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Friday, April 10, 2009

Happy Easter and Blogaversary

Firstly Happy Easter to all. Especially those who are family visiting or entertaining. I tried my normal swimming yesterday but my shoulder still doesn't like it. I've kept up the walking, did an hour yesterday and 50 mins the morning before and am really suffering today, just a quick walk to the shops. I did get out into the garden and potted on my Tumbling Tom tomatoes, they are showing their first flower buds so I'm quite excited. Pete put some hooks in the garage extension so I can hang my hanging baskets inside. It's too cold yet for bedding plants here on the NE coast. I bought a few more this afternoon, so guess what I'll be doing tomorrow.

Stitching wise The Pins & Needles exhibition went very well and we have our monthly EG meeting tomorrow. I've made one yellow square for our Rainbow Square project. Yellow squaresIt's a 'tree' made of different threads and fibres on dissolvable fabric then the whole thing machine stitched with silk thread.Machine silk embroidered I started another which will be hand quilted. Quilted Daisy 1

Here is a picture of the South West Region Rainbow Squares N2 1

It will be my Blog's birthday in 10 days so I have a small give away for someone. All you have to do is leave a comment and I'll get DH to draw the winner on the day

9 comments:

Clare - Aimetu said...

The Rainbow Squares looks brilliant.

I hope you can swim again soon but walking is good :)

Happy Easter - and happy blogoversary, I'd love to be entered please.

Karan said...

Love the rainbow squares, they are so pretty, & make a beautiful show when displayed all together. :0)

Elisa said...

Happy Easter to you too

Love the Rainbow Squares, very pretty...

Please enter me into your draw...early Happy Blogoversary to you!!

Mylene said...

Have a Happy Easter!

and Happy Blogoversary soon. I'd love to be entered in your draw, thanks.

Julie said...

Rainbow squares looks lovely.

Happy Blogoversary!

Elaine said...

Happy Easter Sheila. Love reading your blog, look like both Pete and yourself enjoyed the Chinese. Was the glass half full or half empty ? take care Elaine xxx

jane said...

I love the rainbow square, hope you can get back to your swimming soon. Please enter me in your blogaversary draw.

Lisa said...

rainbow squares are lovely

Happy Blogoversary when it arrives Sheila

please enter me in to your draw

thanks :)

jojo said...

The rainbow square is gorgeous, nice stash too.
Please enter me in the draw and Happy Blogoversary :)