Monthly Archives: May 2013

June Short List

I finished one item on the May Short List.  Not my best month, but not my worst month either. I’m ready for a new start in June.  Here’s the June Short List: Finish the Confetti Breeze quilt.  I haven’t cut … Continue reading

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Those Crafty Projects

I broke down and bought an iPad mini last weekend and had to make a cover for it.  I could have bought one, but they were ugly.  The cool thing about this cover is that it folds out to serve … Continue reading

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Stash Report 5/26/13

No fabric purchased or used this week. Today is filled with family gatherings, but I have hopes of sewing tomorrow.  My goal this week is to start the next strippy quilt and prep some hand-work to take next weekend when … Continue reading

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Confetti Breeze

The weeks just fly by, don’t they? For a change of pace I designed the fifth strippy quilt in EQ.  I made up all the others on the fly with very little, or in some cases, no planning at all.  … Continue reading

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Stash Report 5/19/13

No fabric in this week, not because I didn’t try.  I had quilt guild yesterday and scanned the vendor booth, plus we stopped at a quilt shop and the thrift store.  The thrift shop had almost no cotton fabric.  That’s … Continue reading

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Mess Or Mock Up?

You decide.    The next NICU quilt will something like this……or not. I have some pressing and cutting and playing to do. Now that the weather is nice I try to get out walking as much as possible.  I even … Continue reading

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A Short List Finish

The first item came off the May short list with the finish of another NICU quilt.   I try to include either a hand-dyed or hand-painted fabric in every quilt this year to use up my dyed and painted stash.  … Continue reading

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