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Tee Blocks

Posted by on June 6, 2019 in sent and received | 0 comments

I turned my four tee blocks over to Myrna...

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Tee blocks ready to go

Posted by on June 6, 2019 in blocks, sent and received | 1 comment

I’ve filled, addressed and sealed the envelopes for Myrna and Kathie, and will drop at the post office on my way to work tomorrow morning. Should take a couple of weeks to arrive. Karen...

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April Blocks

Posted by on June 5, 2019 in sent and received | 0 comments

Sorry everyone! It seems that I forgot to tell you that I received all the wonderful April blocks that I won. Thank you all again! I have decided what to do with them but I have four projects that must be finished first. Quilt show at the Art Museum starts...

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Mailing Info for May’s T-Blocks

Posted by on June 2, 2019 in housekeeping | Comments Off on Mailing Info for May’s T-Blocks

Mailing Info for May’s T-Blocks

If you made and posted Modified T-Blocks last month, you should have email from me with the mailing info. Because these were made in pairs, I am asking that you send them in pairs. So, for example, if you made 6 blocks (3 pairs), you’ll be sending 4 to one winner and 2 to the other. As usual, please take a look at your info to make sure I didn’t make any mistakes and let me know ASAP if I did....

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April blocks

Posted by on June 1, 2019 in sent and received | Comments Off on April blocks

I have received all of my April blocks except from one person. I am sure they are on the way but thought that I had better get a note in to say thank you to everyone for the wonderful blocks. Blocks from Julie W still to arrive. So excited to have won after making blocks for almost 3 years. It is a great feeling to open the mail box for a squishy surprise. I just realized today that I was so excited about winning that I didn’t get the May block done. I got as far as writing out the pattern and it got set aside and not done. Congrats to...

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Va Va Voom – It’s June

Posted by on June 1, 2019 in housekeeping | 6 comments

Va Va Voom – It’s June

I’m calling this a Vee block–accepting that you all may think my imagination has run dry as I move from last month’s Tee block … There are lots of ways to construct it, and I’ll post more about that later, but let’s start by considering Paper Foundation Piecing. You can download the paper foundation pattern here: Vee Block Foundation After you print it, be sure to measure to confirm that the outside square in the pattern (including seam allowances) measures 6 1/2 inches. Fabric Guidelines Background: a solid or...

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*** May Winners ***

Posted by on May 31, 2019 in housekeeping | Comments Off on *** May Winners ***

*** May Winners ***

We made and post 94 blocks this month. The winners, chosen by the random number generator site random.org are … Kathie – 48 blocksMyrna – 46 blocks Kathie and Myrna can expect email from me later today. I’ll try to get the mailing info out to everyone sometime this weekend. And for our JUNE blocks, here’s a hint: Think...

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T blocks for May

Posted by on May 31, 2019 in blocks | 1 comment

T blocks for May

I made 6 and doubt if I have time to make...

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Last Minute Entry

Posted by on May 31, 2019 in blocks | Comments Off on Last Minute Entry

Last Minute Entry

There has been too much Life and too little Sewing around here this month. I have barely managed to finish the 6 Tees that I started on the 5th of...

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Vivi’s T Blocks

Posted by on May 30, 2019 in blocks | Comments Off on Vivi’s T Blocks

Vivi’s T Blocks

Vivi was having some problems posting her blocks … so here they...

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