Category Archives: Quilts

Winter Solstice Crossroads Quilt (and mini pinwheels) ~ Kate Spain fabric

About a month ago, CRAFTSY had Kate Spain’s Solstice layer cakes on sale so I bought one. Then I saw Lori’s scrappy crossroads tutorial. Winter Crossroads was born ~ I had enough triangle snippets from Crossroads to make a Mini … Continue reading

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Double Irish Chain Quilt ~ Fundraiser for NNGH

My sister, who is a member of the Northern Nevada Ghost Hunters , asked me if I had a quilt that I would donate for their group fundraiser. Since they are holding a fundraiser for the historic Fourth Ward School … Continue reading

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Weekend Roundup ~ 22 September 2014

Depending on which ever way the wind blows, our days here in the Truckee Meadows either start off looking like this: Or, yesterday’s sunrise pre-settling of smoke: As of this morning, the King fire has burnt 87,592 acres and is … Continue reading

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Finished Plan C Briar Rose Baby Quilt

While I was working on a quilt for a raffle I found a quilt top I made back in February. I rummaged through my closet and couldn’t find a piece of batting large enough, so I slapped it up on … Continue reading

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Harrison Crossing Quilt Top

A while ago I bought, from Keepsake Quilting, a quilt kit that I kept coming back to time and again…Harrison Crossing Quilt. I pinned it and now the kit is sold out, but they still have the pattern available. The … Continue reading

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For Today ~ 2 June 2014 ~ A Simple Woman’s Daybook

FOR TODAY … 02 June 2014 Outside My Window… Not a cloud in the sky…it’s going to get hot today! Still have tonka trucks out there moving dirt from one pile to the next. I am thinking… I’m starving. One … Continue reading

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A Rambling Tuesday ~ 27 May 2014

Sort of a ramble today ~ Lots of pictures. I received my craft swap today! A beautiful scarf hand-spun & dyed & knitted by a graduate student in my department. It’s soooo soft! Did I say it was BEAUTIFUL? :)Continue reading

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