I couldn’t wait to start stitching, so I didn’t … A single piece of linen has been basted onto my patchplay and I’ve begun adding Kantha to the beginning of the cloth while waiting for the final days of 2015 to reveal its ending.
This is what my patchplay has led to … a record of the rain that has fallen on our Hill Country land, measured in one inch patches of blue … surrounded by patches of sunlight and sun-baked rock. It’s a far cry from my first arrangement of white linen patches back in August before I … Continue reading – Land of Flood and Drought
Patch #353 The color of cold It’s not my most inspired patch, but it does mark the beginning of “drip the tap” season in the Hill Country. Yesterday’s high was 77 degrees … This morning our thermometer read 21 degrees. The math is mind-boggling: a 56 degree drop in 15 hours! So I’m … Continue reading – Land of extremes