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Kathy/WA's Blog – August 2014 Archive (3)

It's finally started raining in western Washington

As summers go out here we've had a very mild summer.  Very little rain sense June and not a lot of the hot temps.  It's mostly been in the 80's even in August which kind of surprised me.  I like the warmer weather!

So what does one do when it starts raining?  I finished the mariner quilt the other night, (see earlier post). I've had my next project loaded on the LA sense taking the other off but I haven't figured out all the quilting designs to fill up the space.  Deciding that it…


Added by Kathy/WA on August 30, 2014 at 9:37am — 8 Comments

Like a kid in a candy store!

The Mariner Compass quilt is quilted.  It took me a bit longer than planned, hummm they always seem to do that to me.  All I need to do now is find the material I was using so that I can make the binding and get that put on the quilt and call it finished.  I ran into some problems with this one.  Sense it is set on point, I had to turn the quilt to get to the side setting triangles and had problems with the tension once it was turned.  I will work on that on the next quilt. I'm hoping to…


Added by Kathy/WA on August 21, 2014 at 9:20pm — 6 Comments

minding my P's and Q's

Everyone will be happy to know that I've done pretty much nothing with my injured shoulder this week. I went to PT as ordered by the doctor and the shoulder is feeling much better.

As for the rest of my time: I did rest the shoulder, in the back yard under a wonderful summer sun, something we don't get much of here in the NW.

I have also spent time working on the mariner compass quilt on the LA. I would have been done by now but I didn't like just doing feathers in the side setting…


Added by Kathy/WA on August 8, 2014 at 9:00pm — 7 Comments

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