Six Sweet Pea Pods, say that quickly more than once, are done and circling together on my table. Today’s completion is brought to you courtesy of Joan Hawley’s Craftsy class, Zippered Bags with a Twist. My technique was to watch a video segment then make that part of the project (x6), lather, rinse and repeat.… Continue reading Sweet!
Today’s finish is place mats. Each place mat has 3 shirts on it, from a pattern by Carolyn Friedlander. All the plaid and stripe fabrics are rescued from shirts at various resale shops in my area. Is it a concern that I found myself eyeballing men’s shirts at a recent event and thinking how… Continue reading Twelve Shirts!
Hooray! I finished this Mini Tiny Dancer. The colorful triangles come from the scraps of an earlier Mini Tiny Dancer. Here is the earlier one, for contrast AND this new one is done in time for the 3rd quarter of Finish A Long 2017. Here is my commitment blog… Continue reading A Tiny Finish
This cheerful table runner is done! I can’t imagine why I waited so long to finish it up. The hexies have been sewn for some time. They were started in a Mickey Depre workshop based on her Pieced Hexies books. So easy and fun to make. There was a brief time when I thought the… Continue reading A Completed Table Runner
There was a substitute yoga teacher today. I was more than a little apprehensive about this. I am so very new to yoga and did not want to be pushed (too much) past my comfort zone. It turned out fine. She had some familiar poses and some new ones for us to try. Some… Continue reading Changes
Another project completed! The flower pots came from an exchange on a Carol Doak list some years back. I took them to a Modern Quilt Workshop taught by Donna of Donnalee Design Studio. This is the result. It all started here: https://ponderingitall.blog/2017/04/05/spring-into-action And a shout out to Stephanie of Quilt Addicts Anonymous for recommending… Continue reading Modern Flower Pots
Here is my first finish of second quarter 2017. Isn’t it cute? Best guess is that it will be a table runner. The exciting news is that I have some of the purple, aqua and other colored fabrics so I can make a companion piece. Two Tiny Dancers!! My commitment blog post can be found… Continue reading Tiny Dancer!