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2018 Finishes

Number of Finishes By Year-

1. 2008 Finishes -10

2. 2009 Finishes- 21

3. 2010 Finishes- 49

4. 2011 Finishes- 26

5. 2012 Finishes- 35

6. 2013 Finishes- 7

7. 2014 Finishes- 19

8. 2015 Finishes- 61

9. 2016 Finishes- 50

10. 2017 Finishes- 30

11. 2018 Finishes-

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Oriental Courage Update

I suppose the upshot to having way too many WIP's (Works In Progress) is that if one does not feel like working on a particular project, one can always dive into the WIPocalypse bin and have at it. In this particular instance, I needed a break from browns and white, so picked my Oriental Courage Storykeep back up. I had to frog a bit on the right side of the project. There's a bit of traffic that I am having to wade through on that side and I am finding it a bit confusing. I am lucky in that in this project, in the morning I can work on the nitpicking confetti stitches when I am fresh and (relatively!) rested. In the afternoons and evenings, I am stitching the wide swaths of 817 that under normal circumstances would bore a person to tears, but is actually restful after a long and very busy day. 

Welp, at any rate, here is my progress as of a few minutes ago. It's really beginning to take shape and I am getting excited that I have only nine more rows and then I get to stitch on the dragon. Woohoo! 

Design: Oriental Courage Storykeep

Designer: Based on the original artwork of Lee Ann Seed

Fabric: 22 count Antique White aida by Wichelt

Fibers: DMC in 154, 310, 321, 498, 606, 666, 814, 815, 817, 902 and 3371

Progress as of 03.20.2013:

Progress as of 10.23.2013:

Well, I best be off. I have a ton of stuff I have to wrap up before work. Hope everyone is having a fantastic week! :)


Respectfully submitted,


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