Category Archives: family

An Important Resource for Quilters

It’s been awhile since I posted. Not for bad reasons, it’s just been a busy year, and it gets awkward to just pop up again and carry on, even though I want to…apologies, and here we go: I want to … Continue reading

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Part Three: Delia’s Birthday Book

First, a little background: I was blessed with older siblings for many years before I realized what a blessing it was to have them. As the youngest of five, born in the first 7 years of the 1950s –  I … Continue reading

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What I Did on My Summer Vacation

Fact is, the question is really “What did I DO all Summer?” because it feels like Summer 2015 was gone in a flash. It was actually a delightful few weeks, but with a whole lot of time and psychic energy … Continue reading

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February Birthday

Just a couple of pictures of a birthday present I need to get in the mail today….  so it arrives only 10 days late. My beloved mother-in-law is one of the better things about this month, and I wish I’d … Continue reading

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Prayer Flags – to be continued for a long, long time…

I’m Spring cleaning this week (yes, it’s October). I’ve been turning up interesting things. These aren’t done – some of them aren’t even started, but I love the idea that they’re in process. Seen and unseen. Some things exist in … Continue reading

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Sudoku Quilt

This quilt was made for my daughter Kate. The Sudoku puzzle is constructed entirely from batiks out of my hoard  stash, using instructions out of the book Sudoku Quilts, by Cyndi Hershey. The lattice is Kona cotton. The quilt is … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday.

I just made a jacket for my wonderful mother-in-law for her birthday. The fabrics reminded me of her, and the pictures here don’t quite capture the feeling.  I like the idea of her wrapped in something soft, warm and pretty, … Continue reading

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