Monday, September 11, 2017

Finally, a Bit of Work Done Today . . .

I have been so preoccupied with all of the quilt shows I have been vendoring this past 2 months and preparing for the Portland Quilt Expo the end of this month, I have not gotten much of anything done on the house.

So, today, I decided to take the morning and get some work done.


Even though I am going to eventually have a studio in a separate building in the back of the house, this room is the one that I am going to be using to store the fabric until that building gets completed.  It is also eventually going to be my office and the guest bedroom. 


I got the whole one wall down this morning and everything cleaned up so I can now set up some shelves to put the fabric while I open up and clean up the rest of the room.




I am going down to the local window guy this afternoon and have them come out to measure this window and give me a bid to replace it.  As you can see, right now it is a casement window and is very boring so this is what I would like to replace it with ~

Image from the Internet

It's quite a wide window (72") for that little room so I am not sure if 2 hung windows or 3 hung windows will look the best.

This is where the old drywall was planted when I was done with it inside!!



Annie was making sure that I positioned it correctly.  Thanks, Annie!!


5 comments:

  1. Love the look of the new windows. Will you have those throughout the whole house?

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  2. Oh the new windows would be gorgeous. I looked up about doing the sheet rock thing on clay. Yep it will work. What I have seen I need to remove the paper on the painted side of the sheet rock. The unpainted side will eventually decompose.

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  3. Those new windows will be gorgeous! Looooooook at all those lovely low volume prints you have! Fabric envy going on over here! :) A bit of progress always makes one feel good, and I would say that this type of progress really feels good.

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  4. That's quite an accomplishment for one morning's work! Those Windows would be perfect! He may even have a similar setup that isn't quite as large! Can't wait to see what you decide upon!

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  5. Wow--you are a one woman demolition crew!!
    I didn't realize you were planning to build a separate studio. How cool is that?
    Love the new windows, but they might cost an arm and a leg. Hope you can get the windows and keep all your limbs. :)

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