Monday, February 18, 2008

Christmas Quaker and Golden Elizabeth

I worked on filling in the red and gold bits that I had left off earlier along with some of the extra snowflakes ......and here is a progress snap. (sorry about how wonky it is)

As I was working on this I was wondering - there should be an Autumnal Quaker companion piece .... sounds like a project in the making - can't you just see the golds, russet browns, Burgundy reds..... I have to think about that one.

I got from Greencine a copy of "Elizabeth - the Golden Age" and if you have not seen this movie you really should take the time and see it. I often am so disappointed in sequels that I won't go to see them. I thought I would take a chance and give this one a chance.... I was not disappointed!! I was a beautifully shot movie and Cate Blanchett is just wonderful, again, as Elizabeth!!!

I think I am going to go with Baneberry and the Kahki for the QFRR.... :)

Hope everyone had a great weekend!!!!

Thanks for stopping by!

Take care,
edgar

13 comments:

  1. Christmas Quaker is outstanding! And I've been dying to see that movie, especially since I'm currently reading a book about Elizabeth I. I'm happy to hear you think its as good as the reviews have been.

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  2. Whoa! I didn't realize how big CQ is! It's looking fabulous. Impressive.

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  3. You have made so much progress on CQ! The red and gold really pop against the green-it looks wonderful!!!

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  5. QC is looking fantastic! I can't believe how quickly you are stitching this up.

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  6. Wow, Edgar, I didn't realize you had so much stitched. Hard to tell from the smaller section pics that it's nearly complete. It looks wonderful.

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  7. Gasp! Just how long does it take you to do, say, ten stitches? You're such a fast stitcher! And, needless to say, it all looks gorgeous.

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  8. Wow, Edgar, you are tearing through CQ! It looks just great!

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  9. Wow! Looks so good, I got to see one finished at the shop over the weekend. I want to see that movie too, John will not watch those kind of movies, so I'll have to watch it during a off day from school.
    Donna

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  10. CQ is indeed stunning, especially with those spots of color throughout! I've been wanting to see the latest Elizabeth movie; it's good to know you enjoyed it. :)

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