Monthly Archives: May 2013

May Goals Check in

May Goals Check in

May! You are halfway gone! What have I done? May Goals Quilt Scene Submissions May 6   100% Modern Patchwork Submissions May 13   100% Teaser page for online classes June 1   0% Start work on mystery proposal June 1   0% Dyeing 100 – get it done! June 1   10% New slipcovers,… Continue Reading

One Moment | My Baby is 12!

One Moment | My Baby is 12!

My baby Logan turned 12 on Friday! It seems like not that long ago he was trying out his very first cake with GUSTO: Now he’s 12!! We had a great celebration; just 2 of his best buds came over after school and stayed the night! Of course, there was some video game playing: Some… Continue Reading

Lucky Duck – A Jewel Tone Lover!

Lucky Duck – A Jewel Tone Lover!

I had a whole bunch of comments on my giveaway last week! Good old Random.org helped me choose: Judy, who blogs over at Sew, Rip, Repeat. Lucky Judy had to choose between a set of fat quarters in one of 3 color palettes: Jewel Tones Autumn Splendor Spring Greens And her choice was the ever… Continue Reading

Coming Soon to a Magazine Near You!

Last week I made extra samples and wrote 4 different articles for Quilting Arts Gifts. I had time to snap some pix before I sent these off to be photographed. Here are examples of custom phone pouches I made in different sizes to test my pattern: I also made 3 more trick or treat buckets… Continue Reading

Sew Mama Sew Giveaway Day! | Color, Glorious Color!

Sew Mama Sew Giveaway Day! | Color, Glorious Color!

Wahoo! Giveaway Day is here! The awesome folks at Sew Mama Sew coordinate a massive effort of blogging sewists who host a giveaway at their blog on the same time, placing links to all the giveaways in one place. To all the new folks who’ve come here from Sew Mama Sew, welcome! I’d love to have you add… Continue Reading

Meetup | May Goals

Meetup | May Goals

This past week has been crazy! Balancing a lot of family stuff with making lots of art for my Quilting Arts Gifts articles, stopping to take process pix along the way, PHEW! I also spent a large part of today at the Redlands Sewing Center for “class preview day”, followed by hosting a dinner party… Continue Reading