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Progress on the Heart Quilt

Yesterday was a bright, but very cold day here in Montana. I think the high yesterday was around 9 degrees, perfect for an afternoon of quilting. 416 more words


Hanging of the Quilt

My mother Cecile was a very good seamstress, but she wasn’t a quilter.  Toward the end of her life, though, she made a beautiful Cathedral quilt completely by hand.   43 more words


Happy New Year!

My New Year greetings are somewhat belated this year as I spent the first half of January in India – I will be writing more about that in due course. 216 more words

Same-But-Different Blocks

The blocks for the twin quilts are coming along nicely.  It will take 32 for both tops and 24 are complete.

Notice the same-but-different look.  The blocks on the left are for the “boy” quilt.  85 more words


Made in 2016

2016 was a year unlike any other. Sometimes it felt overwhelmingly sad with all the news, deaths, and election upheaval, but it was also the year that brought Amelia to our family, so it wasn’t all bad. 214 more words

Craft Chat

Trying something new!

For my newest project, I am doing my own rendition of a fushion, crochet quilt. I bought enough fabric to make 36 6-inch finished squares. The front is a light mint pattern and the back is a soft mint fleece fabric. 156 more words