Yesterday, I cleared the furniture away in my living room, and set up my basting frame for this quilt. County Fair time sort of snuck up on me, so I don't guess I'm going to have an entry, but atleast it has motivated me to do a little bit of prep work this week.
I resurrected a batting (from my shed) that I have had in storage for
probably 20 years ! It is one of two that I bought at an estate sale back then. They were both 'new' in the package, and I used one of them on several smaller projects many years ago. It made the most drapeable quilt that I have ever produced, so I hoarded the second one, waiting for a very special project. Well, time has gotten away from me, and I figure that I either use it or now, or it winds up in MY estate sale some day. I
On July 2nd, my daughter and her family moved to Clarksville as her husband has been restationed at Ft. Campbell. It's so nice to have them so near to me after all these years of them being 12 or more hours away !
She had said that if she ever lived close to me, she would take me to see Rod Stewart live in concert. Well, surprisingly, that opportunity presented itself on the first of August, so her husband drove down to take me up to their house for a few days. She and I attended my first 'real' concert, and we had a WONDERFULLY MEMORABLE night !
I like this photo of Tim and the kids at the airport.