21 06, 2010

Challenge Quilt Complete

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:52+00:00 June 21st, 2010|finished quilt|23 Comments

Hi friends :)  I hope you had a great weekend!  We spent ours in Dinosaur, camping with the kids.  I'll have to tell you about it later this week.  Right now I want to show you the mini quilt I made for a design challenge with the local guild. I was given this page from [...]

19 06, 2010

Weekend Spotlight

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:52+00:00 June 19th, 2010|Uncategorized|7 Comments

This weekend the spotlight shifts to Quiltboxes!  Have you visited this shop yet?These giftboxes are beautiful!  I only wish Dave had found me before Mother's Day :)  Dave is planning to give away a box on Facebook so be sure to "like" his page and be in the loop!Amy---------------------------------------------------Next steps:Subscribe to Amy's Creative SideShop with [...]

17 06, 2010

Rainy Day = Library Day!

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:52+00:00 June 17th, 2010|Inspiration|12 Comments

and the library books were due back :)  The kids all love books and being able to claim books as their own for three weeks is a treat!  After they finished finding what they wanted, I took a few minutes to look beyond the usual racks.  I did check out the quilting section still but [...]

16 06, 2010

Challenge Quilt

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:52+00:00 June 16th, 2010|work in progress|7 Comments

A couple of weeks ago I told you about my challenge quilt, and proceeded to leave you hanging...sorry about that!  I learned that the deadline was pushed back a month and ceased production. This previous post will explain it a bit more if you missed it :) I randomly laid down the circles I cut [...]

14 06, 2010

Simple Sampler Quilt Along Details

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:52+00:00 June 14th, 2010|quilt-along|74 Comments

I'm so excited that some of you are wanting to quilt with me!  If you are new to quilting, not sure where to start, or just love sharing in the experience - you are in the right spot!  We will start with the most basic of blocks and proceed to a few more challenging, feel [...]

11 06, 2010

Tumbler Quilt Top

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:53+00:00 June 11th, 2010|work in progress|33 Comments

Hi there!  You've probably noticed that I'm off my usual schedule this week :)  The massive giveaway and end of the school year have changed things up for me - we have just been enjoying our days, and next week the new routine will be put into motion.  Complete with chore chart - don't tell [...]

10 06, 2010

Doll Quilt Swap 9 Inspiration!

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:53+00:00 June 10th, 2010|Doll Quilt Swap|11 Comments

I'm excited to be in the next round of Doll Quilt Swaps on Flickr!  This is a great swap and so much fun to participate in.  Last weekend I learned that I was included, and this next weekend we should be getting partner information.  This swap is secret, which makes it even more fun - [...]

9 06, 2010

Let Summer Begin!

By | 2010-06-09T13:10:00+00:00 June 9th, 2010|My kids|19 Comments

As of noon today my girls are officially done with Kindergarten (Emmalie) and 4th Grade (Ella)!  I'm really excited to have them home for the summer :) No rushing to get them out the door in the morning, and no need to constantly watch the clock for the pick up times.  I plan to consolidate [...]

7 06, 2010

AccuQuilt – Go! Cutter Giveaway!

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:53+00:00 June 7th, 2010|give away|1,326 Comments

Hi Friends!  I'm still working to wrap up details from the Festival, but I'm so excited to give one of these cutters away - I couldn't wait anymore!  You have seen mine in action, how do you think it would work in your sewing room?  Pretty sure some of my future designs will purposefully include the sizes [...]

7 06, 2010

AccuQuilt – Go! Cutter Follow Up

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:53+00:00 June 7th, 2010|review|25 Comments

Hi there!Reading the comments from my review I decided that a follow up post was in order.  Like some of you I've had a few skeptical thoughts about the Go! Cutter, and it's efficiency, and so I thought I would share a little more of what I've learned using it.This is how it shipped to [...]