Whoops! It has been a long time since I have posted an update on this project! I was a little behind on my blocks until today, but over the past three days I have finished off the ones I was lagging on, and I am now current with week 9. Jen Kingwell's pattern is challenging but … Continue reading Long Time Gone – Week 6,7,8 & 9
My friend Heather and I did a craft swap this year. She made me these amazing fingerless gloves, because my hands get cold when I hand stitch or use the computer. This isn't a great photo - they are a fabulous purple color. I made her this tea cozy. … Continue reading Tea Cozy for Heather
I haven't been posting much, but I have been busy in my studio this week. I tested some patterns for Joanne at Unicorn Harts. You can find her patterns on Craftsy. Her patterns are beautiful, and come together very nicely. These ones are Leader of the Pack and Barmy Bear. They should be available … Continue reading Busy, busy
Another long term WIP is off of my list. Several years ago, while we lived in Austin, Texas, my son took gymnastics classes from a wonderful woman. I offered to make a t-shirt quilt for her as a token of my appreciation. I had not made a t-shirt quilt before. She gave me two boxes, … Continue reading Patti’s T-Shirt Quilts
Welcome to the 2017 New Bloggers Blog Hop! Once again I have joined in with a great group of new bloggers to refine my blogging skills and make new friends. If you are a new blogger, I definitely suggest joining in next year if you have the opportunity. This year's hop is hosted by Beth … Continue reading 2017 New Bloggers Blog Hop
I'm keeping up with Gnome Angel's sewalong. I am hooked on these tiny pieces, and I love the way the blue blocks look together. Week 3 - Crosses of the UK Week 4 - Jacob's Ladder There were some tiny triangles left with this one, but they were too small for me and I tossed … Continue reading Long Time Gone – Week 3, 4 & 5
As I had hoped, owning a longarm means my WIP (Work In Progress) pile is shrinking. I've been sorting through the bins in my closet, pulling out baby quilt panels to practice on. After 3, I decided it was time to do a larger piece. This is a pattern from Rob Appel at Man Sewing. … Continue reading Blue Burst – Finally Finished!