16 02, 2010


By |February 16th, 2010|random, SewConnected|19 Comments

SewConnected has been the such a great experience!  I love swapping blocks with other quilters, and pushing my creativity.  December was our final month, I’m just a month and a half late!  Thankfully Audrey is not in a hurry, and she loves the block :)I’ve stepped back from swaps for now, waiting to see how […]

11 12, 2009

Sew & Tell

By |December 11th, 2009|a Notion or Two, sew-n-tell, SewConnected|21 Comments

I have been doing a little catch up this week! November’s bee blocks are ready to go in the mail finally. Before I forget I also want to tell you that I also have a post on Natalia’s blog today! Go learn a little bit more about me there :)This block […]

22 09, 2009

SewConnected & A Notion or Two

By |September 22nd, 2009|a Notion or Two, SewConnected|16 Comments

While not fully well, I do feel much better than I did last night when I wrote my last post. Thanks for the get well wishes! We woke to frost this morning, just as the calendar says it is fall – overnight! Time to hide the shorts from the kids, so they […]

3 09, 2009

SewConnected – August & A Little More

By |September 3rd, 2009|In the Kitchen, My kids, SewConnected|23 Comments

I know – it’s already September, I was slow to take the time to figure out paper piecing. I’ve read a few tutorials, but until I sit down to do something for the first time – it is still an unknown. In the end I had a lot of fun making these for […]

19 07, 2009

19 : : Quilting Bees

By |July 19th, 2009|a Notion or Two, SewConnected|12 Comments

July blocks for SewConnected and A Notion or Two! If you are interested in getting involved in a bee – there is a flickr group designated for swap blocks and an ongoing discussion for those wanting to get involved.Yes, Henny – it’s different in that it is just a block, and made from the […]

24 06, 2009

SewConnected – June

By |June 24th, 2009|SewConnected|13 Comments

Sarah of house of krom, or krommama on flickr, surprised us this month by not sending fabrics! Instead she asked that we use our scraps to make a wonky log cabin house. Super fun and something new for me :)This is my busy, wonky log cabin house! I found some old scraps […]

27 04, 2009

SewConnected – April

By |April 27th, 2009|SewConnected|15 Comments

For a super rainy Saturday, with less the 100 unread emails waiting for me, I set to make my swap blocks! For April, John had sent a great assortment of favorite prints and asked that we make some variation of log cabin blocks. I set out to make a 12.5×18.5″ rectangle (he […]

27 03, 2009

SewConnected & Project Improv

By |March 27th, 2009|Project Improv, SewConnected|12 Comments

Jessica at Twin Fibers sent out vintage sheets for this months block. I hemmed and hawed trying to decide exactly how to put this block together. Especially after beautiful blocks started showing up in the group pool – everyone there has something different to add to the group! In the end […]

9 02, 2009

SewConnected February

By |February 9th, 2009|SewConnected|7 Comments

Let me start by saying how thankful I am for each of you. I’ve been a bit slow in responding to your comments – sorry. My secret project has been eating up my free time, and brain space :) I appreciate all your comments and kind words, and I will be […]

23 01, 2009

SewConnected – January

By |January 23rd, 2009|SewConnected|17 Comments

I have been sitting on this fabric all month – and the last week haven’t gotten sew much. Last night I ignored the dinner dishes and set to work after the kids went to bed. January is Tracy’s month – she has a green living room and is making a quilt to coordinate. […]

8 11, 2008

Sewconnected – November

By |November 8th, 2008|SewConnected|6 Comments

November 2008 SewconnectedOriginally uploaded by parkcitygirl

Since the little ones did not sleep in at all this morning – I set to work on this block for Buffy after breakfast. The medallion print has been featured in many of the blocks and I think the finished quilt will look great! Happy Saturday :)

16 10, 2008

SewConnected – October

By |October 16th, 2008|SewConnected|16 Comments

Ritas blockOriginally uploaded by parkcitygirl

I spent last evening completing this block for Rita of our SewConnected group :) The colors of the fabric and the change of season happening around me inspired me to make this forest block, with a little bunny foo-foo that Rita embroidered. I had a plan originally to […]