On my second Monday off, I finally went in to the sewing room and cleared that piled up cutting table. I started looking around for some little project to get into, and came across a picture I had saved on my computer. These pieced birds show up all over the place, but I know that I have read about them on the patchy menagerie's blog.
I didn't use her tutorial. I can just look at some piecing designs and figure them out on my own, and I don't intend to sell this design, so I just tried making one up for fun.
So, that's my report for the new year's beginning. Feels like it's off to a good start. I hope yours is filled with little things that bring YOU happiness.
" Do you not know?
Have you not heard???
The LORD is the everlasting GOD,
the Creator of the ends of the earth.
He will not grow tired or weary,
and His understanding no one can fathom.
He gives strength to the weary,
and increases the power of the weak.
Even youths grow tired and weary,
and young men stumble and fall;
but those who hope in the LORD
will renew their strength.
They will soar on wings like eagles;
they will run and not grow weary,
they will walk and not be faint." Isaiah 40:28-31
"The Sovereign LORD has given me an instructed tongue, to know the word that sustains the weary.
He wakens me morning by morning, wakens my ear to listen like one being taught." Isaish 50:4