Monday, October 17, 2022

Cobbler August Wednesday.. (long)

At auntie Mary's cabin in the woods!

Mary asked us to each bring something to dye..
both sister Jana and i forgot..

Joyce brought a set of white hankies
Carol brought wool! Carol P brought fabric

with Auntie Pat supervising..
we are ready to dye!

now we wait a bit, lets eat!
Carol P wanted hotdogs!
so we had hotdogs, salad and more..

after we ate, time to unwrap!
Carols wool!

Carol P's, Beautiful.
once the air hits them
 the green turns to blue

then Joyce's hankies..

uncle Doodles, hanging out..

we went on a quick pontoon ride,
Carol P must of found a pair of Marys 
grandbabes fun glasses

beautiful sunset..

time for dessert and Carol P 
finally gets to open her birthday gifts
nobody likes to open gifts more than Carol..

Carol also requested Marys
famous berry pie!

then a little show and tell..
Auntie Pat had finished a quilt top
using Minnesota shop hop fabric.

Auntie Marys making progress
on her afghan pattern.

Mary was getting ready for some vending
and showed us some of her goodies..
she really has been busy...

Ready to share SHIBORI
Japanese art form that will mesmerize your visual sense.
Remember staring at the clouds …
This blue and white one of a kind art form
will bring out the creative nature as you look at the many pieces.
Selling this Saturday 10-4:00 in Akeley Mn.

then time to go home.. Auntie Pat watched for deer.
lots out there as the sun went down.

Enjoy the fall days my blog friends..                     Jody
i think our fall days are over..
 only up to 30 degrees at noon today...


Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Cobbler shop hopping!

my ride is here!

First stop Oklee, Mn.
Heidi Janas Daughter in Law met us there!

ok done, and off to the next!

Carol was stitching on a new wool applique project!

about an 1 1/2 hours later, our next shop!
Blackduck, MN

sister is just so photogenic! 

i was a bit excited,
 i met someone working there that 
also was a rug hooker! whoo hoo!

a very nice shop! 
i feel like i need to go back
as i did alot of chatting and 
really never looked around much..
but enjoyed visiting with a fellow rug hooker!

next lunch! nice small town café!

next stop Bemidji, MN
Auntie Mary quickly found 
her sons skate board design in a window
they were closed so we couldn't go in and brag!

I forgot to take a picture but it is
Sadie Rae's quilt shop!

so 3 quilt shops today! was a good day! 
with great food, friends and fun!
  1 to go, it was in the opposite direction
so we will do the last one
 separately, another day!
sister Jana went with Carol P. on Monday.

then she went again Tuesday
 with Mary, mom and I!
daughter Angela met us there!

Mary ran into friends!

we visited 4 shops in our region
 so each got a mug, 3 fat quarters and a scissors!

i am making a baby quilt for my friends daughter 
who i recently made a quilt for their wedding!
they are expecting a girl
 soon after their first anniversary!!
i found some fabric! i need 
to order the pattern then i will be all set!
found out when cutting the fabric
 it was by the same designer
that the fabric was that i made their wedding quilt of!

enjoy your August days my blog friends!     jody