I feel that for me to NOT acknowledge the tragedy of this weekend's bushfires (and to prattle endlessly about craft) would be fraudulent. My heart breaks every time I see or hear the news about the continuing devastation and the rising death toll, and I find it hard to get excited about trite things like my nearly finishing a pattern.
Safe in my inner-Melbourne home (and today in my studio), my weekend looked mostly like this..and this...
I've been working hard at it and getting some results. Eye-candy will follow. Oh, and a giveaway.
But right now I can't think much about anything except heartfelt sympathy for people who have lost everything, including family members, neighbours and friends.