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