Friday, May 22, 2015

Dancing is good for body and soul

I like to dance.  I hope I can still move like Dick Van Dyke for as long as I live....

Monday, May 18, 2015

Roses and poppies and sweet peas, oh my!

The roses and sweet peas and nicotiana are making our garden smell divine!

Vicki Welsh hand dyed fabric

I recently purchased two fat eight stash builder fabric packs from Vicki Welsh.  She makes such beautiful fabric!  I folded them in half and laid them on the bed.  Then I put some scraps on top of some of the squares.  This is how I play!  Not sure what I will do but I sure am having fun with them.  Wanda, would you like some bits of these?

Another wonky set of blocks on my design wall

These are not sewn together yet.

Here is my first wonky quilt.

My cutting table

My table was too low for cutting so I asked John to make it taller.

These are the little blocks he made.  The side with the round holes is where the table leg fits in (it has some kind of metal glider at the bottom of the legs.)

The table legs before....

The little blocks raise the table height two inches.  The table legs after....