Tag Archives: Charity

Prayer Shawl #3 – May 2018

I didn’t intend to crochet another prayer shawl. It just happened. You see, when I went to Atlanta in May I took enough yarn to make myself a fancy black shawl: We headed to Atlanta on a Tuesday so I … Continue reading

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Project Linus Blanket #11

In the Army This blanket’s true colors really don’t show up very well in this picture. I keep missing natural light and so I had to use my cross stitching lamp to light it up. I used a camouflaged multi-colored … Continue reading

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Dresses For Missions… Finally!

Yes, it’s been a while. It’s not for lack of materials, either. Other hobbies have taken up my time. However, I purchased some cotton batik when I was working on the chasuble for Advent that didn’t end up getting used. … Continue reading

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Project Linus – March 2018

My crochet hook has been busy. I finished my 9th blanket for Project Linus in January: “Coffee Shop” Why do I call this ‘Coffee Shop’? Well, let’s start at the bottom and work our way up.. You start with a … Continue reading

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Project Linus Blanket #6

After installing my sewing shelves I realized that I have a LOT of yarn. When I was looking for yarn to make my next blanket Chester and I studied the many skeins in my shelves. It was a bit rough … Continue reading

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Crochet – Prayer Shawl #2

After finishing the first prayer shawl I decided that I wanted to give another pattern a try. Again, I made a masculine shawl with a variegated yarn. It doesn’t contain any of my favorite colors, but the pattern was very … Continue reading

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Crochet – Prayer Shawl #1

Since I took up crocheting I have made a few blankets for Project Linus. It’s a good excuse to sit in front of the TV while helping a charity. Right? Well, when I was attending a meeting at church back … Continue reading

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