A time where things are caught up, a rare moment

This week brought so many challenges with 40-50 inches of snow. I was able stay at the local office until Friday. It was a three times a day snow blow to the driveway. I took my turn one day. My husband had 11 hour days of course due to the high work volume and bad… Continue reading A time where things are caught up, a rare moment

End of the Blog Tour for Vol. 10 of Quiltmaker 100 Block Magazine

http://www.quiltmaker.com/blogs/quiltypleasures/ Quiltmaker’s link is above. This is the last post about the blocks I tested for Vol. 10. Quiltmaker Magazine is wonderful to work with. I enjoy testing the patterns before the magazine is released because it challenges me to follow patterns. I rarely do. It expands my skills and keeps me to a deadline.… Continue reading End of the Blog Tour for Vol. 10 of Quiltmaker 100 Block Magazine

Blog Tour Day 4

http://www.quiltmaker.com/blogs/quiltypleasures/2014/11/quiltmakers-100-blocks-blog-tour-day-4/ Here we are at day 4 already!! I have been having so much fun looking at the magazine and planning a quilt with the blocks I have tested. I have been part of three Quiltmaker’s 100 block so I have nearly 40 blocks!!! I am going to share two more today that are in… Continue reading Blog Tour Day 4

Day 3 of Quiltmaker 100 block blog Hop

Here is a link to Quiltmakers Blog for today, there is a giveaway there too! http://www.quiltmaker.com/blogs/quiltypleasures/ Ok, this is really a cute block. I didn’t embroider the cherry stems on because I don’t like to long arm over embellishments. I also would probably add the stems with the long arm. My poor fingers just cant… Continue reading Day 3 of Quiltmaker 100 block blog Hop

Day 2 of Quiltmaker 100 Block Blog Hop

Today is the second day of the Blog hop. The newest 100 block magazine should be available in your area. It is full of such wonderful ideas. I love this first block pictured. It was easy but has tons of interest! It is called Intersections on page 53 by A. Dolinger. I think that this… Continue reading Day 2 of Quiltmaker 100 Block Blog Hop