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My Journey As A Scroll Saw Pattern Designer #1268: On to the Next Project . . .

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Blog entry by Sheila Landry (scrollgirl) posted 159 days ago 662 reads 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I had thought that I would be able to take a day off today and do some things that aren’t work-related, but after an email from my editor at Creative Woodworks and Crafts, I realized that it wasn’t going to happen. I had mixed up my schedule for what is going to be published, and I need to have my next project in the mail by Monday so it can make it to the magazine offices on time. Why did I think that I would have another week?

I don’t mind though, because fortunately I have about 95% of the projects drawn and I am nearly ready to cut it out. In between doing all the other things that I have been doing lately, I did get the majority of it drawn up. I am really grateful for that. In theory, I could actually even finish cutting it out today and then I will have TOMORROW for doing my own personal things. It is a great goal to work for and will motivate me to have a good and productive day today.

So once again, I need to make this post short and get moving on the working front. In the meantime, I will show you a little preview of what I am working on:

This is going to be for the JUNE issue of Creative Woodworks and Crafts. I can’t wait to see how it comes out.

I promise to show you a bit more on it the next time. I think it is going to be a fun project.

As we march through March, I can’t believe that it is half over already. In two weeks we will be in New York at the Northeastern Woodworkers Showcase teaching. I can’t wait to see old friends and meet new people. Both Keith and I are looking forward to it very much.

I wish you all a wonderful weekend and a very productive and creative Saturday.

“Creativity is just connecting things. When you ask creative people how they did something, they feel a little guilty because they didn’t really do it, the just saw something. It seemed obvious to them after a while” – Steve Jobs

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"



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Celticscroller

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#1 posted 158 days ago

Hmmm…... Gardening/pot markers??
Enjoy the weekend.

-- Anna http://richmondcarvers.com/

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#2 posted 158 days ago

BINGO, Anna! You are really good. :)

Have a great weekend yourself!

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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BritBoxmaker

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#3 posted 158 days ago

-- Martyn -- Boxologist, Pattern Juggler and Candyman of the visually challenging. http://www.theartofboxes.com

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#4 posted 158 days ago

Hummm . . . . ;)

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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Roger

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#5 posted 157 days ago

Where’s dat wascully wabbit???.........he went dat-a way… LOL

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#6 posted 157 days ago

These bunnies are sure multiplying! More pictures in tomorrow’s blog (Monday)!

Sheila

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs (http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com) Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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