Wings of Spring

Wings of Spring

Here are 3 blocks for me this month. I would have made more, but used every scrap of suitable background fabric in my scrap boxes. Hope the one with the mixed background is...

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More Fireball blocks

Since I posted last I have received blocks from Carole, Karen B, Kathy S, Linda W, Margaret, Nann, Sharon, and Vivi. Just 3 more squishies to go. These blocks look great together, in fact they are more alike than most block lotto blocks I have seen, color wise, and will make a great quilt. Thanks,...

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My first fireball blocks are here

I have received blocks from Cathy K, Julie W, Kathie in PA, and Peggy M, plus a nice note from Myrna (have a great vacation!) They are all so bright and sunny – very cheery as it snows away outside. Thanks, all,...

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6 to donate

6 to donate

I love this block, but since I won last month, I am donating these. I have been cutting up my smallest scraps, so will be making one of these myself eventually. Great block,...

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6 fireballs from me

6 fireballs from me

Here are 6 from me for the drawing. I’ve been away for awhile, fixing up vintage sewing machines instead of sewing, but I’ve been following along. Had to include a picture of my favorite machine for paper piecing now. This is the 99K I restored – love piecing small things on the hand crank Great block, as always –...

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Too late?

Too late?

Finally got time to make a couple of noon and night blocks, but I see that May is already posted.  Will donate these two to the pot if it’s not too late. ...

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They’re all here at last

They’re all here at last

The last of my orphan blocks arrived yesterday from Karen N in South Africa. What a tale they could tell of their travels!  Anyway, they are all gathered on my design wall, getting acquainted.  Not sure what the final quilt will be, I am thinking some sashing would make them stand out better, but for now my wall is a happy place in my sewing room.  Thanks,...

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More orphans arrived

Three lovely blocks from Margaret in Australia were waiting in my mailbox yesterday.  Just waiting for Karen’s blocks to make it from South Africa to complete the “family”. I can’t believe that it’s April already and I never got any blocks done last month.  Have to get my act together – this month’s block is great. ...

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