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Pet Mosaic and Paper crafting

I have spent 2 months trying to “clear the backlog” of projects so I could get my pet mosaic “back up on the design wall”.  Back story in case you are new —  My sister-in-law, Carolyn (aka – One Block Wonder Woman ) flew in from California in May, and she and I went to a retreat hosted by Cheryl Lynch  ( Cheryl’s blog ) . 1,187 more words

Random Acts Of Quilting And Other Projects

Pattern Editing - Go for it!

Welcome to my day on the Island Batik Seaside Summer blog hop!  I’m happy to share the Sea Canyon collection with you today. The color palette is inspired by the vibrant colors of a desert sunset in the Grand Canyon.  901 more words


Sewing Room Hacks...


One of the sewing groups I’m in had several members asking how to see the pattern lines under thicker tracing paper we sometimes use, like medical exam paper (a popular choice) and butcher paper.   609 more words


DIY Triangle Wall Shelf

Did y’all watch those you-tube videos from my last post? Well, I sure did. And with those 7 videos of curriculum, I decided I was handy enough to build a wall shelf. 2,000 more words


My Sewing Room: Organise organise organise!

Well after sorting out all my pieces of fabric onto boards, it’s now time to label them so I can pick them out quickly.

I popped into one of my home bargain stores and picked up these labels. 267 more words

Stash Report And Reorganization

No fabric in this week.

We did some reorganization in my son’s room yesterday that forced me to sort through all my non-quilting fabric and some of the older quilting fabrics. 166 more words


11. Soft Tailoring class and an unfinished Jacket.

This Jacket was started in a Soft tailoring class I took  in 2003 and I’m eager to finish it this year.

The pattern I used was Vogue 7606, and I had to grade down this pattern. 329 more words