Monthly Archives: December 2013

Lefse… another family’s approach to a holiday tradition.

Here is what you will need.  The use of instant potatoes makes the task a bit quicker, and perhaps easier. 1 lb. instant potatoes 2 T salt 1 T sugar 1 cup butter 6 cups boiling water 1 cup half … Continue reading

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Poinsettia Blossoms and Leaves in progress…

After a visit to the Garden Supply in Cary, NC, I realized that my mind’s eye wasn’t correct on the color of poinsettias.  “White” poinsettias are not white at all.  They are a soft green creamy color and sometimes a … Continue reading

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Poinsettia Project – design almost completed…

It always helps to take a picture of the progress in order to assess artistic qualities.  Each blossom will have a second layer, and the look changes so much when the thread sketching and quilting are added.  I am happy … Continue reading

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