Our little needlework shop & studio
is located at
3530 Tye River Road
Amherst, VA 24521
ph. 434-263-6508
email - Notforgottenfarmwitch@gmail.com

****** FARM SHOP IS CLOSED ******
until September 22nd for our


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Saturday, August 6, 2016

~ Saturday ~

Good Morning Friends & Folk!

just a friendly reminder that our farm shop is 
CLOSED until September 17th
when we will reopen with our annual
Gathering of Primitive Friends Show 
here on the grounds of Notforgotten Farm

Peter & I have been working so hard lately ~ 
bringing you different & unique things for your needlework addiction :)

here is my beloved,
taking a much-needed rest with our grand-dog Willie Nelson;


today will be another busy day ~ aside from trying to mow the wet overgrown grass, 
fixing our printer problem & kitting up club member's kits for our Primitive Punch Needle Club,
I'll be working on finishing a new appliqué pattern model today ~ 

… it's a bigger one than I normally do, measuring {before the binding} 19" x 29"

I'm calling this one 'Jack's Folly'
and I am loving it so far…

I'm using wool & cotton fabrics ~ some reverse appliqué and some double-applique too.
oh, and Valdani pearl cotton for the stitching. There will be LOTS of stitching!
I have to add more motifs {they are fun!} then a vine of leaves will tie them all together :)
then I'll choose my cotton fabrics for the backing/binding…

I'll share the finish with you soon and yes, this will be a pattern.

Hoping you all enjoy the weekend my friends!


~ Blessings from the Farm ~ 


denise said...

can't wait for jack's folly! hope i can order the wool from you,too! Happy Saturday! denise

Anonymous said...

It's going to be great! Love the name "Jack's Folly," too!

gracie said...

Love the new design.

C Reeder PhxAz said...

I spied the blue and white quilted table topper. I have an antique quilt of that same exact color and pattern. It adorns our library. Where did you find that?

elaine allerton said...

Hey lori,,, love the new applique, ,,, you and peter always busy,,,,
Oh,, getting excited to get my punch needle design kit,,,, will be watching mailbox,,,,
Cant wait to get started,,,,
Thanks for ur blogs and pics,,,,,

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