Tuesday, April 26, 2011
Monday, April 25, 2011
Sunday, April 24, 2011
Friday, April 22, 2011
Talk about inspiration for dyeing.....just look at this caladium leaf-it is about 15" long!
The morning glories are stretching up to cover the trellis-just so beautiful.
We are not lacking for flowers and that is one of the blessings of living where we do- flowers are year round!
Thursday, April 21, 2011
Wednesday, April 20, 2011
He is so downy, fluffy and cute!
Marsel even found some time to decorate a cake!
These are the four blocks we made for our participation in the Margaret's Hope Chest quilting charity. We will revisit this pattern, string piecing-we did one set of blocks orderly and symmetrical and then pushed ourselves to make the other set of four 6 1/2" blocks randomly-it was so hard! The request was for blocks in blue, green and yellow so we dug through our scraps for these colors and had a great time!
So pleasurable to yield a tiny needle for this embroidery. It is in an eight inch hoop for scale. I did all of the coneflowers first, as...
I knuckled under and did all of the quilting on the little sheep panel quilt! It was a lot of fun to meander around all of the 'curls...
Wednesday night when we came out of church the moon was perfectly framed through the tall pine trees in the woods across from where we park-...
It turn out beautifully after the wash and dry! The quilt is a very comfortable size and pleasing colors/prints! Nice to see it done, ri...