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Quilting Work-in-Progress WIP Projects ~ 4 February 2013

After moving to the east side of Sparks (from west side of Reno) to a smaller but sunnier condo, I’ve finally unpacked most of my quilting supplies and fabrics. Set up a small part of the second bedroom with my … Continue reading

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Grandma’s Flower Garden Update…and other quilting

I’ve been working on a few quilting projects off and on, two are hand-pieced quilts ~ Grandma’s Flower Garden and the Farmer’s Wife. Thought I’d show the progression of the Grandma’s Flower Garden that I’m doing using the English Paper … Continue reading

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What happens when…

You are held as a captive audience to an excessive talker? Well, I found out last Saturday at a craft & bake sale…you crank out 10 hexagon flowers to add to your Grandma’s Flower Garden!

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Craft Challenge using Monastery Windows Pattern

In one of my my crafting groups our Craft Challenge for May/June was to make something with the quilt pattern Monastery Windows. Originally it was a May Challenge and I was running out of time so I made up 8 … Continue reading

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A quilt for Evan Henry

We have a new baby in my extended family…Evan Henry (my brother-in-law’s sister’s baby boy). I finished the half square triangle quilt top…added two batik borders, one (the biggest) is a beauty…Paradise Barbados and the smaller one (also the binding) … Continue reading

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Windy Moon Quilt Shop’s Tent Sale Buys ~ 2010

Just wanted to share what I bought at Windy Moon’s Tent Sale this morning. :) I picked up backings for two quilt tops: My Water/Ocean quilt…I bought more of the batik that I made one the borders with: For my … Continue reading

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I finished my Ocean Quilt Top – HST Quilt

I took a half day off work yesterday. Had to be home for a repairman to fix a cracked window, and after he left…I grabbed my quilt top and headed over to WINDY MOON to find some fabric for the … Continue reading

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