So... Happy New Year!! I hope you had a nice New Years. We spent New Years Eve at home, having a lovely dinner -cooked by hubby. Can you say lucky me? Today I did some sewing in the morning and then went to an open house at a neighbor's place for a while. It was fun to see people, meet some neighbors (some that I knew their dog's name but not their name!) and eat good food!
Hi friends! So last night I realized that the reason I was having trouble setting quilting goals for 2019 was that I was thinking about the small stuff. How many new patterns will I create this year? How often will I blog? How often will I post on Instagram? I have been reading a little… Continue reading Big Picture Quilting Goals for 2019
Hi friends! Today's post was going to be about some quilting goals for next year. But to be honest, I haven't clarified what I want the goals to be! See my blank page in my Quilter's Planner? So I am hoping to get some "down time" tonight to think about goals and post tomorrow. … Continue reading Setting Quilting Goals for 2019
Hi Friends! Cheryl of Meadow Mist Designs is hosting a Link Party called Best of 2018. You are supposed to list the 5 best posts of the year. And you can use any criteria to determine the best. So I thought it would be fun to think about my best posts this year.… Continue reading Best of 2018
Hi friends! When I mentioned in the last post about signing up for my newsletter- in case when we make the switch to the new blog you are worried about losing contact, I forgot to tell you where to sign up! The link to sign up for my regular newsletter is in the right side… Continue reading The last of the 2018 projects!
Hi friends! A quick post to wish you all a Merry Christmas and I hope you enjoy your day! happy quilting! Kate
Hi friends! I hope you are all taking care of yourselves during this crazy holiday season. I remember many years when I forgot to stop and take a breath! Really what better time to stop, look around, enjoy where you are, who you are with and what you have. This year, as I think about… Continue reading Self Care and Creativity
Hi friends! Here at the Casa de Colleran we celebrate Christmas. And it was a big decision this year whether or not to have a tree. I love live Christmas trees. The smell is just wonderful and there is something so warm and inviting about a live Christmas tree. But every since moving to Colorado,… Continue reading It’s Almost Christmas!
Hi friends! Many of you may have already heard about this, but Craftsy is making a change to their pattern marketplace. They have made quite a few changes in the recent year (s). First, they added a subscription plan to their website so you could pay one monthly fee and watch whatever classes you wanted.… Continue reading Changes at Craftsy
Hi friends! As the year comes to a close, many people who are in business look to see how they did over the year, what worked, what didn't work and what they need to better in the next year. As I look at what happened this year, a few things stand out. I got to… Continue reading Running a Quilt Business