Category Archives: Inspiration

Which One Will it Be?

I’ll be the first to admit that I get sidetracked easily and I often work on more than one project at once. This week you can see proof of that on my design wall. I had to decide quilt which … Continue reading

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Working on a PIG

In last week’s blog post I talked about having finished a pieced quilt back I’d been working on for several weeks. Often when I finish a big project, I have a hard time figuring out what I want to work … Continue reading

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Another Pieced Back Finished

I’m pleased to say I finished my quilt back. I’ve been working on it for several weeks and I’m glad to be done. Here’s another view of the back; there’s better light in my office but I couldn’t get far … Continue reading

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Sidetracked

It’s official. I’ve done it again. I am so sidetracked. I was working on this cute quilt. I wrote about it when I started and the next week, and a third.  But then, I got bogged down. My granddaughter was … Continue reading

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Quilt Shows – Always Worth the Effort

My husband and I are still a little new to living in a large metropolitan area. We’ve lived in our permanent home here just about a year and I still find things that I love about living in the city. … Continue reading

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On I Go …

Yes, I’m still making progress with the “embroidered” quilt. I haven’t done handwork for years but I still love the look of it. I did counted cross-stitch until my eyes quit making the transition from the cloth to the pattern … Continue reading

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Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow

This is the view at the office this morning. It’s a really gray day. Our office is nestled right up against the foothills but you can just barely see them on the left side of the photo. Snow is falling … Continue reading

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She Sews!!

One of the best things I know is teaching another person to sew. This weekend, my 4½-year-old granddaughter used a sewing machine for the first time. What fun we had. Let me tell you about it. I’ve been working on … Continue reading

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Piano Keys?

I’m excited this week. My friend, Sara Gallegos, is coming to film the second set of segments for her show on QNNtv.com, My First Quilt. It is aimed at the beginning quilter but I really believe we can always learn … Continue reading

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The Last Quilt of 2015

Here we are at the beginning of 2016.  I had a wonderful time over the holidays but was glad to come back to work today so I can rest a bit. We have our big family celebration on New Year’s … Continue reading

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