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two leaf pairs to enter

Posted by on May 23, 2016 in blocks | 1 comment

two leaf pairs to enter

Here are 2 pairs of leaves for entry in the drawing.  I thought it would be easy in retirement to find time for the Lotto, but I’ve taken on several volunteer projects and the past week undertook to totally reorganize my sewing room!  I hope to make more but wanted to get in for the sneak peak.  Although my machine sewing is behind, I have joined a weekly slow sewing group, so making some progress on sewing together my grandmother’s flower garden hexies.  I’d love to win these!  In addition to Sophie’s flower pattern...

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leaves to donate

Posted by on May 23, 2016 in blocks | 0 comments

leaves to donate

I made 4 pairs to donate. Everyone’s look great!...

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Update on old MacDonald

Posted by on May 22, 2016 in my sampler | 1 comment

Update on old MacDonald

Okay the lighting is not the best but I am able to make a tally of OMMS blocks. Note also this is not the planned layout. Sky 6/6 Snails 7/7 (1 may be replaced lower right) violets 11/11 butterflies for sky 3/4 for mountain 0/1 green leaves ground cover 8/8 for mountain 6/6 So 2 butterflies are missing, better progress than expected. thanks...

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Five Leaf Block Pairs

Posted by on May 22, 2016 in blocks | 1 comment

Five Leaf Block Pairs

Here are my blocks for the month.  Thank you, Sophie, for the chance to rummage through my bag of 2.5″...

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Just 2

Posted by on May 20, 2016 in blocks | 0 comments

Just 2

I just have time for these two, and I’ll donate them this...

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4 Leaf Blocks To Donate

Posted by on May 19, 2016 in blocks | 1 comment

4 Leaf Blocks To Donate

I would like to donate my four blocks this month...

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Butterflies released

Posted by on May 18, 2016 in blocks, sent and received | 0 comments

My four Butterflies for Elizabeth were taken to the post office this morning… a bit late this month, sorry, but it was the first time I could co-ordinate a stop at the post office when it is open.  Might take a week or two to arrive…. Karen N in a wet Cape Town (our city dams are only about 30% full, the lowest level on record, so the rain is very, very...

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More Butterflies

Posted by on May 18, 2016 in sent and received | 0 comments

Thank you ladies, I have received blocks from Virginia in NY, Moira in WY and Debbie in Israel.  Thank you so much, they are...

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More violets

Posted by on May 17, 2016 in sent and received | 1 comment

Three lovely violets from Elizabeth in Grand Rapids were in my post box today….and we seldom get mail on a Tuesday!  Karen in Cape...

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Debbie’s Leaves

Posted by on May 17, 2016 in blocks | 1 comment

Debbie’s Leaves

Five sets of scrappy leaves for...

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