After 18 months of renting the house we currently live in, we have decided to jump back into home ownership, and are now under contract on a new home.  I'm simultaneously thrilled and horrified.  I have just under two months to pack up my life and move it three miles away. Five years ago my husband … Continue reading Distractions

Katja Marek – March & April Blocks

I hate running behind on a project, I really do.  Once I got into gear and finished off the February blocks, I was feeling ambitious.  My husband was quite accepting of my turning the dining room table into my studio for the weekend, so that I could fussy cut while he binged on TV series. … Continue reading Katja Marek – March & April Blocks

Katja Marek – February blocks

I've gotten a little off track with this project since the first month.  I've pieced all four main blocks, and three are attached to their backing and batting.  Only two are complete, with the sashing corners tacked down.  All should be finished today, as long as the puppy and laundry allow it. Block 5: Caroline … Continue reading Katja Marek – February blocks

Organizing My Quilt Studio

Here is the progress I have made so far this month. I've managed to cut back my denim stash to fill only two tote bins.  It was overflowing the two bins.  By the end of the year it should be down to less than one bin.  I have a Quilter's Planner Cover, one quilt top, … Continue reading Organizing My Quilt Studio