Here is the weekly progress report on my blanket-
let’s see, I started it on 1/9 and now it is 24 inches long. That might be half way. It is very drapey and warm to work on.
Well, I got a piece into the show after all! It turns out they are being very relaxed about accepting work so I brought over my piece today.
First though, I framed it up. I was lucky that the postcard fit perfectly into an 8 x 10 standard frame. I backed the postcard with linen. As I was pulling out various lengths and scraps of possibilities, I came across a reminder of why I like working with my Mom’s fabric-
It all feels like so much family history.
I also framed up this one-
Update on the cards- I have the original postcards back from the printers and that why I could submit them to the shows. The notecards are suppose to be ready for me on Friday… they had to order the paper and various other delays. I am keeping my fingers crossed. I will put them into my etsy shop then. Does anyone have a great source of the clear sleeves for packaging them? I am a real beginner at this end of things!