Work in Progress Wednesday {Week 5} 3

Work in Progress Wednesday {Week 5}
The quilt on the frame doesn’t really appear much different than it did last week — I have made some progress, but didn’t get as much done over the weekend as I hoped. The pink/blue/green quilt I’m piecing doesn’t look any different either — although I do have some more small units put together. Today ...

Project 365 2014 {Week 5}

January 26, 2014 Let us in, it’s a blizzard out here! (The wind is howling, the house is creaking, school for tomorrow is cancelled, U.G.H.) January 27, 2014 Brrrrrr. Day off of school due to cold. Ran outside with the dog to try to take some pictures, it was too cold for me to actually ...

Let there be light 2

Let there be light
The quilt on the frame has 32 “block” motifs to be quilted — I’ve now got 9 of them done. Because it’s cream colored thread on neutral fabric blocks, I’m having an interesting time trying to see where I’m going. With my overhead light and my machine light on, this is what it looks like: ...

Throwback Thursday — Radiant Star Edition 1

On Tuesday, I spent more than a little time looking at old posts about this quilt that I made in 2009. It was a commissioned project, one of Mark’s coworkers had me make this for him to give to his wife for Christmas that year. Long time blog readers no doubt remember this project. It ...

Work in Progress Wednesday {Week 4} 2

Work in Progress Wednesday {Week 4}
Passport: application submitted Plane tickets: purchased Freaking out: commenced {My mother and I are going to Paris in April.} Blocks assembled: 14 Blocks to go: Many {But this quilt is about the process, not the product. I’m OK with the fact that this will take awhile. That doesn’t stop me from dreaming of about 8 ...