Monthly Archives: April 2011

I’m Still at Home

My trip to Oklahoma has been delayed.  I may go up there tomorrow or it may be in mid-May before I get to go.  We’ll see.  I wanted to show you some of the great postage stamps I’ve gotten on … Continue reading

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Work in Progress

I’m not finished with this little quilt, but my friend Debbie asked about it, so I thought I’d go ahead and share it with you.  I’m hand quilting it in the “kantha” method.  Or at least as close to a … Continue reading

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A Treasure of a Find

4/21/11 #2  While I was at my quilt  retreat recently, I had a “sit and sew” session come up.  This is a monthly gathering of my mini group — the Jane Does.  I had not been able to attend the meetings … Continue reading

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With Permission — The Memorial Quilt

This quilt was made from the clothes that the precious little boy would have worn and of the blankets he would have used, if he had lived.    The first photo is of what I consider to be the back of … Continue reading

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A Parent’s Love

4/20/11 I ventured out to the post office today.  I also delivered the Memorial Quilt to the baby’s momma while I was there.  A parent’s love is strong and does not end with the death of a child.  I’m so … Continue reading

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I’m taking a few days off, so to speak

I’m not complaining, just explaining.  I’ve been having back spasms, off and on, since Friday night.  It’s not easy to be at the computer at this time or to take a photo a day.  So, I’m trying not to do … Continue reading

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A Couple of Retreat Photos

This is where we went for our quilting retreat.  It’s on a lovely little patch of land with a couple of great little ponds.  We get to see a bit of wildlife while there.  Always fun.  There were baby ducks … Continue reading

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We’ve been Here before

I told you a while back about finding National Geographic wallpapers for your computer.  Well, I went back today to look around some more.  To see what had been added since I was there last and to see some of the … Continue reading

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My Hand Quilting Sample

I’ve used this small quilt to show my hand quilting for several classes that I’ve taught in the past.  I don’t know when or if I’ll teach hand quilting again.  I don’t hand quilt that often any longer.  I wanted … Continue reading

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A Little Howdy Do!

The momentum is still going.  Yesterday, my hubby was feeling poorly, so I didn’t do any cleaning and de-cluttering.  (I did run a lot of paper through the shredder though.)  Wanted to let him rest.  So, I spent the day … Continue reading

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