Author Archives: Maureen

A Great Day and a Great Workshop

Last saturday I had a great day at a workshop with my guild! What a great day! It can be a little nerve wracking doing a workshop for people who know me so well, warts and all! But it was … Continue reading

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I’m back with a really quick post

I know, I know, it’s been a while! I dedicated a lot of January to techie stuff which I’m REALLY SLOW at! Consequently I didn’t have time to post on this blog. I’d like to say February will be better … Continue reading

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The “Sister Gift”

I posted this picture at the beginning of December but couldn’t divulge what I was working on because it was the “Sister Gift”! Now I can reveal the finished product! These are hexagon potholders/trivets that I made using this tutorial. … Continue reading

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Hello 2016

It’s resolution time……. I have my usual ones…….. use what I have, stop wasting time, clean up my work space…. you know the drill. I have a LOT of resources  at my disposal, don’t we all? Actually it’s kind of … Continue reading

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Good bye 2015

It’s been awhile, a long while. But it’s a New Year and I can start over right? I recently read on Becky Goldsmith’s blog that she took 10 off from blogging, calling it an eternity in the blog world. Boy … Continue reading

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When quilts give you lemons…

……or, when you discover your quilt backing has holes in it!! Argh!!That’s right, three small holes in my quilt back that I didn’t spot until I was loading the backing onto my longarm! Crap! So I walked away in frustration, … Continue reading

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Machine Applique flower Garden

Several years ago I bought this pattern intending to hand applique. I was already working on a Piece O Cake hand applique project that had to be finished before I would let myself start yet another long term project. I … Continue reading

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A road trip and some hand sewing

My husband and I recently drove to Niagara Falls for a quick vacation. Seven hours in the car each way gave me a nice chunk of time to work on 2 EPP (English Paper Piecing) projects I have going. Each … Continue reading

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Now that summer’s here….

……I’ll be able to catch up! I tell myself that several times a year at transition times the beginning of the year after the dead of winter when the rush of springtime events are past the beginning of the summer … Continue reading

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Linda’s Quilt

I finished this quilt a few weeks ago but am just getting around to posting about it. I believe this was top was made using techniques from Judy Dales book about curved piecing. I have this book somewhere in my … Continue reading

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