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Quilters Newsletter will be having a new block every Tuesday, starting last week. It is paper pieced Christmas Tree. Looks like fun. Still want to do the one they offered a few years back and noticed the block did come up under Christmas Surprise.
I hope everyone had a safe 4th. I did get lots of sewing done.
I'm on vacation, so I have some special blog posts scheduled.
Today you will get to read more about our vacation in Oregon in July, 2011, which included the quilt show at Sisters on July 9th. You can see all my photos from this event…Continue
Yep! We begin our new Christmas season with our first Gifty Galore project, a beautiful Star Ornament! Wahoo! And, this one is by our own Sue! Even though she moved back to her beloved Australia, we still keep in touch, she is still designing, and she made this beautiful ornament for us to kick off the season! Here is a bit of what she has to say about it and you can see more on…Continue
Thought you might like to see a picture of Mom, at 93, and her sister who turned 100 on July 1. This was taken at the party today. My aunt still lives alone in her home of 'forever' - a big old farmhouse. They are the last of the 6 siblings still living, with only one not having reached 90.…Continue
I posted some pictures of my senior apartment. I don't have a wide angle camera so couldn't get a full picture in the bedrooms. I keep telling myself that "less is more" but having a hard time convincing myself at times. Will post the after pictures as soon as I get fully moved. It could be awhile. I am making all the curtains and want to put things up on the walls before the furniture is moved in.
I made this wall hanging a few years ago, but it is appropriate for today, I think. Wishing you all an fun and safe 4th. We're in the hot zone and no fires or fireworks are allowed ... let's hope people are smart and abide by that.
Today we'll be taking Mom (93) to her sister's to celebrate her 100th…Continue