Monthly Archives: February 2009

OK, so she didn’t mention me by name…

…but, just the same, Paula Nadelstern did mention me on p.61 of her latest book.  I'll take it. Nadelstern Nadelstern (2) Read and post comments | Send to a friend

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Wedding Gifts

It's that time again.  Weddings are coming along in big batches.  Today I worked on turning the binding on this quilt that I'm making as a wedding gift for my friend Jeremy who actually got married nearly two years ago. … Continue reading

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Still Fracturing

In March I am scheduled to speak at one of our local quilt guilds [1] about fractured quilts and as most of my samples are out I figure I need to make some new ones so that I'll have something … Continue reading

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Lawton Quilt Show

On Friday Darcy and I went down to Lawton for the WMQG Show.  As usual, we saw lots of friends, made a few new friends, and had lots of fun.  After lunch we went to a couple of local quilt … Continue reading

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Pretty Ladies

100_4746 100_4752 One of my customers is a gentleman who likes to embroider.  He does up stacks of preprinted quilt blocks and then brings them to me to turn into finished quilts for his grandchildren.  This one is our latest … Continue reading

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March Challenge

100_4741 The March challenge for B.O.B. is to make a hand block.  It can be any size, colors, or techniques, but must represent my own hand.  All the completed blocks will be given to our guild's outgoing president who is … Continue reading

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QotD: My Competitive Side

What brings out your competitive nature? 100_2940 Hi.  My name is Brenda and I'm a quilt show adict.  The more ribbons I win, the more I want.  This past fall I was able to add a big beautiful purple one … Continue reading

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Teaching Fractures

Today I taught my Fractures I class at The Savage Quilter.  I only had two students, but that means that they each got plenty of attention.  100_4706 100_4709 Both students did very well.  I will admit that each of their … Continue reading

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Beyond the Block

Last night was the monthly meeting of my small group, BOB.  We met here at my house this time.  We were only a coven this time as Brenda D. was absent. 100_4701 100_4702 Well, I guess if you want to … Continue reading

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Starry Night in May

Starry Night in May My New Year's Resolution for 2009 is to finish 12 quilts for myself.  It's OK if I make them to enter shows, but they cannot be gifts or quilts made for customers.  They must be for … Continue reading

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