Thursday, April 30Last week I shared the photo of a house in our neighborhood that got a new paint job, color matched to yellow-orange flowers in their yard. On our walk today we saw the same kind of bush just loaded with flowers so we stopped and took a close-up:
Saturday, May 2A storm blew through yesterday and cooled things off considerably. On our walk today it was overcast and windy, and we had to wear sweat jackets.
Sunday, May 3This evening I cut out cardboard pattern pieces for the bottom half of the quilt -- the part that makes me kind of nervous, because I'm not great at matching points. So I'm taking as many precautions as possible to ensure accuracy. I was very careful to be precise, using the rotary cutter and my clear ruler to cut out each of the various triangles and parallelograms.
Monday, May 4After several rainy days last week, Ivan was back to painting today during siesta:
Tuesday, May 5Today Ivan finished cutting in and then rolled the rest. Cutting in takes so much more time than rolling.
We chose a soft gray by Sherwin Williams called 'Gray Screen'.
Loving the pale yellow door and light gray walls.