Thursday, May 12, 2022

ROYALTY VISITS!

We picked up our Amelia Island grand and having him here by himself is such a delight!  He thinks it's pretty cool to have his grandparents at his every beck and call, too!

On Monday, I pieced the backing, lined up the top to match the back inset exactly and began quilting it! 
 I'm hoping the plan works out!
I even went to our local quilting group on Monday--
I trimmed up all of the monkey block centers
 and sewed all of the HST's for the star points. 
 I will enjoy piecing a block every time Bill and Eli head out on a golf cart ride!  It feels good to use a rotary cutter again to do the blocks!
 

6 comments:

  1. So nice that you can craft again - comfortably!. Enjoy your grandson's visit.

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  2. I'm glad you have your grandson to visit. Grandparents are so important in a childs life and yours surely know they are loved by you and Bill.
    Glad the quilting is going well too. I can imagine how much fun it is to have both hands again.
    Blessings,
    Betsy

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  3. Sock Monkeys were a special part of my childhood. My Mom made lots of them.

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  4. Those sock monkey blocks are just too adorable!!! My dad always wore those sock monkey socks when he was a lineman. I think of him every time I see a sock monkey.

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  5. Oh my gosh - I LOVED having my grandparents to myself!! My grandma let me sit in her big chair and would bring us rootbeer floats!!!

    Beautiful quilt 0 and the sock monkeys!! too cute!

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