Category Archives: quilt retreat

Quilted Potholders — Piecing Improv

I was baking cornbread for dressing on Thanksgiving and burned my hand on the cast iron skillet as I pulled it out of the oven.  My potholder was basically worn out, not to mention it was old and nasty looking.  … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving everyone!  May your day be filled with love and gratitude!

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Fourteen Year Old Quilt in Progress

I started this quilt for my oldest granddaughter fourteen years ago!  I showed the main, center portion to her mother at her baby shower.  I had intended to finish it before she was born, but I apparently put it away … Continue reading

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Hubby’s Quilt!

Last weekend, I got to go to a quilt retreat!  I used to go to several a year.  Now, I’m extremely lucky to get to go to one or two a year.  This was my second retreat this year and … Continue reading

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Forgot to mention Yesterday

When I actually got to see and talk to my granddaughter in person, she changed her mind about the type of quilt she wanted me to make for her.  It’s not the log cabin variation that I’d made for her … Continue reading

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My Weekend Quilt Retreat Update

I was able to go on a quilting retreat last weekend. My quilting friend Micki had planned to go (I had not) and she wasn’t able to at the last minute. So she called me the day before retreat to … Continue reading

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