Monthly Archives: June 2013

NQA Columbus

I made it through the show buying only rayon floss and some sparklies for future experiments.   I saw fabric deals, but without a project in mind nothing really grabbed me. It’s always fun to see so many beautiful quilts.  … Continue reading

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Where The Time Goes

This has turned into one crazy summer. One of my direct reports at work resigned, giving only two days notice, and was gone by the time the person that is covering her work came back from vacation. I’m still cleaning … Continue reading

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Heading Out

It was one of those weeks at work, which seemed to take up every bit of time and energy I spend on the fun stuff. Today I’m heading out to my mom’s house (more not fun stuff). I have a … Continue reading

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Cutting On

Now I have the tan strips cut for Confetti Breeze, but no sewing yet. It doesn’t look like much at this point.  I had to pin the strips after I bumped my design wall and knocked everything off.  The strips fell … Continue reading

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Does It Count?

Does this count as sewing? I cut the blue strips for Confetti Breeze.  After I cut them all the same width I wished I had cut random widths instead.  Maybe on the next quilt.  My mind needs to slow down.  … Continue reading

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Meet Burt

After a bad headache day yesterday, I ended up napping after dinner and staying up until the wee hours. It messed up my sleeping and waking schedule, but I finished the art quilt challenge. I had it in my mind … Continue reading

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Faceless and Nameless

No fabric in or out this week.  My challenge project isn’t far enough along to call it done, but I do have some clothes on him now.   More clothes to come, plus arms and a face.  For the time … Continue reading

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Roc-lon Challenge

A road trip isn’t complete without a stop at a thrift shop or two.  At my absolute favorite Goodwill in Delaware, Ohio, I bought Sew A Circle Of Friends by Anne McKinney……for $1.   Let me be clear about something.  … Continue reading

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Quilt National 2013

I went to the exhibit with a friend last weekend.  If you live anywhere near Athens, Ohio and you’ve never been to The Dairy Barn, it’s definitely worth a trip. Nothing took my breath away this year, but we both … Continue reading

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Stash Report 6/1/13

The only fabric in this week was the Roc-lon.  I used 1/4 yard making the iPad cover.  The net of all that was 1/8 yard out. We were on the road to Quilt National this weekend.  I didn’t buy any … Continue reading

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