Quilting in Progress

I'm working on quilting the Iris quilt and since the final class preview for the melted crayon technique that I'm teaching is tonight I wanted to get the center part mostly done. I think I'm … [Read more...]

New Crayon Coloring Applique Project & Baby Stuff

I've been savoring my last few days of vacation from work by doing some fun projects. Most importantly is the larger melted crayon applique sample I wanted to get done for class previews … [Read more...]

Color Run, Keyfobs and Ornaments

My weekend was rather busy! On Saturday I woke up super early to do the Color Run down in St. Petersburg. Basically you walk, jog or run a 5k and while you're doing it at certain places they … [Read more...]

Easy Street – Here I come!!

I made major progress on Orca Bay over the weekend and now I'm stalled at piecing the border together. While I was cutting out triangles for the border pieces I also cut out strips for Easy … [Read more...]

Major Orca Bay Progress

I started Orca Bay last year and my progress stalled around clue #6 before it was stuck into a tray until I picked it back up a week or so ago. Since the new mystery was starting so soon I … [Read more...]

String Flings and Lifestyle Changes

I have two swaps that I'm hosting in July and August involving string blocks so this week I've been working on getting those out of the way and finished so they are ready to mail once they … [Read more...]

Reorganization and getting my mojo back

We finished putting together the sewing cabinet Thursday (minus the doors which will go on when I get the replacement screws) and I started feeling a little better. I cleaned up my sewing … [Read more...]

Lunchtime Projects – Prep for Fabric Bowls

I get an hour for lunch each day and I try to do some sort of crafty activity during it if I can manage it. I used to bring hexies to work but I've gotten bored with them.  I realized I … [Read more...]

WIP Wednesday!

I haven't done one of these in FOREVER! It's good to see the progress I've made in the past few months though. I feel like I'm getting somewhere. Recent Finishes: Doggie Commission … [Read more...]

“Leftovers” Border Reveal

After some deliberation and seeing what everyone suggested I took a gamble and tried a border I haven't done before but I've been wanting to try. It still isn't complete yet, I think I'm … [Read more...]