With a long week of extra commuting, I sewed these blocks. They are an idea I have in using the tartan scraps I have. I like how they are showcased on the dark background. Keep thinking about Frankensteining batting scraps. I was going to buy this fuseable tape but i spoke to a long armer… Continue reading A week of work and such
Saturday was a day of complete contrasts. I woke early to a sunny energy filled morning. I cleaned the house , weeded and thinned the gardens and grocery shopped . Yes all is going so well, lots done and ahead of schedule. From this mess To this thinned out version, still some work to go… Continue reading A day of opposites
On my lunch hour. It was the perfect hour. I saw the entire show and saw several quilts that I loved! It’s all about inspiration! Here are a few sneak peeks Loved this color on this Storm at sea Applique stars Double sided quilt back Front of the quilt, loved the stitching Cool Australian New… Continue reading I went to a quilt show
I loaded my granny square quilt on the frame and I had a difficult time deciding what to quilt onit. I decided after the first row disaster, which I left, to do an orange peel or continuous curve quilt in the blocks and swirls in the sashing. This is a collections for a cause fabric… Continue reading Continous curve
We went to an outdoor wedding this weekend. It was a lovely wedding. The setting was splendid, the rain held off!!! I had a great time and so did my son and his girlfriend. My husband attended but he did want a picture taken, lol. w My friend is the mother of the groom. She… Continue reading Love
From this awesome yarn, that I bought at a fiber show, I made a shawl. It was the most money I ever spent on yarn. It was fun to make and the perfect project for me. I will wear this in cold weather, I have a clasp. Overall, I like knitting easy projects that have… Continue reading I knit a shawl, really!
Back of quilt Close up I thought the gold shapes made a great space to make stars. I free motion quilted the other curving shapes and thought it gave it a look of the galaxy or space. This quilt is a modern flannel made by Holly using the 10 minute block pattern. Here is the… Continue reading A galaxy of a quilt