Here is a preliminary peek at the coffee quilt so far. I have more fabric so this is going to be a bit bigger. I am thrilled that it will be twin sized. I have another color to add to the borders-a gold- to add a bit of punch to the borders. Why so long… Continue reading a bit of sewing today
It was a great day of competition on Sunday. My husband was top three in 6 of 7 events and won one!!! We were very happy about that. It was a very close competition and we bit our nails till the very end. We aren’t sure if he placed overall 2 or 3 in his age group, we… Continue reading We had a getaway part 3
Not many words are needed for this day. Here are pics of all the activities that goes on at the Alma Festival. My husbands day of competition will be later today. I love all the sights and sounds. Vicki
It is finally here. Memorial Day Weekend. It happened to be my birthday and the first highland games of the season. Alma Michigan has nationally recognized competition for Bagpipes single and band as well as Highland dance. There is also pro and amateur Highland games. My husband is an amateur and this is his third… Continue reading We had a get away for the weekend part 1
My tartan collection grows as i prepare to mske a quilt! This represents my love of family and ancestors. After all the work to get the house in shape for graduation in two weeks, we are taking a break this weekend from all the work. We are going to my husband’s first Highland games competition… Continue reading Alma is nearly here!
I have learned several things today. And here is the list: there are more types of caulk at Lowe’s than thread at the quilt shop same with the nails, screws and bolt aisles that I can go to Lowe’s myself and pick out a board and load it in the vehicle I… Continue reading A hive of activity here
My quilt made it home from it’s long journey. It is on page 84 of Quilty magazine! I am so thrilled with the pattern and everything about it on the 4, yes 4, pages of the magazine! I have to say that there is a very special feeling that came the first time I opened this magazine.… Continue reading It’s Here!