Showing posts from July 3, 2011

And then I said - an interview on the Sew Forth Now podcast

Have you listened to the latest Sew Forth Now podcast yet? If you're not familiar with it, it is a sewing podcast that Lori, from Girls in the Garden , produces. I was asked if I'd be willing to be interviewed after she learned about my first article in Sew News magazine.   Um, let's see....yes! Listen to the podcast and discover: How did Sharon learn to sew?  What's a Flashback Friday? Does Sharon have a favorite sewing notion? (You betcha! See this post )  How can someone get published in a magazine?  Does a born and bred Minnesota gal sound like the folks in movie Fargo ?  Well now, doncha' know, you'll just have to listen to the interview to find out the answers. Download the podcast at iTunes (search " Sew Forth Now ") or at Sew Forth Now (click on the "Sew Forth Now Podcast" link on the left). Lori was fun to chat with as  I felt like we were sitting in a coffee shop swapping stories. I hope you enjoy listening to our

Gettng by with a little help from my friend

Been busy, busy, busy in the sewing studio. I even have a little friend to help me. I trace off pattern pieces and she grabs the tissue paper when it slides off the table onto the floor.  Not much help really as she doesn't actually return the paper to me - she takes off running.  But she IS easily distracted by the word "treat" :-) ********************************* .