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Afternoon Mail

Posted by on February 10, 2016 in blocks, sent and received | 0 comments

Linnea, thanks for your Wonky Strip blocks!  Looking forward to sewing with them sometime...

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Adding two snails to the pot

Posted by on February 10, 2016 in blocks | 0 comments

Adding two snails to the pot

Hi, all,  Liking the looks of this year’s blocks, so thought I’d get in on the fun.  Think I’ll join in on the Old McDonald Mystery Challenge, so will use my time on those, and just put these two into the Lotto.  Thanks, as always, Sophie, for your...

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Three snails so far

Posted by on February 10, 2016 in blocks | 0 comments

Three snails so far

I have had the time to turnout Three snail blocks so far.  They look like they fit the requirements to me if  they look like they don’t let me know, and I will remake them in new colors.. I know the size is...

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Birds have gone out.

Posted by on February 10, 2016 in sent and received | 0 comments

I mailed out my birds to the winners they are making their way to VA, CA, and Canada.. Congrats to the winners and Happy...

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snails trail/Feb. block

Posted by on February 10, 2016 in blocks | 0 comments

snails trail/Feb. block

I mailed my 4 bird blocks went into the mail Tues. Feb 9 to Lori....

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More birds alighting here in VA

Posted by on February 9, 2016 in blocks, sent and received | 0 comments

Thanks, Laurie F & Julie P.  I love them, and can’t wait to put this top...

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Speedy Snails, Who Knew?

Posted by on February 9, 2016 in blocks | 0 comments

Speedy Snails, Who Knew?

Being a lover of precision points and edges, I paper pieced all of mine. After the first one or two, they only took 30 minutes each, including cutting the pieces. I cut up a bunch of them and assembling one was perfect for something to do while waiting for dinner to cook itself. I am donating these 5. Jude’s Feb 6th post of 3 blocks, where the top block was shifted 1/2 way, was quite intriguing. Later Julianne showed a photo with staggered blocks too. So I made a test to see what it would look like and I found not snails, but seahorses....

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8 Snail’s Trail blocks

Posted by on February 9, 2016 in blocks | 1 comment

8 Snail’s Trail blocks

Even though brown is not one of my favorite colors, I found a surprising number of appropriate fabrics, more than what you see here, to make these blocks. And, despite my opinion of brown, I am loving these blocks! They will make a great quilt. Thanks, Sophie! Keeping my fingers...

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Birds Landing at My House

Posted by on February 8, 2016 in sent and received | 0 comments

Thanks, Susan N, Kathy S, and Laura R!  Your blocks have arrived and are...

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Birds Still Flying In Here

Posted by on February 8, 2016 in sent and received | 0 comments

Birds are still arriving in my mailbox.  Thanks so much to Karen B., Laurie, Peggy and Myrna.  They are all...

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