inspired by the quilt show, i pulled it together and finished the paint quilt. yay! the process of making this quilt helped me work out a lot of issues that have been vexing me, which is awesome. all of the things i mentioned here as potential problems turned out to be actual problems. happily, after … More complete!
nothing like a quilt show to get you back in the quilting mood! pammy declined to attend with me, so she missed out. but, that gave nick the opportunity to experience all that is the three rivers quilt show. this year’s theme: hexagons. here are a few of my favorites: i am always a sucker … More second annual (for me) three rivers quilt show!
things were moving along…until they weren’t. i’ve been absent from my sewing room since my last post for a number of reasons. but, at this point, i am avoiding the sewing room primarily because i screwed up the ‘paint’ quilt and i don’t want to look at it anymore. as discussed in my last post, i finished the quilt top and … More setbacks.
i did not complete the ‘paint’ quilt, make any holiday themed projects, or make any gifts for anyone during my time off. i did, however, turn on my sewing machine and finish the top of the ‘paint’ quilt. so i am satisfied. here is some progress being made, while i watch call the widwife, a bbc show … More things i am doing this weekend include quilting.
things have been busy lately. i realize there may never be a time when i can’t write that sentence and more likely than not life will only continue to get busier, which is okay. i actually prefer to be busy. i get a little weird when i have too much time on my hands. or, i … More can it be quilting time now?
in general, if i want to accomplish anything i need some purpose. i can’t just enjoy the process. i am trying to enjoy making this quilt just for the fun of making it, but i can’t stop wondering what i am going to do with the quilt. it’s a little bit like my feelings about … More quilting in the moment.
i started working on my next quilt today. after finishing a quilt, i usually feel like i need to take a break. plus, this summer has been a busy one. and, when it’s nice outside i don’t always want to be inside sewing. for all of these reasons, i haven’t done any quilting/sewing for 3 … More new quilt, new post.