12 October 2008

Oh so slowly

Sometimes we think time is running so quickly but that is not my problem at the moment because I think it is going so SLOWLY. I have to admit that I miss my tatting tremendously but I at least have to wait 2 weeks or more, :-(
If you look to the right here you'll see why it is completely out of question to even think of trying to tat. With this huge bandage it will take some time to get it working again I am afraid.
A friend of mine have just returned home from Kazakstan and Uzbekistan this week and he went to 7 stores over there before he found this book for me.
I have been told it is called "Macrame and Frivolite" and there are a couple of designs I will try one day, if I am able to figure out the patterns because they are not drawn in the usual manner and I can not read Russian at all. But anyhow I will try and maybe my friend will have to help me even though he does not know anything about tatting.
But it was kind of him to bring it home to me and maybe I can send a booklist with him next time.


Unknown said...

Your poor hand! I hope you will be feeling better soon. That was very nice of your friend! The Russian tatting book looks very intriguing. I hope that time will pass more quickly for you and pray that you will heal soon and be tatting in no time at all.

Brad said...

Hope you get better soon, tatting looks great.

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Tattycat said...

I am sorry you still have two more weeks. I hope they will pass quickly. Take care. Congratulations and good luck with the book.

Lace-lovin' Librarian ~ Diane said...

Please, be patient and wait for your wrist to heal properly... we all want to see you able to tat and share pictures of your projects again soon!

AnneB said...

Hope you get well enough for tatting soon!

Anonymous said...

Know just how you feel as I broke
my wrist, then later on my right
little finger. Makes it all the better when you are o.k. again, a
real blessing to be able to tat.

Stephanie said...

Hope you are feeling better soon! Just don't over do it when you can tat again, we don't want to see you bandaged back up. That book looks very interesting. I can't wait to see what you make from it.

Toptattyhead said...

I know how you feel! I had surgery to my right wrist last September (2007) but it has healed brilliantly and I am tatting much more than ever before. It will all come good in the end!

Susanne said...

Thank you for all your well wishes.

linb54 said...

I sure am behind..what happened to your hand?
Linda :O)
from Virginia

Unknown said...

Cool new header!!! Hope you're healing well, friend! :)

Joanne Kennedy said...

Oh I sure hope you heal quickly. My sister had that surgery before and I know how hard it is not be able to use your hand.

I took a look at your blog and you have the most beautiful work! It's so lovely and romantic looking.


LadyShuttleMaker aka MadMadPotter said...

Sending good thoughts and prayers your way to heal up quickly!

Anonymous said...

Hi Susanne. Was founded your blog in internet, was interesting to see :)
I'm from Russia and i like tatting very much- so if you need any help with your new book let me know :) I also have many others interesting russian tatting book and patterns.
My e-mail is vetas@freemail.ru