All courses by linda24

  • Patchwork Exhibition - Angra do Heroísmo

    A couple of year ago I was invited to the opening of a patchwork exhibition in the museum in Angra do Heroísmo in Terceira, the adjacent island to where I live in the Azores. The is a strong patchwork tradition in the Azores, but it is still regarded as a utilitarian craft rather than an…

  • Fence Post at Paternoster

    In January 2012 – goodness me, 10 years ago – Coromandel was in Cape Town and we were staying with my brother in Port Owen, 150 km north of Cape Town on South Africa’s west coast.  The long, golden sandy beaches are empty and it is seldom that anyone ventures into the sea.  Only the…

  • Sunset on the Potomac

    One the highlights of our six-month stay in the Chesapeake Bay area of the United States on Coromandel was the cruise up to Washington DC – 90 miles up the Potomac River. On our way back, we decided to anchor at Fairview Beach.  We’d had supper and were settling down to read for the evening,…