Monthly Archives: February 2009

Turtle in a Blender with Borders

What do you think? I still need to quilt it and bind it (I’ll use the same purple, I think). I don’t know if I’ll end up cutting down the outside border or if I’ll hand quilt it. I do … Continue reading

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The Black Cat is finished

The binding was a bit of a creative challenge for me. I think I failed in what I had originally planned, but I like it none the less. First, I tried to bind the little quilt in thread. It took … Continue reading

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So excited!

Thanks to my son and daughter-in-law, I just booked a flight to see my grand kids in early April! I’m so excited! I haven’t seen them in person since July of 2007! I can’t wait to hug those little rascals!

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Thanks for voting

Thanks to everyone who voted on the setting of the miniature blocks! The winner is the setting with the majority of purple in the blocks in the corners and center. I’ll put a picture up when it’s finished and ready … Continue reading

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And the Oscar goes to……

Tonight is the Academy Awards ceremony and show. When I was younger and lived in Mesquite (TX) and my mother lived in Dallas, we saw a lot of movies together. There were even a couple of times that we saw … Continue reading

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Changing backgrounds?

I found another new background that I wanted to try, but I couldn’t get it to work. So, I’m sticking with this one for a while. I like it, so it’ll work. I’m almost done quilting the “Black Cat” mini. … Continue reading

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A Little Background

I’ve visited many blogs over the last few months. I had noticed that several had really cool backgrounds and I always wondered how they did it. They weren’t available on my layout. I noticed that many of the blogs were … Continue reading

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PTunia

I picked up my specialty license plate a few days ago. I’ve been meaning to take a picture of it since then. Today, I finally remembered to take the camera outside when I went. This was not my first choice, … Continue reading

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Setting options

I’m having a hard time deciding which of these settings I like. Seeing them side by side helps. My hubby thought it would be better to have the majority of the green turtle fabric in the corners and center. I’m … Continue reading

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Friday the 13th!

There is something about this day — supposedly being bad luck that makes me want to just flaunt it and have lots of fun! I plan to sew some later. If my stitches are all crooked and I can’t sew … Continue reading

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