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Susan Ramey Cleveland
Interests: quilting, fabric art, puzzles, altered books and paper art, movies, reading, writing, sewing, my church, quilting, journaling,
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This wasn’t supposed to happen... But it did. And I’m loving it. Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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I'm sure that any of you who are known for your experience in the use of a sewing machine has had family and friends request that you do hems, alterations, make them a quilt (like you can just whip one... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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But my seam ripper will be at rest today. I’m afraid I won’t be spending time in the sewing room today. Too much to do. Christmas is getting closer and closer. Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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I have to join the border blocks and then join them to the quilt top, and the Christmas Tree quilt will be ready for quilting. Jesse came into the sewing room just now and looked at it and asked, "Is... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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After church yesterday, Ramey and I did some Christmas shopping. I didn’t buy any gifts. My back was hurting so badly, I couldn’t concentrate. But on my way out of whatever store we were in (I think it was TJ... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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I met Barbara several years ago through my blog when she made her first comment. Since then we have forged a good friendship that has gone beyond blogging to sharing family happening as well as our mutual love for quiltmaking.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 29, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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My Christmas Tree is growing. 'Twas a wonderful Thanksgiving that was had at The Yellow House. Both sisters and one nephew joined daughter Andy, grandson Jesse, and I in a feast o'plenty. I followed through on my plan to have... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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Happy Turkey Day, Everyone Continue reading
Posted Nov 23, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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The Pain Monsters are ready to celebrate Thanksgiving. I thought I was making things easy on myself this holiday season. I have it all arranged so that the only thing I have to cook is the chicken and dressing, because... Continue reading
Posted Nov 22, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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I'm getting toward the bottom of the Christmas Tree quilt. Of course, when the center is done, I'll still have to stitch the candy cane border and add it. But that shouldn't take long. I have all the pieces cut.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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My heart is sad. We lost Nancy Zieman yesterday after her long battle with cancer. I worked with her on her books during the 90s. Nancy was a gracious and talented lady. She gave so much to so many. Posted... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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I garnered a bunch of great goodies yesterday from various sources. First of all, I made it to quilters guild meeting yesterday. Although I wasn't able to stay for the entire meeting (my back started complaining loudly, so I had... Continue reading
Posted Nov 14, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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I got quite a bit of sewing done this morning, making progress on the Christmas Tree quilt. Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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I got a bunch of work done today, sewing the pieces together for the Christmas Tree quilt. My cleaning lady Anna was here, after being away for several weeks because of a family crisis. The house was really in need... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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A quilter on Facebook finished this quilt and posted a photo. With all the projects I have stacked up (and so little time I’m able to spend sewing), you’d think I could admire it and walk on. But no. Not... Continue reading
Posted Nov 7, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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I've had some really bad days recently dealing with the fibro an especially the back pain. But today, so far, I'm feeling better. I'm going to see if my good fortune will continue through a little bit of quiltmaking work.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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I have errands to run today, so I should be saving my energy for them. But I was compelled to come up to the sewing room and cut a few squares. Although Happy Christmas Tree quilt looks simple, and is... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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In the early morning, the sun comes in my living room window and makes little squares of warmth on the carpet. This is where Skipper likes spend his mornings. But my Skipper takes care of his mates too. He has... Continue reading
Posted Oct 25, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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When my sister Ramey and I were kids, our favorite Saturday afternoon activity was a trip to the Roxy Theatre, our local movie house, to see a scary movie. VIncent Price starred in many of these spine-tingling thrillers--including "House of... Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
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Last night my sister Ramey brought me a wonderful ornament to add to my Halloween quilt, “Trick or Tree,” which I have hanging in my foyer. I wanted to post of photo today, but I’m having photo download problems for... Continue reading
Posted Oct 21, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
Susan Ramey Cleveland added a favorite at How Sweet The Sound
Oct 21, 2017
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I confess: I’m am the worst at answering comments from my blog readers. But please be assured that I read every single one of them and take them to heart. And if you ask me some specific question, I do... Continue reading
Posted Oct 20, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts
Susan Ramey Cleveland added a favorite at How Sweet The Sound
Oct 20, 2017
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I don't usually get in a really bad mood, especially considering how bad I feel all the time. But yesterday, I hit a wall. I was mad at the world, and especially at my yard man. I paid him $125... Continue reading
Posted Oct 19, 2017 at Blackberry Creek Home Arts