May 2012 Color Palette Challenge – FMQ Challenge – Alzheimer’s Art Quilt THE YUM YUM TREE

| June 1, 2012

Everyone once in awhile I think our “creative energies” ebb and flow.   Mine have been in SLOW MOTION GEAR for a bit…..but I did manage to finish my personal monthly challenge – at the last minute…..LOL.  In case you are new to my blog, I challenged myself to make a quilt a month to […]

What’s on My Design Floor, Monday, May 7, 2012

| May 7, 2012

This week I am pondering over what I shall do with my Vicki Welsh May COLOR PALETTE CHALLENGE 2012 hosted by Judy Laquidara herself.     Aren’t these happy colors?  This candy just makes me want to smile.  Has anyone ever eaten this candy?  I don’t think I have – but then I am a […]

Sunset Over the Sea – sao’s Alzheimer’s/Color Challenge/Free Motion Quilting Challenge for April 2012

| April 13, 2012

  When my 12 year old Grandangel, Sarah, (pictured above)  saw my Vicki Welsh Color Challenge for April (a picture of Judy Laquidara’s Moldy Pie) she said, “Grandma, those colors make me think of a sunset over the ocean.”   WOW – I could really SEE THIS!  I love it when inspiration springs forth like […]

SEW SEW DAYS April 10 and 11, 2012

| April 12, 2012

  SEW SEW DAYS APRIL 10 – 11, 2012 Catherine and I had a couple of SEW SEW DAYS at my house over spring break.  We did SEW many different things – some more INTERESTING than others.  But we did have fun – so much fun that we thought we had reached 2013 already!  Yes, […]

What’s on My Design Floor, Monday, April 9, 2012

| April 9, 2012

Somehow I have managed to get my Carolina Crossroads II top together…..instead of a 5 x 5 arrangement  – I have expanded it to 6 x 7.  I love this quilt and it just MIGHT be my FAVORITE Bonnie Hunter quilt. It was her first Mystery Quilt and when I made the first one, I […]