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Mini Archie’s May Furtle Around The Blogosphere

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Furtle (v): to have a rummage or delve into the contents of something Hello! (To coincide with the sun appearing, my laptop has decided that it’ll hide all text in file explorer so I’m writing this post on my tablet; this post may be a little, um, disheveled as a result…) This month, I taught myself to use TouchDraw with the help of the instruction pages available and Lynne’s marvellous tutorials  and am ready to start prepping my next hand piecing project as soon as I’ve finished ET Phone Home. As machine quilting and prepping hand piecing are both things which I do in the afternoon, I decided that it would be prudent to tackle ET first. That way, I’ll get to have a clear table and will avoid much tutting from the tiny felty fella. I’ve started quilting ET and, as expected, quilting in the ditch with black thread on a black with white dots fabric is hard on the eyes. Just another few hundred metres to go… As I haven’t got any hand piecing to do in the evenings, I’ve been knitting sock