Hi! I'm Melissa Averinos. 

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I'm a longarm quilter and fabric designer for Andover Fabrics. I wrote Small Stash Sewing. I illustrated The Family Doodle Book. I wrote and illustrated DIY Mason Jars and DIY Wine Corks. I am a lifelong painter. I am a Cape Codder, good listener and lover of pie. I love yoga and gardening. Let's be friends!





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459: a silly little comic for you


So I started out just wanting to say hi and show you these dinosaurs I thrifted the other day. ( I got them to put in the garden.)

I had kind of one of those sensitive days and as I was uploading the pics I reminded myself of a quote a friend of mine comforted me with a couple of weeks ago Thanks, Jess!)

Suddenly I imagined these dinos talking it out and I started to crack myself up, so here you go:




Reader Comments (5)

gurl, I'm that dino at the upper right telling you "I'm pretty sure it's not actually doing that" - in fact, I'm the dino saying "Melissa you are so cool! Do what you gotta do! Inspiring Platitude Here!" (or barring that, inspirational Andrew WK tune:)

When you're down on your luck
You gotta do it
'Cos you can't get enough
You gotta do it
You never give up (NO!)
You got to do it
Gotta do all the stuff that you love

July 23, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterRuth
Hello, I am the internet (well, partly) and I would like to say to you... You. Do. NOT. Suck.
Also? Dinosaurs totally rock.
Also? You rock. Also.
July 24, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterKathleenC
it's a big ol' battle, girl. and i'm with you in it.

p.s. i need one of those dinos to give me a speech on too much interweb shopping. like, STAT. yipes! ;)
July 25, 2012 | Unregistered Commenterjess
haha. had a good chuckle. be well dear Melissa.
July 27, 2012 | Unregistered Commentermary truax
haha. had a good chuckle. be well dear Melissa.
July 27, 2012 | Unregistered Commentermary truax

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