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!
I do still find some time to do hand knitting! Two pairs of fingerless mitts are completed; and it is always a challenge to knit with blac...
I sent for two quilts from Quilts for Kids and this is the first kit I wanted to do. They supply all of the fabric and backing, you do the ...
The mystery QAL from QuiltyGirl concluded recently and I finally managed a finish myself! I made so many mistakes, I almost despaired of e...
On Friday, I tried to quilt the last row at the frame and jammed the machine up big time. I tried to fix it and failed. Then I went afte...