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Carolyn Foley
Brisbane Australia
I am a Embroidery Designer and Tutor. I am married with three children, all young adults.
Interests: art, design, technology, teaching, embroidery, clothing, textile, quilting.
Recent Activity
I am away enjoying myself in the cool weather. Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented yesterday on No posts for a few days at caro-rose-creations
Yes I think so too. I was surprised that so many children attended. Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented 3 days ago on ANZAC DAY 2016 at caro-rose-creations
Thank you. It is a sad time but part of life. Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented 3 days ago on The full moon at caro-rose-creations
Those builders are now up to finishing the new wooden floors. That means I will have no access to the computer for a few days. I am sensitive to chemical smells and the coating of the floors is going to... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at caro-rose-creations
It is a sad day today as we will attend the funeral of my husband's cousin Margaret. I always value the way she and her husband Brian welcomed me into the family and made the connections for my husband to... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at caro-rose-creations
She seems to be improving and there is no way I could carry her. Im investigating a trolley that I could pull her around in. Having said that she did like the shopping trolley. Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented 5 days ago on Jasmine and me at caro-rose-creations
I still enjoyed my time despite the heat. Just sorry I didnt get out to Bendigo and the regions around there. Next time. Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented 5 days ago on Finally, the shopping at caro-rose-creations
I got to all of them. I have a nose for the good places. Sent from my iPhone
Toggle Commented 5 days ago on The weather at caro-rose-creations
The early morning saw lines of torches lighting the way down to the beach where our little island gathers for our ANZAC Day ceremony. We only have a few street lights on the streets but down near the jetty and... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at caro-rose-creations
Well the day went well. I had to get up early to catch the 6am ferry so I would get there in time for my daughter-in-law to get to work on time. Monique went off to school and Jasmine ate... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at caro-rose-creations
Thats just how it happened. But Grandma needs some time to recover.
Toggle Commented Apr 23, 2016 on Grandma Duty at caro-rose-creations
We had a lovely day. It will take me a while to recover.
Toggle Commented Apr 23, 2016 on Grandma Duty at caro-rose-creations
Well I got some more fabric and have arranged to have a weekend away with a friend to help.
Jasmine is sick so I have been called in to do 'grandma duty'. Jasmine, in her best sick voice, has asked that we go shopping, make gingerbread biscuits, do some painting, take the dog to the park and then go... Continue reading
Posted Apr 21, 2016 at caro-rose-creations
I hadnt planned as much work as the ones that were in the quilt show. This has to be able to go into the washing machine and stand up to a little girl using it. It is for her 4th Birthday and today inspiration struck and I found some nice fabrics to put borders around the blocks.
My mind is constantly on the go. At the moment the deadline has come to chose the furniture for the house. I think I have it sorted but I have to place the orders now.
Toggle Commented Apr 21, 2016 on WIPW at caro-rose-creations
All this moving around has really unsettled me. I can't stitch although I have tried to do some work on Jasmine's 'Peter Rabbit Quilt". I have only got as far as cutting up the panel and deciding that I need... Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2016 at caro-rose-creations
Thanks Queenie. The house is getting so near to the end that the anticipation I feel at getting back home has left me unable to concentrate on anything. Its time to start looking for furniture I think
Toggle Commented Apr 20, 2016 on WIPW at caro-rose-creations
I have been sailing small boats since I was in Primary School but I am not so familiar with outboard motors.
Toggle Commented Apr 20, 2016 on An Indian Summer at caro-rose-creations
A great big nothing this week. Moving houses and taking My husband to the Doctors seem to have filled the whole week. I didn't even do any shopping! I promise to be better next week. I did think about doing... Continue reading
Posted Apr 19, 2016 at caro-rose-creations
I did and this last book isnt a quick read but I am enjoying it.
Toggle Commented Apr 19, 2016 on On the move again at caro-rose-creations
Yes it seems I do.
Toggle Commented Apr 19, 2016 on A touch of comfort at caro-rose-creations
We are having an Indian Summer here. There is definitely a change in the temperature. Most noticeable in the morning and evenings, but the days are hot with temperatures around the 30 degree C mark. This last 2 weeks past... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2016 at caro-rose-creations
I have spent a weekend in my own home. I have been able to sit in comfortable chairs and sleep in my own bed. It has been cool enough to put a quilt on the bed because the breeze off... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2016 at caro-rose-creations
We have to move house again today. Our land lady forgot just when she had let our house for the weekend and it is this weekend. So everything had to be moved into our unfinished home. I have spent a... Continue reading
Posted Apr 14, 2016 at caro-rose-creations