Applique Bee – A Richmond Modern Quilt Guild Event

| January 8, 2012

Today was the beginning of a six-month applique bee at Susan Emory’s house.  We are meeting once a month to work on our DON’T LOOK NOW applique patterns. Here are the beginnings of our six projects! This one is Debbie’s future pillow!   This is Ann’s Quilt   Cheryl is also making a quilt….   […]

Country Piecemakers Meeting March 2009 in Powhatan, VA

| March 15, 2009

We had a great time at our Country Peicemaker’s March Quilt Guild  meeting in Powhatan, VA on Saturday .  I REALLY enjoyed the show and tell section this month – and I think Colleen may have finished the most projects – recovering from knee surgery gave her a forced sitting down vacation.  A few happy pills may […]

The Corolla, NC Beach Retreat, February, 2009

| February 24, 2009

We had a wonderful time at the beach in Corolla, North Carolina the past few days.  We quilted, we ate some fantastic brunches and dinners , we laughed, we sewed, there was even a walker or two to be seen on the beach.   I loved the sunrises and the sunsets – the dolphins playing in […]

sao’s Quilty Happenings This Week – and Then Came Mamie my Singer 99K

| February 1, 2009

Featured in my weekly quilting log are two new quilts –  Augusta Cole’s Hidden Pinwheel Quilt and Bonnie K. Hunter’s Strip Twist Super Bowl Quilt Blocks.  I also sewed  on Joey’s Forever Plaid Quilt – I put pictures of these on an earlier blog today! I did finish the Fabricaholics January 24th Mystery Quilt (aka Bonnie K. Hunter’s […]

Country Piecemakers Baby Quilt Sew-In

| September 14, 2008

The Country Piecemakers had so much fun Saturday making baby quilts for the ICU.  Each group of quilters at a table pooled their efforts toward making a baby quilt.  Our table made a quilt-as-you-go strip pieced baby quilt (I am sure it had an official pretty name!)  I was absolutely THRILLED to learn to do […]