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Tiny Tiles and Little Details

Things are coming to an end with the kitchen remodel.
I'm glad too. It's been a huge learning experience.

This is the door from our kitchen into the laundry room.
I used glass paint and the faux leading to give
myself a poor man's stained glass window.

Yesterday we (mostly my hubby) did the tile back splash.
I was in charge of cutting the tiles apart and just
being the extra set of hands he needed.
The 1" tiles were in sheets of 12 x 12 and they went
up pretty easy. I love the look. So on Sunday we'll
do the grout and the kitchen will be DONE!
It seems like it's taken a long time and it 
all started back in March when we picked out
our cabinets. It was sure a mess around here
while it was being done, but all is back
to normal now. The dogs have recovered
from the days of nail guns and compressors and
are back to snoozing on the couch.

I also did the small upper cabinets glass to match
the door. I did get rid of a huge amount of my
pig collection and only a few came back into
the kitchen. I'm trying to be clutter free.
So after a bit of house cleaning today I'm back to
quilting. AAAAhhhhhh.

I've promised myself I'm finishing up some of those
dreaded UFO's prior to starting anything new.
The oldest quilt is on the machine now ready to be 
quilted. It's for hubby. I found this 3 Stooges fabric 
many months ago (years actually) and made him a 
lap quilt for the sofa. I'd intended to have it done
by last Christmas, but you know how that goes.
Still not finished with my second entry for the
tomato festival and need to get on that very soon.
Not to mention the 2 swaps I've signed up for.
Being busy is wonderful.


Linda B said…
What a gorgeous kitchen.
Hey, I'm trying to get your e-mail into a group for the block exchange. Can't find your e-mail anywhere. Can you send me a message?
Also, found you other site and I am blown away. LOVE What you do!! You are quite the artist!!

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