Requiem for a hobby

This was supposed to be a blog post about the importance of careful measuring, planning and cutting. "Take your time!" I would say. "Work on the floor if you don't have a large table to ensure your lines are straight and accurate!!!" My post would include photos, like this: Unfortunately, my finished cushion was half an … Continue reading Requiem for a hobby

The Red Bench

"This Hitchcock bench is from my paternal grandmother's home in Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ. It came to my childhood home in the late 50's, and my mother took it with her for five additional moves, ending up in central Pennsylvania, until 2014 when I inherited it, and brought it to Minnesota in the back seat of my … Continue reading The Red Bench