I had the best intentions … and a reminder

I had the best intentions … and a reminder

First the reminder – the drawing happens in approximately an hour from now. Now the best intentions excuses. I was really looking forward to producing a menagerie of blocks, inspired by the animals that have passed through my life: a pair of parakeets, three dogs, a couple of lizards and five cats … I am sure there were some fish, too.   But life happened.  My disastrous move happened.  My excitement, then disappointment of a...

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Lucky #7 BLock for July

Lucky #7 BLock for July

Seven down Two to go…….but don’t hold your breath…. I would have had more time but Tuesday as I was searching for my embroidery floss – I’ve looked all over and just can’t locate it…..but I thought…..”Hey the fabric shelves in my bedroom entrance next to the the laundry room”…….I didn’t find the floss but I found ANTS!!!! Ants making a nest in my special fabric...

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Truer Words, etc.

Truer Words, etc.

Have you seen the sign “Dogs have owners, Cats have staff”? That is certainly correct here at our house. This one represents my Abyssinian boss, Tuba. He often supervises my sewing endeavors, and he is shown choosing my thread color. I copied an old Zwicky Thread poster found online. Then I made one for Tuba’s pet, Zena, a rescue who is a real warrior princess. This pattern was purchased from Janeen at Quilt Art Designs and is...

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one more pet puppy

one more pet puppy

I was able to get another cute puppy completed for the block lotto drawing this month.  This pattern comes out so cute.  I want to scratch this puppy’s ears.  It just makes me smile. Su   Quilting in Michigan

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One more from Andra

One more from Andra

I am going to squeeze one more in.  I saw this pattern this morning and just had to make it.  It is from piecebynumber.com.  I actually think I purchased it at craftsy.  I am actually a crazy poodle lady but this scottie was just too...

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