Category Archives: Political Commentary

Comments about current events.

Washington Tangled Web

It’s pretty bad when you can’t believe anything coming out of our country’s leaders’ mouths.   The morning brings one statement, the night the opposite.  One higher up contradicts what another VIP says.  And it seems deliberate from where I … Continue reading

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A Little Sarcasm Never Hurts

This Syrian refugee I have depicted here says:  “Oh yes, we are very happy to be living in this tent instead of our family home in Syria.  I was happy to see the bombs fall.  And then what good exercise … Continue reading

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Trump’s Been Checked

The checks and balances of the three branches of our government will hopefully stop Trump in his march toward being, as Steven Miller of the inner Whitehouse circle said,  a ” President that will not be questioned.” What an astonishing … Continue reading

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Wedding for Bill and Jim

After more than 30 years, they are tying the knot.  Our good friends Bill and Jim are getting married April 2, 2016. This QuiltToon is made from fabric and thread and a small amount of beading.  It’s about 9″ X … Continue reading

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McDs – a Beacon in the Smog

I saw this image on the news during the December 2015 climate talks in France —  McDonald’s ubiquitous arches shining through the smog in Beijing.  What a comment on our civilization today… not sure what the comment is…but it’s definitely saying … Continue reading

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Election 2016 — A Lot of Hot Air

Electino 2016- hot air rises over the land. Continue reading

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Tents Are Home to Millions of War Refugees

In June of 2014, this quilt, “Tents Are Home to Millions of War Refugees,”  was made in response to the International Quilt Festival’s call for entries for an exhibit titled “Home.”  The quilt has been exhibited in at least two shows … Continue reading

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QuiltToon in National Exhibit

I’m proud to say that one of my quilts was accepted to be shown at the International Quilt Festival in Houston that starts today.  The International Quilt Festival has a special exhibit with the theme of “Home.”   I made mine … Continue reading

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Arab Spring QuiltToon™ Continues to Be Viewed

It was one year ago today that my blog post featured, for the first time, “The Arab Spring Facebook Revolution” QuiltToon™  pictured here.  Much to the surprise of this 68-year-old great grandmother in Toledo, Ohio, the image continues to attact viewers daily from … Continue reading

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Your Vote Does Count

If you’re not registered to vote, get going and get registered. November 6, 2012 is only about five months away. If you don’t already listen and read about the issues and candidates, start to do so. It’s easy to find … Continue reading

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