Category Archives: Craft Therapy

Passage Quilting™ with Ruth Anne

A day of hand quilting the Wolfe Memorial Quilt in my studio. A collaboration between me, Ruth Anne and her mother Dolores Wolfe.

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Whip Up Mini Quilt Giveaway and Keepsake Quilt Along

Announcing a Whip Up Mini Quilt Giveaway and Keepsake Quilt-along, featuring a three part Passage Quilting™ tutorial by Sherri Lynn Wood.

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Veteran’s Day Virtual Sewing Circle Follow Up

Fourteen women helped stitch names of fallen American soldiers and Iraqi citizens for the war memorial and bereavement project Prayer Banner: MERCY.

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My Paris Coat ~ The Mender’s Sojourn

Mending my coat is metaphor and practice for discerning a path through a difficult life transition. A blessing of hands, heart and creativity.

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Veteran’s Day Virtual Sewing Circle

Even though the war in Iraq is supposedly over, deadly emotional ramifications continue to persist. Join me for a virtual sewing circle in honor of Veteran’s Day. Help stitch the names of soldiers who have died in the Iraq war as a meditative act of petition, prayer and compassion. Continue reading

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Making Memorial Quilts from the Clothing of the Beloved

Announcing a Passage Quilting Workshop in Cincinnati, OH. This is a hands-on bereavement process, making memorial quilts from the clothing of the beloved. Continue reading

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My Paris Coat ~ Surrender To The Mender

How to mend? The first step in creative mending your life or your coat is surrender. Continue reading

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My Paris Coat ~ Mending My Life

Mend-along with me as I repair my coat and my life during a time of transition. Continue reading

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