A nearby quilt shop offers a chance to get some brush ups on embroidery skills once a month. $15 for the entire year, can you believe it. I've been working on some small projects while I'm there. This is my latest. It will be a birthday gift for my SIL.…Continue
Late last summer I posted a question about using football jerseys in a quilt. Oh, how I did not want to use them in a quilt, put my niece and sister kept telling me I could do it. What an easy target I was. I finished that darn quilt a few weeks ago, and had the chance to deliver it this past weekend, at a family wedding. The quilt looks so simple that I am sure they will never understand what went into making it. Backing the mesh fabrics, trying to stitch anywhere near the rubbery…Continue
My husband has a birthday on the 23rd, and I have been scrambling to get this quilt done for him. I think it will be a hit. Badger men's basketball plays on the 23rd, so he can give it a test run. Won't be quite the same though without Bo Ryan at the helm. Now I'd best finish up a few little Christmas gifts.
Merry Christmas to all of you! Hope you cherish every minute of time you get with family and friends.…Continue
Our annual quilt group Christmas party is tomorrow. We will have a gift exchange, lots of yummy goodies, a hot chocolate bar, and always bring donations for our food pantry. It should be fun. Each year I have been making a thank you gift for the gals that come. This is what I did for this year. Just finished filling them with goodies.…Continue