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Keepin' on...

Very little time for sewing this week, but I grab a few minutes here and there. That’s how I’ve always worked on my projects and eventually they get done. 12 more words


Little steps and decisions

Over the weekend, I worked on two things. Saturday was a sewing day with some of my friends from my Creative Seasons art group. Our challenge was to make something using only solids. 181 more words


Couldn't stop sewing...

Yes, I started that little handwork project, taking shreds

and sewing them into a leaf design.

I could not stop! Perhaps because it was a ‘sitting on the couch’ handwork project or perhaps because I never knew what the next scrap would lead to! 97 more words


Handwork project

There are 360º on a compass, so that means we could be going in any one of 360 directions, right? I’m working on so many things at once that I’m not sure which direction I’m headed! 331 more words


EQ7 25th Anniversary Contests

Designing quilts has become a bit of an addiction.  I really enjoy the ability to take blocks and play with them before cutting any fabric.  I use EQ7 software to create my designs for the mystery quilts, and some of the other quilts and table runners I have shared.  225 more words


Bigger might be better

I have not done anything with these blocks since I made them, trying to use up a pile of scraps.

They were intended to be individual Weekly Special 12 x 12 pieces, but I believe that plan has changed. 132 more words


Taking a look

Sometimes it helps to take a look back at what you have actually done. I hung my latest Weekly Special pieces all together and felt pretty good about what I had finished. 70 more words