Thursday, September 12, 2013

She SEWS Sea Shells Down by the Sea Shore…

…I stitched two more rows of clamshells while hanging around down at the beach…Seemed only fitting somehow…

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Five rows of clamshells stitched altogether…

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At this rate, I will be at least 97 years old when this quilt is finished!!  What was I thinking….??

On the Hiking Front~

We went to Strathcona Provincial Park yesterday (cougar country) and it was stunning!!  Thought you would enjoy seeing a little bit of what our island has to offer a bit inland…

Did I mention that there have been several cougar sightings in the area? 

This is Buttle Lake…magnificent!!  (Is that a cougar way out there doing the back stoke?)

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Our hike through the woods…(I think I hear some loud purring…??)

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…to these falls!  So lush and green…and no big orange cats to speak of!IMG_7311_thumb[2]

Hope you are having a cougar free day too!  ENJOY! 

Today we are off to another Park…and maybe a quilt shop or two!~P

12 comments:

  1. Some beautiful views. And how clever to work on clam shells by the seashore.

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  2. Beautiful photos of the scenery, have fun and be careful

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  3. The cure to getting more clam shells done might be more vacation time... :)

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  4. Wow, what an area to hike in, love it. Could do without cougar sightings though, lol. I cannot imagine doing a clamshell, but you are doing a beautiful job on them.

    Debbie

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  5. Hope there wasn't a cougar! That would scare me away from hiking for sure.:) Love your clamshell quilt. Looks like a perfect place to work on it!

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  6. Beautiful clam shell project and stunning oics!

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  7. What a beautiful place to be sewing a beautiful quilt. Not too sure, but is that a cougar I can see hiding under the quilt though?

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  8. lol at QuiltSue! A cougar under the quilt! :-) hahaha

    The park is breathtakingly beautiful! I'd love to visit there one day!

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  9. Beautiful views! Your clam shells are coming along nicely! You may get it done sooner than you think!;-)
    Lola

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  10. Glorious...simply glorious! Your pictures are perfect Paulette...

    We are looking forward to your next stop. Enjoy!

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  11. This is beautiful... the scenery and the quilt!

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