Tag Archives: Pretty Bobbins

Kindergarten Quilts 2014

   This time every year, I spend a day and piece together squares that the local Kindergarten children draw on with fabric markers.  I baste the quilt sandwich with very large stitches and bind the quilt.  When it’s all done, … Continue reading

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It CAN be done!

Like you, I’ve seen the magazine, the TV show and read the blogs… Quilt in a Day!  I used to read those words and say, “yeah, right, as if!”  Well, I am here to say… It CAN be done!  I … Continue reading

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Works in Progress

Life takes many turns and sometimes not for the better.  The past week has been a trying time for my family.  My mother suffered a stroke on Sunday and while she is alive and mobile, her cognitive ability and communication … Continue reading

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FMQ pillows

Now, I’d like to tell you a bit more about a couple of those pillows I’ve made for family members…. These are gifts that are a kind of a pre-cursor to next year.  The recipients will be getting quilts next … Continue reading

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