UFO Count

Having set a goal to rid myself of UFOs in 2018, I thought I’m better do a  UFO count and commit to dealing with them. So after some rummaging here’s what I found:

Knitting UFOs

The mitred mystery – last worked on in August:


‘That’ scarf – last worked on in July.


Another scarf – a UFO from 2016 that I didn’t even find when I went on my UFO hunt last year:



The quilt for my bed:


I bought fabric for making cushions for various rooms some 3/4 years ago. Not started – so technically not UFOs, but since I’ve been meaning to make them for so long they’re sapping my energy and feeling like UFOs.


This un-quilted block for a cushion:

Bethelhem Star Block

Project bags cut out and ignored:


Two handle-less grab bags:



This cross stitch that’s been ignored for at least a year:

Cross stitch Chickens

Everything else unfinished I’m currently seeing as a WIP, however I will add anything  to this list that falls into UFO-doom.

How many crafty UFOs have got?


Creative Goals, Projects and Rules

Some years I work in a much more goal focused manner than others. I have even been known to set no goals at all some years. This year I’ve put a lot of thought into what I want to achieve creatively and otherwise. There’s been a lot of self-coaching behind the scenes, which has resulted in me deciding to do things a bit differently. This year I’m setting: Continue reading “Creative Goals, Projects and Rules”

Progress on my Goals for 2017

Here I am, a week late making my bimonthly check on my progress for this year’s goals. Since things have gone rather astray since August and I’ve barely thought about goals, I almost didn’t review them. But there’s so much to learn from what we do and don’t achieve, I thought I’d do a quick review before I enter the home straight to the end of the year. And I’m glad I did, because progress really hasn’t been as bad as I thought… Continue reading “Progress on my Goals for 2017”