It has been one week since I have returned from the ASG Annual Conference in Orlando and I am still recuperating. This was my first conference and I had no idea what to expect. But now that it is over I really hope it will not be my last. I went with Evelyn, who is…… Continue reading My first 2 days at my first ASG Annual Conference
Florida Peeps! Do not miss out on this who knows the next time the ASG Conference will be right in your backyard!!!!! https://www.asg.org/resources/conference/
Sorry for the delayed post I have been on vacation for the last 9 days. But I am back so lets review what went on in June. The summer months in Florida make for smaller meetings, with the snowbirds back up North and local members traveling it gets pretty quiet in the summer. There are…… Continue reading June Wrap-Up
Sew 4 Fun 4-H Sewing Camp 20 eager young Manatee 4-H members met for a week of learning to sew with 7 of our very accomplished SGCASG members June 5-9. This is our chapter’s 8th year of providing sewing experiences for 4-H Camp and we had 6 returnees and 14 new sewers. The group was…… Continue reading 4-H Camp
In May Sew What’s New and Sew Chic had the pleasure to witness Evelyn L’s trunk show. Evelyn is a the epitome of wearable art. As a Hippy in the 60’s she felt that the wearable art was well, not very wearable, and has made it her challenge in life to make wearable art that…… Continue reading May recap for Sew What’s New and Sew Chic.
I learned to love sewing watching my Nana at her treadle machine. She made aprons for my aunt who managed a bakery and always had beautiful starched aprons and crocheted handkerchiefs in the pocket of her white starched uniform. Nana made quilts for all of their grandchildren and I still have a pillow made from…… Continue reading Guest author Jeanie C.
It is my great pleasure to welcome our second guest author long time ASG member Betty M. Thank you so much for your story. I love to sew and have been sewing since I was big enough to sit up at the sewing machine and reach the petal – yes, that long ago. I made…… Continue reading Guest author Betty M.