mainly as a result of the weather - too hot, too smoky, too humid. I am definitely not designed for this climate and this intensely hot summer is daily reminding me of this.
I am also too busy at the moment - my bit of paid work would devour my time if I allowed it- studying is being slotted in fiercely and my art is being reconsidered. I made the mistake of making a piece specially for an exhibition type I no longer belong to, and it was rejected. This was a reminder that I don't make art quilts anymore: I make something else that doesn't quite fit the art world and it definitely doesn't fit the quilt world. This may need some time to wash through and work out if I need to fit in anywhere - I sense that I should just keep walking my own path and if people like it, that's good: if they don't - meh.
So although this New Year commitment threatens to topple