SAO Quilts and other Projects Finished in 2008

| December 31, 2015

After finishing 17 quilts and multiple other projects in 2007, I didn’t slow down in 2008 – I actually made 19 quilts plus a few other projects! Here are the 19 quilts that I finished in 2008. #1      The “WILD IRISH ROSE QUILT” was made for my parents, J.B. and Marjorie Albertson. It […]

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 […]


| July 11, 2008

FABRIC STASHBUSTERS Some of us have accumulated a wealth of fabric – known in the quilty world as our stash.  STASHBUSTER GROUPS are abundant in the online world of quilters trying to control their artistic impulses (aka buying fabric habit.)  Here is a new way to use up that collection…..invite in three wannabe fashion designers and […]

Dear Jane, Beach Retreat, Brownies, Coffee, Tea and Sarah’s First Quilt

| May 18, 2008

What a title for this blog entry…..but I guess I have a lot to share.  I have been having LOTS OF FUN….Saturday, May 17, has been a very good day. DEAR JANE QUILT We had our first DEAR JANE  QUILT SUPPORT GROUP (uhm…I think we are calling it a CLUB) meeting at Quilter’s Corner May […]

Beach Retreat Quilt

| March 25, 2008

Susan asked me to test this pattern for a quilt that she just designed – and I happily said YES! So Friday, March 21, I went home from the QUILTER’S CORNER (Midlothian, VA) with the instructions for making this BEACH RETREAT QUILT. It is made from 15  different 1/2 yard fabrics from the SUNSHINE line by April Cornell for MODA, […]