My PHD in 2022 June Update

Gail from Quilting Gail PHD Report is hosting the PHD in 2022 again. I really enjoy keeping track of things and seeing if I can get 12 of my UFOs finished up. While I was at the studio on an earlier trip I finished a quilt on the longarm: This month I also finished aContinue reading “My PHD in 2022 June Update”

Weekly Goals and To-Do Tuesday #103

I’ll be linking up with To-Do Tuesday which is being hosted by Linda from Texas Quilt Gal and making sure I go see what everyone else is planning for the upcoming week. Last To-Do list: 1. Keep working on my hand quilting and EPP projects. Made some progress. 2. Get my project for Here ComesContinue reading “Weekly Goals and To-Do Tuesday #103”

It was a Squirrel Party this Month!

I really haven’t been planning much in my sewing space other than some hand stitching. For reasons I won’t go into, my motivation and inspiration is still at an all time low. The this happened: I was lucky and had an email from Sandra regarding her new pattern and was visited by a good friendContinue reading “It was a Squirrel Party this Month!”

June One Monthly Goal Check In

In April, (the last time I set an OMG) I had a goal to make one complete quilt, plan another, and if I can get to the studio, quilt one UFO on the long arm before I headed to Alberta for my great granddaughter’s memorial service. It didn’t happen for so many reasons; too busyContinue reading “June One Monthly Goal Check In”

A Fun TQPM Test Finished

Baby Buttercup was finished February 6th. The finished size is 46 3/8” x 59 7/8”. Donna Westerkamp wrote this pattern. It is well written and contains clear instructions and diagrams. It will be in the July edition of The Quilt Pattern Magazine. It is a quick, fairly easy pattern and Donna had it done inContinue reading “A Fun TQPM Test Finished”

My Day on Here Comes The Sun Blog Hop

June, brings us lots of Sunshine with Carol’s “Here Comes the Sun” hop! I really want to thank Carol for hosting this fun hop with such a happy theme. It’s a good timing because I’ve had a month of rain and the rivers are at peak way too early 😳. It’s been nice to playContinue reading “My Day on Here Comes The Sun Blog Hop”

Weekly Goals and To-Do Tuesday #102

I’ll be linking up with To-Do Tuesday which is being hosted by Linda from Texas Quilt Gal and making sure I go see what everyone else is planning for the upcoming week. Last To-Do list: 1. Keep working on my hand quilting and EPP projects. Made some progress. 2. Try to get my project forContinue reading “Weekly Goals and To-Do Tuesday #102”

A New Pattern; A Roll of the Dice

Sandra Walker from MMM Quilts has a fun new pattern being introduced this week and anyone who knows me, knows that I love Sandra’s patterns! This is a great pattern and includes 3 projects; a Baby Quilt, a Bed Runner and a Pillow. A few of us were given the privilege of making projects fromContinue reading “A New Pattern; A Roll of the Dice”

Weekly Goals and To-Do Tuesday #101

I’ll be linking up with To-Do Tuesday which is being hosted by Linda from Texas Quilt Gal and I’m late 😳 These past weeks have been busy and crazy with so much travelling and very little time with my machines. It started with my epic trip to Alberta for Clarke’s memorial service. Then I travelledContinue reading “Weekly Goals and To-Do Tuesday #101”

H2H Roundup

This year I did get an early start to the quilts I wanted to donate to my chosen charities. I support Victoria’s Quilts Canada which provides comfort quilts to Cancer patients. This year I am also providing some quilt tops to Quilts For Survivors which provides comfort quilts to people who were forced in toContinue reading “H2H Roundup”

My Day on the Foodie Blog Hop

Carla from Creatin’ In The Sticks came up with The Challenge: “Create something to do with food. It could be anything from a quilt with a food fabric, to a tea cozy. A mug rug for coffee to an apron. A Corn and Beans Quilt Block to a drying rack for the kitchen. Maybe youContinue reading “My Day on the Foodie Blog Hop”

Weekly Goals and To-Do Tuesday #99

I’ll be linking up with To-Do Tuesday which is being hosted by Linda from Texas Quilt Gal. Every week I find myself looking forward to seeing what everyone else is working on or have finished. Last To-Do list: 1. Keep working on my hand quilting and EPP projects. Made some progress on both projects. 2.Continue reading “Weekly Goals and To-Do Tuesday #99”

My PHD in 2022 March Update

Gail from Quilting Gail PHD Report is hosting the PHD in 2022 again. I really enjoy keeping track of things and seeing if I can get 12 of my UFOs finished up. I can claim a finish: While I was at the studio I finished a quilt on the longarm: I also did a repairContinue reading “My PHD in 2022 March Update”

Weekly Goals and To-Do Tuesday #98

I’ll be linking up with To-Do Tuesday which is being hosted by Linda from Texas Quilt Gal. Every week I find myself looking forward to seeing what everyone else is working on or have finished. Last To-Do list: 1. Monday take DH to a doctor’s appointment and the go to the Guild for a meetingContinue reading “Weekly Goals and To-Do Tuesday #98”

PQ 13.6 Flying Geese

This was the prompt we received for the sixth and final challenge this week from Trish (aka Quilt Chicken): “We have not truly done a block challenge this year yet, so today’s the day. This time, I want you to incorporate some pieced flying goose elements into your project. I don’t care how many youContinue reading “PQ 13.6 Flying Geese”

My PHD in 2022 February Update

Gail from Quilting Gail PHD Report is hosting the PHD in 2022 again. I really enjoy keeping track of things and seeing if I can get 12 of my UFOs finished up. So here’s where I’m at with the great tracker Gail created: I didn’t get any UFO’s finished, but did get a lot ofContinue reading “My PHD in 2022 February Update”

Weekly Goals and To-Do Tuesday #96

I’ll be linking up with To-Do Tuesday which is being hosted by Linda from Texas Quilt Gal. Every week I find myself looking forward to seeing what everyone else is working on or have finished. Last To-Do list: 1. Start a new scrappy leader/ender project. 2. Keep working on my EPP projects. 3. Keep upContinue reading “Weekly Goals and To-Do Tuesday #96”

February Block Report

It’s so much fun to see how everyone is doing this year with Shelly at Prairie Moon Quilts with the 350 Blocks Project. February: Tickled Pink Blog Hop Project #2 – 4 1 Pattern Test Block Whale – 1 Pattern Test Quilt – 12 PQ 13.3 – 1 My SAHRR – will count the blocksContinue reading “February Block Report”

February One Monthly Goal Check In

I will be linking up with Patty from Elm Street Quilts on the February One Monthly Goal Challenge post. This is one of my favourite linky parties to join because it keeps me on track to finish at least one new project each month. My goal(s) this month are: 1. To finish off my projectsContinue reading “February One Monthly Goal Check In”

Another TQPM Pattern Test

In September I volunteered to do a pattern test for The Quilt Pattern Magazine of “Urban Stars”, written by Barbara Douglas for a finished 54 1/2” square quilt. This pattern is in the February edition of the magazine. I pulled and pressed some batik fabrics from my stash, printed the pattern and templates, and cutContinue reading “Another TQPM Pattern Test”