Uncovering some long forgotten projects as we continue the move to the new work space. And it’s beginning to look like there may be hundreds of them, collected over time. All with good intentions to complete, of course. Anyone else relate?
It feels good to finally tackle this one. Oak topped farm table.
It was covered with stubborn glue and old red marbled linoleum when we found it. Scraping, sanding and waxing the top but keeping the time worn white painted finish on the legs, apron and drawer fronts. A wonderful, naturally distressed piece.
The former, faithful drawing table companion, will serve as our desk in
the new Joy Studio Office.
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Sticking to the August schedule.
This week, wrapping & running fabric to the
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P A I N T I N G P R O G R E S S
At the new JOY STUDIO Retreat & Work Space
Becoming a blank canvas for creative spaces, with a fresh coat of linen paint.
August goals for getting into the new location by September:
Week #1 – Complete Painting & Cleaning
Week #2 – Move Fabric & Frames
Week #3 – Move Furniture, Fixtures & Supplies
Week #4 – Organize & Refine the Space
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WIN A PANEL!!! – Details at Quilting Treasures Facebook Pg.
I am honored to announce that Quilting Treasures is again presenting,
the HUNGRY ANIMAL ALPHABET panel!
From our very first (& favorite) fabric collection, back by popular demand.
The HAA Panel – Available in quilt shops now.
Just in time to grab some Hungry Animal Alphabet coordinates during our moving SALE!!!
Save 30% at our Etsy Shop.
Use Code: moving2014 at checkout thru Aug. 7
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So, what would moving be . . .
without a MOVING SALE!
On our Etsy Store for the next 3 weeks, 30% OFF on 3 new fabric group listings.
Enter code: moving2014 at checkout
30% off on ALL of our fabric listings!
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I am excited to let you know that the Joy Studio is expanding. We have just made it official and rented some additional studio and office space. A charming cottage in a convenient and quiet setting. If you’ve ever dreamed of a creative retreat, a visit to our Joy Studio, may be for you.
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Located near the caves, in Pacific, MO
Contact us for more info – firstname.lastname@example.org
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The blueberries are ready to pick in the Midwest so, we had no other choice but to head out early this morning, to Huckleberry Hollow, berry patch extraordinaire.
The report we heard was that the bushes, were loaded! And they were. Row after row of beautiful blue brambles so, we were off, grabbed our pails and picked till our hearts content. Well, until we had picked twenty six quarts anyway, between four of us. Even then, it was difficult to walk away from the blue bounty.
Yum fresh berries!
Berries for baking . . . this fall?
And some to try now of course.
And maybe, some to paint?
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