The Squirrels Got Me

This has been a fun week so far. I have a couple of finished projects! I had won a gift certificate from Mad About Patchwork from Sandra Walker at MMM Quilts in her Follow Your Own Path QAL. I knew I had the perfect floral fabric and the “right” green, but needed the solid coloursContinue reading “The Squirrels Got Me”

I Love Thursday #52

I’m joining a group of friends who get together via a linky party on LeeAnna’s blog Not Afraid of Color most weeks to share list of things that bring them joy, inspire them or make them laugh. These past couple of months I have been paying attention to my diet and try to get someContinue reading “I Love Thursday #52”

My Trip to the Studio

It was so wonderful to finally be able to take a trip to the studio. My ferry was running and the wait was short. It was so nice to take the ferry instead of having to drive the long way around. It was a good day to travel, not too hot and the smoke wasContinue reading “My Trip to the Studio”

I Love Thursday #48

There are a great group of bloggers who get together via a linky party on LeeAnna’s blog Not Afraid of Color each week to share list of things that bring them joy, inspire them or make them laugh. My gratitude post this week especially goes to the valiant, heroic firefighters and helicopter pilots who areContinue reading “I Love Thursday #48”

Felicia’s World Batik Scrappy Fun

It has been an interesting month in my part of the world. A couple of weeks ago I found myself able to spend time at the studio where I decided I needed to try working with pantos for the first time. In the week I was there I managed to finish 5 quilts on theContinue reading “Felicia’s World Batik Scrappy Fun”

I Love Thursday #46

There are a great group of bloggers who get together via a linky party on LeeAnna’s blog Not Afraid of Color each week to share list of things that bring them joy, inspire them or make them laugh. Summer brings with it a lovely bunch of friends who drop off care packages of fresh gardenContinue reading “I Love Thursday #46”

I Love Thursday #44

There are a great group of bloggers who get together via a linky party on LeeAnna’s blog Not Afraid of Color each week to share list of things that bring them joy, inspire them or make them laugh. I try to make it most weeks, but it’s just not always possible. Real life does getContinue reading “I Love Thursday #44”

I Love Thursday #43

Hello to all of you from a beautiful, hot, sunny golf course in beautiful British Columbia. Life is pretty special when you can wake up to a view like this every day: I’m joining some friends who share posts of things that bring them joy and gratitude we all link up on LeeAnna’s blog NotContinue reading “I Love Thursday #43”

My Weekly Report

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #59 Chris at Chris Knits is now hosting the weekly To-Do linky party and it’s always fun to go see what everyone has done and are planning To-Do. Last week’s list: Did you see my UFO finish? You can read about it here. 1. Continue with my secret sewing projectContinue reading “My Weekly Report”

Another Week @ Quilt Schmilt

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #58 Chris at Chris Knits is now hosting the weekly To-Do linky party and it’s always fun to go see what everyone has done and are planning To-Do. Last week’s (actually 2 weeks ago) list: I missed posting last week. I was at the studio with only limited internet soContinue reading “Another Week @ Quilt Schmilt”

My Turn is Here on the Born to Be Wild Hop!

Here are the participants for yesterday, the first day of the hop: Creatin’ in the SticksVroomans QuiltsHomespun Hannah’s BlogScrapdashKathleen McMusingJust Sew QuilterJust Because Quilts and here are the bloggers for today: MooseStashQuiltingSelina QuiltsFor The Love Of GeeseElizabeth Coughlin DesignsQuilt SchmiltLife in the ScrapatchSewing Up My Fabric Carol from Just Let Me Quilt is the hostessContinue reading “My Turn is Here on the Born to Be Wild Hop!”

Lost in Space

I have been having a week that meant I have been out of touch this week. Apparently WordPress lost all of the links I had posted on my last posts so I will try to get that fixed ASAP. Appointments and meetings filled my time along with family news of Covid-19 testing and quarantining whileContinue reading “Lost in Space”

I Love Thursday #38

Have you checked the list of bloggers that share their lists of happy things over on LeeAnna’s blog Not Afraid of Color? It’s always fun to see what everyone shares. My list this week contains my usual loves; my sweet littles. I’ve just completed a new ruler case which will make travelling to my studioContinue reading “I Love Thursday #38”

Have You Heard the Word Gobsmacked?

Well that’s what I am after reading Sue and Roseanne’s fun blog post today at Home sewn By Us. They received TWO nominations for the Outstanding Blogger Award. TWO blogger friends developed five questions and added them to their nomination list. In my opinion it is so perfectly deserved. Then I got to the bottomContinue reading “Have You Heard the Word Gobsmacked?”

I Love Thursday #37

Thursday is the day when a group of bloggers post lists of things that make them happy on LeeAnna’s blog Not Afraid of Color. It’s always fun to head over there and see what everyone is sharing. I had a great morning today, meeting one of my Guild members at our Guild (masks on) toContinue reading “I Love Thursday #37”

The Eagle has Landed!

I’m finally finished my quilt for a very dear friend. I learned a lot making this quilt; to listen to the longarm and how it feels and sounds when everything is perfect. I learned that unquilting takes days to undo what can be done in an hour. 😉 I also learned that having the perfectContinue reading “The Eagle has Landed!”

January OMG Finishes

1. Get photos of my finished pattern test flimsies and send them to the designers. Done 2. Complete all of my pattern test quilt tops. Done 3. Finish my project for the “Hearts on Fire Blog Hop”. Done 4. Keep working on the 2 remaining Commissions which are not required for delivery until June. SomeContinue reading “January OMG Finishes”

Look at What’s Going On!

This is my To Do Tuesday #42 I haven’t had much that I was able to share this week. I wound up going to my favourite LQS and loading up my car: and then went to my quilty friend’s place. She has a studio with the space I need to set my baby up. TheContinue reading “Look at What’s Going On!”

I Love Thursday #29

Here it is, time to share the first of our lists of things that bring us joy in a brand new year. A group of us link up on LeeAnna’s blog, Not Afraid of Color. I like the fact that the creation of several vaccines are bringing the possibility of gaining some control over thisContinue reading “I Love Thursday #29”

January OMG

Every year Patty at Elm Street Quilts hosts a monthly linky party. It has been a great motivator for me to move projects along so I will be continuing to post my linkups with goals and finishes each month. It’s so satisfying to write about progress each month. Accountability helps! 😉 This was my listContinue reading “January OMG”