2010 Block of the Month designed by Linda Hibbert of Silver Linings Originals, paper pieced by me and machine quilted by Betty Doering.
These designs take me about 15 months to complete.
The days are much shorter – the last ‘walkies’ for the dog at 10 p.m. are now done in the dark – such a change from mid-June when it’s still daylight at 10 and even at 11 p.m. it still isn’t completely dark. And of course, by 4 am, it’s light again. Quite a change from our winters – when it’s dark by 5 p.m. and not light again until after 8 a.m. One of the advantages of living in the (semi) north. I understand that Washington, Oregon and California are considering staying on…Continue
I belong to a group of about 20 quilters that try to get together on Saturdays to quilt, socialize and share. We call ourselves “The Charm Pack”. We can sometimes manage it weekly, other times we may only manage to get together once a month. It all depends on availability of the location where we gather. But one thing is constant. How much we care for each other.
When someone has a life changing event we make them a ‘heart’ quilt. We choose a common fabric…Continue
Better late than……
Thanks to Pam’s reminder, I thought I’d just check back and see when I last put up a blog post here – and to my shame, it was February 2017! How could that much time have passed? I may not have posted, but I check in here regularly and read whatever others post.
In the more than two years since I had a ‘show and tell’ here, I have been keeping very busy. My DH has been diagnosed with dementia, so we have begun that journey, and last Fall, I was…Continue