16 10, 2009

Last Call!

By |October 16th, 2009|Bloggers Quilt Festival|24 Comments

Today is the final day that the Quilt Festival is accepting new links! If you’ve been thinking about it, but haven’t done it yet – hurry up!! Don’t miss out on this opportunity to expand your community :)A few of you have asked, if the links will still be accessible after this week […]

14 10, 2009

A Glimpse –

By |October 14th, 2009|embroidery|28 Comments

Remember this post?I’m not ready to share the whole thing, but this is what I have been working on in my off-computer time the last couple of weeks. . . more soon. I promise!! I’m super excited, and couldn’t wait to share – sorry for the tease. Really I am!Blessings ~Amy—————————————-Subscribe to […]

14 10, 2009

600+ Quilt Festival Entries

By |October 14th, 2009|Bloggers Quilt Festival|14 Comments

And there is still time to enter if you have not yet had the chance to do so! The Festival will close Friday night midnight.I would like to reiterate that it doesn’t matter how long you’ve been quilting, or how many quilts you have made. This event is about building community, not how […]

13 10, 2009

Inspire. Dream. Create.

By |October 13th, 2009|random|16 Comments

One thing about blogging is how small the world really becomes through my computer. I’m pretty sure you all have felt the same in the last few days with our Quilt Festival! Without this online community I would not have had the chance to meet Lisa –I was recently given an opportunity to […]

12 10, 2009


By |October 12th, 2009|Me|31 Comments

I do my best to be content with what I have each day, and not covet. But some days it is SO hard!Here’s a brutally honest picture for you — my computer/desk space.I’ve been spending so much time here – I need to purge again! One of my wishes is a netbook, […]

12 10, 2009

My Festival Entry – Fall 2009

By |October 12th, 2009|Bloggers Quilt Festival|80 Comments

I think I may have been holding out on my regular readers! I’ve had this quilt tucked away in a closet for 3 years I think. It’s not something I want to use, it’s an antique, and it is mine.My Great-Grandmother made this quilt. I met her once or twice. I […]

11 10, 2009

Quick Reminder

By |October 11th, 2009|Uncategorized|22 Comments

Hi Friends ~I just wanted to make sure that everyone remembers how to play nicely. I’ve been updating a few links to send them to your posts instead of just your front page. I know that’s where your post is today, but in a week it will be gone, and it is going […]

10 10, 2009

Wow! Wow! and WOW!

By |October 10th, 2009|Bloggers Quilt Festival|22 Comments

Big smiles and waves to all of you!! You guys are blowing me away! We have over 400 entries in our festival already – amazing!! Thank you so much for your kind words in the comments – they have kept me going :) And I have yet to even started looking […]

9 10, 2009

Quilt Festival – Fall 2009

By |October 9th, 2009|Bloggers Quilt Festival|634 Comments

Welcome, welcome! I’m so excited to have you here for the festival! Make sure that you are comfortable, there are so many beautiful quilts to inspire and awe you. When I hosted the Spring Festival I was blown away by the vastness of this online community, and all the talent too! […]

8 10, 2009

Blogger’s Quilt Festival – Tomorrow!

By |October 8th, 2009|Bloggers Quilt Festival|18 Comments

Hi Friends~I’m getting situated for tomorrow! There’s bound to be a few links missing and lots of movement in the sidebars, but it will all be worked out soon.Thanks so much to everyone that has posted the button, or a blog post about the festival! I hope you have great pictures of your quilts […]

7 10, 2009

I Am Thankful : : 15

By |October 7th, 2009|Thankful|16 Comments

I am thankful for — blog friends that feel more and more like real friends every day- the warm sunshine to thaw each day- the desire and inspiration to create- the ability to make dreams come true- my loving familyYou are welcome to join me in being thankful! I would love to know the blessings […]

6 10, 2009

Grocery Sacs

By |October 6th, 2009|finished project|13 Comments

Slightly more interesting than yesterday! I have been wanting to make a set of grocery sacs since I made the first one last year. . . you know those projects that you put off because they just aren’t that exciting. Guilty! The pattern is from SewSimple – May 2008 – it […]