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Beginning Again

A while back I started working on the Cherrywood Van Gogh Challenge. I thought that I’d piece diamonds, and either set them into a Starry Night… 281 more words

Quilting

Polaroids revisited

Nothing beats piecing for straight up relaxing sewing (I think). I do love all the parts of making a quilt but piecing is pretty awesome. I blew seven weeks of dust off the box of polaroid blocks and started joining them together. 33 more words

One Monthly Goal for May....

I am still not quite 100% after getting pneumonia, however I did manage to go near my studio and determine what my May monthly Goal would be.   189 more words

Quilts

Embroidered Frogs

I smiled so much while working with this fun quilt! I absolutely love these little embroidered frogs!

This unique quilt crossed my path several months ago when one of my neighbors from back home reached out to my mom and I to see if we could help make a quilt from the embroidered blocks that she had found when helping her mother sort belongings. 132 more words

By Kathryn

The Whoopie Pies were good and then

No sewing this week. Under the needle sits the quilt started last week, that has a due date quickly approaching. I’ll probably finish binding on the plane to St. 234 more words

Quilting

Farmer's wife cushion centre block

After 8 blocks, and having decided those with off-white in them should form a cross (either 4-pointed or in the 5 corners) I still couldn’t get a layout I was satisfied with – either all four blues were too close together, or the two with the dark burgundy background were next to each other, or the two with the tan background and burgundy chevrons were next to each other. 507 more words

Patchwork

Remainderings in Chicago

I was really glad I could get to the IQF – Chicago quilt  show this spring for all 3 days.

On the first day, I had a few hours and saw some of the quilts as well as some of the vendors. 596 more words

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