Scrap Happy September

A while back I noticed a fun bunch of people were posting the 15th of the month with write ups about fun scrappy projects they’ve been working on. The only restriction is that the fabrics have to all be scraps; no Yardage included! Here’s the list of people who sometimes write about their scrappy adventures.Continue reading “Scrap Happy September”

Weekly To-Do and Goals #70

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #70 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: 1. Keep working on quilts for the Lytton Fire Victims. Finished another one, but I’m going to be froggingContinue reading “Weekly To-Do and Goals #70”

Scrap Happy Day

This past few weeks has had me playing with scraps quite a bit more than normal. For anyone who has read my blog knows, I live in British Columbia, Canada. The past few years have had our wildfire season increasing and starting earlier. This year we experienced the most horrendous heat dome which saw ourContinue reading “Scrap Happy Day”

Friday Fun

Had more fun today playing with scraps. I finished these blocks and got them together to flimsy stage; Due to being on evacuation alert, I am not making my RSC blocks or doing the Scrappy Table Topper Challenge. Instead I am making scrappy quilts to be donated to the Quilts for Lytton Drive, for wildfireContinue reading “Friday Fun”

Friday Spent Playing with Fabric

First of all to all my online friends that have commented or emailed, I’m still at home under an Evacuation Alert. Words can not express how much your well wishes and prayers mean to me. I can’t update you on the fire situation as the Government has not yet updated the website. I’m guessing theyContinue reading “Friday Spent Playing with Fabric”

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”

Weekly To-Do and Goals #66

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #66 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: 1. Get the binding and label on Glacier Ice. Done 2. Keep working on a leader/ender project with myContinue reading “Weekly To-Do and Goals #66”

Sunday Sewing

I had some fun today making some blocks for a quilt to send to the Lytton Fire Drive. This is completely from my scrap bins. I just love the warmth of these brown, rust and tan scraps with the bits of red, blue, orange, yellow and green in the patterns. To me this quilt willContinue reading “Sunday Sewing”

Friday Finishing Fun

I’m sitting here with a lap full of fun today and counting this quilt as a finish. I was at the studio a week ago to spend quality time with my longarm. This quilt was quilted with running feathers using white Essentials thread from Connecting Threads. My Avante loves this thread! I used a beautifulContinue reading “Friday Finishing Fun”

Scrap Happy Day

There are a group of quilters who delight in playing with scraps. They celebrate by posting a show ‘n tell on the 15th of the month. Occasionally I have something to share. This is one of those months! While I was suffering from a squirrel attack, I had to pull out my collection of 5”Continue reading “Scrap Happy Day”

Friday Finishes

It has been two interesting weeks in my world. Last week had me spending 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 the frame. As soon as I finished 2 of them,Continue reading “Friday Finishes”

My Weekly Goals, Reports and Review

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #57 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: 1. Try to get away to the studio for a couple of days to spend some quality time withContinue reading “My Weekly Goals, Reports and Review”

My goals and Reports for the Week

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #55 Chris at Chris Knits is now hosting the weekly To-Do linky party. I can’t believe it’s been a year since I started joining Roseanne and Sue at Home Sewn By Us for this fun link up. Last week’s list: 1. Try to get away to the studio for a couple ofContinue reading “My goals and Reports for the Week”

RSC Blue Blocks

I made 4 – 12 1/2” square curvy log cabin blocks from my blue scraps, and managed to get them sewn together for a new runner for the cabinet which the tv sits on. When we get back from town for DH’s medical appointments tomorrow, I will get it sandwiched, quilted and the binding on.Continue reading “RSC Blue Blocks”

H2H Update and Scrap Happy Days

Every year Sarah from Confessions of a Fabric Addict organizes the Hands to Help Charity Quilt Challenge to encourage quilters everywhere to do a bit more charity quilting. She usually has a list of 5 or 6 charities that could use our support. One of those charities is here in Canada and is a bitContinue reading “H2H Update and Scrap Happy Days”

Another Week of Goals, Stitching Time and Stash Reports

My Weekly Goals – To Do Tuesday #52 Chris at Chris Knits is now hosting the weekly To-Do linky party. I enjoy seeing how everyone is using the party to keep projects moving along. Last week’s list: 1. Get Delaney’s quilt and my SAHRR on the list for the next studio trip. Just waiting until I canContinue reading “Another Week of Goals, Stitching Time and Stash Reports”

Sunday Sewing

We had some nice weather this morning so I was able to get out for my walk early. I so happy to see how quickly the snow and ice is melting. It was a profitable walk. I came home with 21 golf balls! I save my finds and give them to the golf course. TheyContinue reading “Sunday Sewing”

Scrap Happy Day

I discovered Kate and Gun’s Scrap Happy Days post through an online friend and decided that it fits in my wheelhouse perfectly! I love playing with my scraps and creating something fun with them. Once a month these bloggers post their scrappy projects so I decided to join in. I had jumped in to doingContinue reading “Scrap Happy Day”

Wonderful Wednesday

Had some fun today playing with scraps. 😄 I’ve been busy doing some organizing and redrafting patterns. I even drew out a quilting design on a quilt top. It was one of those days I just couldn’t settle to any one project. I think that it must be the start of spring fever. The weatherContinue reading “Wonderful Wednesday”