop on Friday.  Beginning with the weekend and the following week, there are several textile art related meetings in my calendar...keeps my spirit rolling on the river ;)



6 comments:

  1. Oh dear. I am so sorry for what ever has you in a funk. I think a bookmaking workshop would be a good thing for you!! Hangeth in.

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  2. Oh my gosh, your last to have a "first day of school". How magical and wonderful.
    My youngest entered school for the first time two yrs ago and I must say I do love having the day to myself now, however the 1st 6 mts I did miss the little bugger, kept listening for noise or activity to see what he's up to and it was only the sound of silence I heard. These days I love, love, love that sound of silence whenever I can get it this summer.

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  3. First day of school are fond and distant memories around here. Cherish each and every moment with the last chick in line.

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  4. Bookmaking? Hmmmmm...is that legal....even in KY?

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  5. Yes, take the bookmaking class. I took a bunch of small works that never amounted to much and started making a book out of them. It gives me relief, as I like you, have been in a slight funk. Book-make yourself right out of it.

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