THE PORTFOLIO OF PAULA B. ENTIN
ORIGINAL ART QUILTS

Random thoughts

Luge, with a Honda.

So here’s a picture of our road. What you can’t see, is that all the water runs down the mountain, freezes up on the switchback, and makes for a really exciting ride to the little wooden bridge over the creek. On the downstream side of the bridge, there is a lovely deep water hole, perfect…

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Capriciousness of the gods

                   I do not buy lottery tickets. I do not buy raffle tickets. You can blame mythology, if you wish. Let me explain: I grew up in the Unitarian Church, in an old old town near Boston, Massachusetts. The people that we knew did not gamble, for…

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Competition – are YOU competitive?

I never knew I was competitive until I saw this call for entries for a big quilt show, and I had the perfect idea. The resulting quilt was accepted, and I was thrilled beyond measure! Someone liked my stuff! Besides Mom and Dad and my son, of course. So I got hooked, and spent the…

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Love. Hate. Eloise.

I love quilting, but sometimes I really hate the fiddly bits that I’m not very good at and I really stress out over and I wish I were living in a big hotel on Central Park where all my wants and needs were catered to at the lift of an eyebrow, like Eloise. Here’s what…

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A la Eloise

“My name is Paula. I live in a hotel.” Actually we are staying this week in a lovely “gîte”, a French b&b, in the Luberon region of France. Our apartement is below the house, and was clearly where the animals were housed long ago, with the head of the bed being up against the original…

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Meet Zach.

Meet Zach. At less than a year old, Zach had already been watching me play with fabrics and move them around. He saw me coloring, and I always gave him my scraps to mess around with. Then I bought a set of swatches from Keepsake Quilting, because it was hard to get to the local…

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Déjà vu all over again-

Dear friends, Welcome to my world! It’s a world full of fabric, cats, music, dance, and general mayhem. My new website is attached, full of multimedia fiber art for sale, information on quilting and travel and all sorts of stuff. (And those pesky hackers can just ruin someone else’s day next time!) And cat pictures.…

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