Saturday, December 12, 2009

More Christmas Decorations

 

Early in 1981, we moved to Canberra, Australia so my husband could do a PhD at the Australian National University.  When I thought about the 20+ hours that we would be in transit, I knew that I needed something to work on, so I bought a packet of 6 embroidered ornaments to take with me.  I distinctly remember working on one of them during the trip and then finished them in the first few months that we lived there.

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When I first made these and hung them on the door knobs, the frames would break apart and fall into three parts on the floor.  After several years of this, I finally got out the glue gun and secured the frames.  Now we enjoy them every year.

1 comment:

maggi said...

I love the way that you are sharing your memories with us through these christmas ornaments.

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