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Monday, January 02, 2006

Show and Tell

Today, there was actually LIGHT in NY. Lately, it's been rather grey and gloomy, so my picture taking opportunities have been almost non-existant. So, I decided to take advantage of the light and snap some of my previous finishes and a couple of UFO's that I put away.

The finishes are from 1999-2005. I can honestly say that I haven't finished anything for myself in 2005 since the Spring. The last finish I had was Hillside Samplings, Button Sheep. The other finishes were exchange pieces.

Drawn Thread:

ABC Sampler

Random Thoughts. I changed the verse to one of my favorite Psalms.

A Christmas piece:

A Drawn Thread oop:

Shepherd Bush:
A Christmas piece:

A Halloween piece that's got to be at least 10 years old. I need to sew the buttons on and make it into a wall hanging. Didn't I say I have finishing anxiety?

And a Prairie Schooler WIP that's as old as dirt.

Prairie Village:

There are more Drawn Thread and I will have to take pictures of my active Wips over the weekend when I have adequate lighting. I hope you liked my show and tell.


BeckySC said...

Oh, you have some lovely pieces there, my friend :)
I have several of these and need to pull them out and stitch them-seeing yours put a BEE in my bonnet :) LOL!
VERY nice work :)

Huggers :)

Cathy said...

We have very similar taste. I've finished some of these; others are in my stash. You've got a beautiful collection here!

~Harsha~ said...

ahh.. i love your Button Sheep! really lovely..

Isabelle said...

Oh Joanie, your work is exquisite! I love your taste. All your pieces are lovely!

I particularly love Random Thoughts with your own choice of scripture. But really I love them all! Fabulous, fabulous work. I do hope you will manage to stitch more for you this year. :o)

Thank you for sharing these beauties with us :o)

Karoline said...

They're all lovely Joanie, thank you for sharing them with us

Nancy K. said...

Hello Joanie:

I love your pictures! I have Pumpkin Stew stitched, too, and hang it every Halloween. Thanks for sharing your stitching.

Take care, Nancy

Juanita - aka flosslady said...

Thanks for sharing these pics. You've stitched some lovely pieces.

Seeing this reminds me that I really must stitch Random Thoughts. It has been sitting in my stash since it was first released, and I have yet to touch it.

Nicki said...

You've got some really lovely finishes there! I particularly like the Button Sheep. Really lovely stitching!

Susimac said...

Lovely pieces, I too have similar tastes to you and have a few in my stash to stitch


Senorita Stitches said...

I agree! You have great taste. I am a Drawn Thread and Prairie Schooler fan too. Great pieces!
I suppose I should finish one of the three Drawn Thread wips I have neglected.

Lelia said...

Awesome Show-n-Tell! Enjoyed your pics

KarenV said...

Thanks for sharing your pictures Joanie - they're all lovely pieces :)

I especially like Button Sheep - I have Button Heart on my wishlist to get some day :)

Maggie Ann said...

Your stitching is beautiful! Just visiting and enjoying your blog.