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Pam
Connecticut, USA
I used to be a video editor. Now I make quilts. It's not that different.
Interests: Movies, quilting, photography, food, nature, art
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I did a lot of sketching too. Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2017 at jump cut arts
You've written some great posts about balance - I am always so interested in what you have to say! Maybe the balance for me is more making and less writing - at least for now!
The color couldn't come at a better time!
Thank you Kerry. Greenery is along the lines of my favorite color so I expect be making more and more!
Yew, I remember it well! I had no money for transportation . . .
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I wasn't expecting it, nor was I looking for it, but there it was - I felt renewed. Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2016 at jump cut arts
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Thanks, Eileen
Toggle Commented Nov 13, 2016 on Current Events at jump cut arts
Linocut. I hope to start woodcuts soon.
Toggle Commented Nov 13, 2016 on Current Events at jump cut arts
Yes, Kerry. Thank you.
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Posted Nov 11, 2016 at jump cut arts
Thank you for taking the time to respond, Kerry (and complimenting my quilting). I remember reading a lot of criticism regarding quilt shows which gave up more floor space to vendors at the expense of the exhibit. It kind of made sense back then, in the pre-Internet early '90s, since many of us (me) did not have access to brick and mortar fabric stores and relied on shows to buy fabrics. This doesn't quite hold up today as we have more ways to see and buy, and a lot more to buy. But we still don't have excess of money and time (at least I don't). Maybe it's because the industry analysts focus on 2 demographics that do not describe me: the stay-at-home mom and the retiree, both of whom have the winning combination of disposable time and cash. I'm not quite sure I know how many people fit this description, but I think the industry is banking on it. One more thing; your word 'frenetic' nails it.
Toggle Commented Sep 9, 2016 on One Thing Leads To Another at jump cut arts
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Have you ever walked into a room and promptly forgotten why you are there? Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2016 at jump cut arts
Thank you Margaret! I have a few ideas about the quilting, but I can't seem to commit. I know I'll poppet of bed one morning with just the right idea!
Toggle Commented Sep 7, 2016 on Midnight Swim at jump cut arts
Thank you very much for reading, Kerry, and I am so glad you enjoyed it. I am really looking forward to finishing this piece - I'll have it done by next summer for sure! Thank you also for telling me about the Wordpress issue - I'll look into that. And, thanks for the big compliment on my post. I don't write very often, but when I do, I try to make it interesting!
Toggle Commented Aug 31, 2016 on Midnight Swim at jump cut arts
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This kind of heat always brings back a particular memory of a summer, long, long ago. Continue reading
Posted Aug 30, 2016 at jump cut arts
Thank you Sandy!
Toggle Commented Aug 3, 2016 on Summer Afternoon #3 at jump cut arts
You are close, Susan, . . .
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Thank you Jean!
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Hi Kerry - thanks for the compliment! I can't decide if I should prep more hexagons or baste a new top for the Olympics. Since my new quilt is about swimming I should probably go that route. Let the games begin - it should be pretty interesting . . .
Toggle Commented Aug 3, 2016 on Summer Afternoon #3 at jump cut arts
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Let's all slow down, shall we? Continue reading
Posted Aug 2, 2016 at jump cut arts
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. . . give beauty to the world. Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2016 at jump cut arts
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. . the two most beautiful words . . . Continue reading
Posted Jun 26, 2016 at jump cut arts
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My pretend money is on Exaggerator - I picked him in the Preakness. Continue reading
Posted Jun 10, 2016 at jump cut arts
Good point, Ruth.
Toggle Commented May 10, 2016 on Beyond at jump cut arts