Another SEW SEW Day and other Quilty Happenings in sao’s World June 25, 2010

| June 25, 2010

Catherine and I had a SEW SEW DAY today – and it was packed full of lots of things.  And theoretically there was really not a lot of sewing going on.  🙂 First we had a SEW AND TELL bag event…….we wrapped and glued fabric around cording and then sewed the cord into the shape of a bag- all by […]


| July 13, 2009

Do you want to see some of the things that I have been working on? Hey Trude – are you looking at this – two posts in ONE DAY!  LOL.  🙂   IN CASE ANYONE IS WONDERING…. I will be traveling WITHOUT MY COMPUTER from July 17 through August 10th – so ShirleyAnnesHeart (in theatrical […]

Powhatan Quilters April 2009

| April 11, 2009

Merci returned from her ADVENTURES  (and I mean ADVENTURES) in the jungles of Costa Rica to act as president Monday –  while Karen is recuperating – and she also taught  us how to combine piecing and applique techniques the EASY way!  Look at her finished masterpiece. We had a nice day of learning, sharing and sewing […]

Halfway House and Quilty News

| February 10, 2009

What a day – Marla and I had a fantastic tour of a Virginian Plantation – Magnolia Grange – and we made a trip to JO JO’s Quilt shop to find some flannel fabric and be inspired by the quilts in the shop!  We also picked up our Moss Prints – and if that wasn’t […]

Powhatan Quilters Make Stars and THE MYSTERY BEGINS

| January 5, 2009

The Powhatan Quilters had a great time today sewing in the library – and after we admired Catherine’s JACKET OF WONDERS and Karen’s beautiful nativity peiced quilt,  Merci taught us to make paper-pieced stars!  I took lots of pictures so that I can remind myself of all of the important steps!  It was really a […]