26 10, 2009

SewConnected & A Notion or Two

By |October 26th, 2009|Uncategorized|14 Comments

Good morning and happy Monday!I got to work on my bee blocks for the month over the weekend. Some months are more challenging than others - but I love the diversity!Allyn asked that we take the pieces that she cut and make these grandmother's fans. While it wasn't difficult, it was tedious, but I'm glad [...]

23 10, 2009

Sew & Tell

By |October 23rd, 2009|bag, finished project, sew-n-tell|37 Comments

I spent Wednesday - sewing! I didn't do any dishes, laundry or vacuuming until after 4:30pm! Yeah, the place was a disaster between the kids and all my threads, but I was smiling. As has happened often, I had an idea for a bag that was keeping me awake, needing to be made. So I [...]

22 10, 2009

Embroidery Color Wheel Details

By |October 22nd, 2009|embroidery|15 Comments

Well I'm so flattered that you all love my color wheel! I've worked on it here and there over the course of a month - it could be done faster, but I was mulling over options and need time to make decisions. Enough of you asked about the dmc numbers so I thought I would [...]

20 10, 2009

Color Wheel Project

By |October 20th, 2009|embroidery|69 Comments

My color wheel inspiration post started me on an adventure! As I usually buy fabric per project, I don't have a stash to collect color samples from, so I went searching for fabric online. My quick realization was that I could not afford to purchase the fabric needed, even for a small quilt. So my [...]

20 10, 2009

New Quilt Festival Winners!

By |October 20th, 2009|Bloggers Quilt Festival|3 Comments

There's a couple of prizes yet unclaimed, so I have turned to my trusty random number generator to find some new winners! Let's get this wrapped up :)Fabritopia -- Janet Brady -- Claimed!Jona is offering a bundle of 10 fat quarters of Summer Soiree!I Have a Notion -- Kelli -- Claimed!Kelly is offering Eleanor Burns' [...]

19 10, 2009

LOVE in the mail!

By |October 19th, 2009|random|23 Comments

Prior to the Quilt Festival, Michelle of Rosebud Quilting, asked me for my address and favorite color. (She's one of the lovely sponsors getting a package off to a winner this week!) I guessed that she was sending fabric - but didn't expect this :5 - 1 yard cuts of the very fabrics I've been [...]

17 10, 2009

Quilt Festival Winners! Fall 2009

By |October 17th, 2009|Bloggers Quilt Festival|31 Comments

The post you have been waiting for all week! Who won? It's all here! And if you haven't checked out the sponsors yet this is the perfect opportunity! I should say it's quite tempting to give the sponsors my address and be done with it - but that wouldn't be nice! :)I have put the [...]

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 is over [...]

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 parkcitygirlShop with AmyEmail [...]

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 perfect your [...]

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 select a [...]

12 10, 2009

Wishes

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, so I can [...]