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SHHH!

The Thread Whisperers initiated their new art group with a field trip to Hillsborough, NC, to tour several art galleries, enjoy lunch, and anticipate what might lie ahead for this newly formed group of artists in 2017. We are eager to … Continue reading

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OOOOO! AWWW!

“Celebration in the City” I completed “Celebration in the City” prior to our Great Rivers of Europe Cruise in mid-September 2016. The work on it began earlier in the year when members of my local quilting group, The Piecemakers, decided to … Continue reading

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Day 9-Oct 1-Sat~Riding the border~Passau, Germany

Day 9-Oct 1-Sat~Riding the border~Passau, Germany As we float down the Danube River, we are straddling the border between Austria and Germany. There are rolling tree-covered hills with picturesque villages on either side. We won’t technically be in Germany until … Continue reading

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DAY 8, Friday, Sept 30~Melk Abbey

DAY 8, Friday, Sept 30 When we woke up and looked out our window, we could see that we were approaching a lock. While we ate breakfast, the Captain aligned the ship to navigate a lock adjacent to another ship of … Continue reading

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Wow! 4 months….

Hi Friends! WordPress tells me it has been four months since my last post. Meanwhile I’ve had many writing ideas, just no “true grit” to put fingers to keyboard. The Opening and Artist’s reception for ARTQUILTSvoices occurred this Friday evening. … Continue reading

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Fall Colors!

Who can ignore the colors of fall? This is my favorite season… it is in the high 50s here in North Carolina, and the colors of fall are at their peak. I have been silent on my blog due to … Continue reading

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SAQA Benefit Auction donation…

After spending two months exploring Spain, I’ve completed my first creative attempt to record that experience. We’ve been home only 10 days, and luckily, this piece was limited to 12″x12″ by the rules committee. I have many pictures from which … Continue reading

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Barcelona Final -Day Five

Sagrada Familia Basilica was architecturally designed and engineered by Antoni Gaudi, a devout Catholic who, never marrying, devoted his last decades to building this church. Started in 1882, the construction continues with the use of Gaudi’s plans. Gaudi was struck by … Continue reading

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Winding Down …

 Before leaving Valenca on Saturday morning, early, by Renfe AVE train heading to Madrid, we stopped by Ristorante La Spaghetteria for one last delicious meal!   Al and Ingrid ordered the same sauce, Boscaiola which has Tomate, nata, champiñones y funghi … Continue reading

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Barcelona Day Three… Evening fun

After viewing sites on Montjuíc and a rest, we are off for one of the highlights of our visit… Casa Batlló, a house he redesigned in 1904. Two prominent elements of his life may have led to his famed architectural … Continue reading

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