Well, another night when I'm not wide a wake - but I am not sleeping either! Won't try to sew as I've tried that in the past and what a mistake that was!! Have been looking at one of my favorite web pages by Bonnie K Hunter at Quiltville.com. Love Bonnie's use of scraps, her blogs about scraps, her patterns, etc. Some day, I would like to meet her.
Morning will come all too soon. Need to be up by 6 a.m. and out the door by 7. Going to a Literacy Conference for the annual…Continue
Can't say I completely finished the first 66 flying geese - pink and white, just need to finish pressing and then trim to size. Started on the second set of 66 - blue and white. Using the flying geese ruler has been a good choice for me. The pattern called for 2 triangles for each geese and I don't like sewing triangles maybe because of the bias stretch. Anyway, after cutting the second set, I sat at the table to draw lines and pin while watching Wheel of Fortune and now American Ninja…Continue
I have had a quilt kit since June 2001 for a quilt named "Spring for a Cure". The fabric is by Timeless Treasures created by Bonnie Bann Stratton fabric line - The Healing Garden. I have been putting off making this one - not sure why - maybe because there are lots of triangles and I'm not keen on triangles! (teehee) I think the time has come that I'm ready to meet the challenge. It is a beautiful quilt. If you happen to have a McCall's Quilting magazine from June 2001 lying around you…Continue