Teeny tiny scraps

Teeny tiny scraps

Sometimes I just get a hankering to pull out my itsy bitsy scrap pieces and see what I can do with them.  This is what got started from my yellow bin. I then went on to pull out more.  Each colored piece is about 4 1/2 inches across and the strips prior to sewing are...
Long weekends….

Long weekends….

How I love a long weekend! I had a wonderful, restful and reflective time with my family and alone as well. And part of that time involved  finishing two quilt tops I’ve been planning for a  long time. This one uses 36 different “made fabric” blocks...
Denim Scrap Quilt

Denim Scrap Quilt

I literally have bins and bins of old jeans from my family plus a pile I’ve been hoarding from an elementary school rummage sale for (ahem) over a decade now. I have a long term goal to use them all up, but  it may well take a lifetime before I could sew so...
First quilt of 2016!

First quilt of 2016!

Well, ALMOST the first. Still have to bind and wash, but I just finished this very dense quilting.  I needed to start the year with a project that I really wanted to look at – both as a project to work on and something I wanted to keep (for me!) in our home....