Monday, September 1, 2014

My Oldest Granddaughter and more


Isla running Cross Country.
This gal has guts and determination.

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Some visitors without Mom.












Friday, August 29, 2014

Angie's Hexie Weekend




No hexies for me today.

I'm working on the binding for my Sew Spooky Quilt.
The gorgeous quilting was done by the Amazing Valerie Smith at the Pumpkin Patch Quilter



Warning below are pictures of where I sew.....giggle.
What a mess!


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At one time I had plans of cleaning this disaster, but then I started to sew again.  I believe I'm channeling Eleanor Burns in this photo.

LOLLLL

Everyone have a great day!








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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Binding Tool



Today is the first day I used my binding tool.  It worked great.  Thank you Missouri Quilt Company for the excellent video.

Monday, August 25, 2014

Friday, August 22, 2014

Angie's Hexie Weekend


August Sunshine Block finished

for the

2014 Hexie BOM










Don't forget to link up with Angie's Hexie Weekend.  It doesn't have to be a hexie, just any eye candy.

A Quilting Reader's Garden




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Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Quilter's Choice QAL- Final Block



Block 12
of the 

Little Bunny Quilts
The blocks are still posted on Little Bunny Quilts plus some really nice bonus blocks


My finished blocks 1 - 12
Probably will add sashings and borders at some point.

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I'll be linking up with Little Bunny Quilts and

WIP Wednesday at Freshly Pieced

WIPs on Wednesdays

Still hoping we'll get some rain at our house.  Doesn't look too hopeful.



Monday, August 18, 2014

The Tartankiwi Butterfly Challenge


Finally finished my Butterfly!!!
for

The Tartankiwi

I had so much fun picking the fabrics for this wonderful butterfly pattern.  I see Ants to Sugar made hers into a pillow.  I like hers so much, I might do the same.

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I was hoping to get some great photos of Mr. Woody, but along came.......


and chased him away.
:(

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I'll be linking up with


The Tartankiwi


stitch by stitch

Have a great rest of the week.  See you on Friday for Angie's Hexie Weekend.



Friday, August 15, 2014

Hexie Weekend with Angie


I'm working on my August hexie
for

2014 Hexie BOM

QAL

(click on the photos to enlarge)



My helper Elly loves to hold my blocks in place for me.
:)


Sweet birdies outside my bedroom window
always make me smile.

Yesterday this probably a new mamma squirrel had one arm hanging over this little fence watching us at the dining room table.  I had to take her photo from the other side.
Too funny.



Miss Momma stopped for a snack of her own.

Don't forget to link up with Hexie Weekend here or at Angies'

A Quilting Reader's Garden




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Wednesday, August 13, 2014

New QALs



I've added some I wished I could QALs on my sidebar.  I've not been able to keep up with my sewing for the last year or two.  I'm trying not to start anything new....for real folks.

Have a great rest of the week!