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March’s One Monthly Goal……

I love the bright colorful fabrics of these blocks and think that this would be a perfect finish for March. I was gifted these unfinished blocks in the #getyourquiltywishesgranted3 last year. It is a Instagram event were you grant wishes for others and in turn you may ask for a wish or two. I have […]


February’s One Monthly Goal

I missed the deadline last month to get in on The One Monthly Goal with Elm Street Quilts: so I made sure that I marked the date down for this month. I am hoping that this will help keep me organized and on task. I have decided that is one of my personal goals this […]

Where has the time gone?

I cannot believe how quickly time has gotten away from me. I remember the snow taking forever to melt and Spring coming so late. Then BAM it was Summer and the never ending smoke. I know that I told more then one person “This must be how a ham feels in the smoke house!” It […]

Reuse, Re-purpose and Recycle….

I have been an advocate of this philosophy all my life. I have at ever opportunity implemented this lifestyle. Most often it has popped up in my crafting; whether for a school drive or as a Librarian: with everything in between. I came across this swap on my Instagram feed and I could not pass […]

My First Quilt Along…

I started and finished my first Instagram quilt along. Well, maybe this is my second start, the first being the Quilter’s Planner QAL at the beginning of January (which will end in December 2017). But definitely my first finish. 🙂 I was so looking forward to getting the book and joining in. I ordered the […]

Hexies Hexies and More Hexies

This has been my Summer! I had not realized until just now how many Hexies I have made and received this Summer. I really love handwork and it is so easy to do just about any where. I have bought most of my papers up to this point from Paper Pieces directly: although I have […]

Books Summer and Books

Here it is July and I find myself watching for more fires this year then in the past. We usually always have a hot dry Summer however this year it has been on the cooler and wetter side of things. So you would think we would have a reprieve. Nope! Where am I going with […]

Riley Blake Fabric Challenge…….for the Modern Quilt Guild

  I have belonged to the Modern Quilt Guild for two years now. The first year I was a member of the Moses Lake Modern Quilt Guild This year I am a Individual Member of the Modern Quilt Guild. Timing was a larger part of it. I have such a busy schedule that I found […]

Spring into Action for Kids- March 19, 2016

I am planning on a sew in to make more Rare Bears. March 19th is the date for the event.  If you want to participate please clink on the link above and go to the second page of the newsletter.   ……………Here is a quote from that NewsLetter:  In order to prepare the feet fabric […]

Color and You

  Today I would like to talk a little bit about Color! I know that for some of you that is a very scary concept. For me it is like opening the door and letting me run! 🙂 I have always loved color and all the things that I can do with it. I, however, […]