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Round 2 for the window block.

Posted by on August 21, 2014 in blocks | 0 comments

Round 2 for the window block.

This time I’ve used the right colour.  The instructions for this block were fun and easy to do.  Got 10 for my quilt done as well. Here are 6 for the draw

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Turning Windows into Skyscrapers – a Setting Idea

Posted by on August 21, 2014 in block lotto community | 2 comments

Turning Windows into Skyscrapers – a Setting Idea

I was catching up with the Block Lotto this morning and one of the quilt designs from Tula Pink’s City Sampler, 100 Modern Quilt Blocks popped into my head and seems to be a perfect match for this month’s lotto blocks. Clicking the book image will take you to Amazon.  If you like the geometric blocks we are making this year for the Block Lotto, you might want to check out the block patterns in this book. This is the Skyline quilt from the book.  I think a similar layout would be a good one for the Little Windows blocks, turning...

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Seven Windows

Posted by on August 20, 2014 in blocks | 1 comment

Seven Windows

    This isn’t a very clear photo so please forgive me. I am struggling……with a decision. Should I donate these or put my name in the hat hoping to win some of the wonderful windows I’ve seen so far? Sooo, as soon as I type this I will be committed. And my decision is….donate!  Enjoy!...

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Little Windows

Posted by on August 20, 2014 in blocks | 0 comments

Little Windows

Here are my 9 blocks for the draw. Good luck everyone. Your blocks are beautiful.

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Three For Me!

Posted by on August 19, 2014 in blocks | 1 comment

Three For Me!

Finally! For the first time this year, I got to make lotto blocks. These are my three: two to donate and 1 for me.

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3 to add I think…?

Posted by on August 19, 2014 in blocks | 2 comments

3 to add I think…?

As I look back on all the posts all the windows are black, yet I remember somewhere that you can use any colours.  So here are three to add with some cute kittie material that someone gave me (have a big cat – 14 pounds – that likes to lie on my quilt while I’m quilting it and at that weight he can do anything he wants!!!).  Are these eligible?  Or is it just black and white?  If not, I’ll keep it for my...

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Little Window Blocks

Posted by on August 18, 2014 in blocks | 0 comments

Little Window Blocks

Here are my 9 blocks for the lotto and 1 for the pot.  I had fun making these…..hope I get lucky!  

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This week brought Spokes from

Posted by on August 16, 2014 in sent and received | 0 comments

Cathy L, Gwen, Jenell (thanks for the cute card), Kim, Margaret, Peggy (I enjoyed checking out your blog) and Sophie. Thanks, ladies.  

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Spokes blocks rolling in!

Posted by on August 16, 2014 in blocks, sent and received | 1 comment

I’ve been away so I’ve just been delivered a PILE of blocks that arrived in the mail while I’ve been gone. Many thanks for the gorgeous blocks to Laurie, Karen B, Karen N, Marie J, Margaret, Sophie, Melissa, Kim, Gwen and Kate, and to Charlene for the blocks and extra fabric. It’s such a great pattern and the blocks are wonderful together. Thank you all!

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One Mailed

Posted by on August 16, 2014 in sent and received | 0 comments

One Mailed

One spoke block is winging its way to Ginny, from an unusually hot and humid section of southwest Washington.

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