Category Archives: Faith

Christmas Wreath in July

If you’ve followed my blog for a while, then you’ve seen the ‘Real Life’ pictures of my Library. Here’s the latest: I thought that maybe we were having a contest to see just how much stuff we could fit into … Continue reading

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Prayer Shawl #3

Last week my friend Chrissy had to rush home because her mom needed emergency surgery. She ended up having a quadruple bypass! YIKES! Chrissy is a sweetheart and we have a great time together. In this picture you can’t tell … Continue reading

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Dresses for Missions – #39

Dress #39 It’s been a few months since I’ve made a dress… I know! I was actually motivated to make this dress after receiving the fabric for the ruffle: This past fall after I gave my talk about this ministry … Continue reading

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Jesus Nuts

About a year ago I was searching for something on the internet when I came across the Jesus Nut jewelry. This started my wheels spinning and I knew that I wanted to make my own version of this nut. Luckily … Continue reading

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A New Missal Cover for Karen

Years ago I had (poorly) made a missal cover for Karen: I used a cross stitched piece that I had stitched years ago and that I had placed on my fridge (isn’t that where you display your art?). Karen loved … Continue reading

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Spring Cross – Framed

I’m sad to see this series at an end. This is what it looked like before I framed it: I told you that I went with mats that were much different than what I typically would pick. However, I think … Continue reading

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Spring Cross – DONE!!

This was officially finished on November 1st. I started it on February 3rd. Almost exactly 9 months from start to finish! I think that this is the quickest that I’ve stitched one of these crosses. I’m not sure if it’s … Continue reading

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