7 08, 2009

A Notion or Two

By |August 7th, 2009|a Notion or Two|20 Comments

I have sent out fabrics for this month! Included with the fabrics is the little bits of embroidery I was working on last month. Part of a recently blessing was a group of large floral fabrics - that inspired all the little floral embroidery.I sent the packets with little instructions, 12 1/2" block and use [...]

5 08, 2009

Zig-Zag Quilt Top

By |August 5th, 2009|work in progress|54 Comments

Hi there! Did you miss me? I'm still here, I needed to catch up on a few things and I wanted to finish my zig-zag to show you!I like this one a lot - super girlie and really fun! I did learn a few things making this one, when working with half-square triangles (hst's) I [...]

3 08, 2009

Pattern Winners!

By |August 3rd, 2009|bag, give away, pattern|13 Comments

I feel like the winner! Thank you so much for all your kind words about my pattern - I'm excited to see where this goes, and my head is swimming with more ideas. If only I could find more sewing time!!I would love to see all the various prints and batiks in this bag - [...]

31 07, 2009

31 : : Boxy Tote Pattern & a Giveaway!

By |July 31st, 2009|bag, give away|159 Comments

I can't believe I've finally pulled this pattern together! I am so excited to tell you that it is in my shop right now for sale! And, I went to get interfacing at my LQS earlier - they want to sell it too! And maybe make a class out of it! I wasn't even trying [...]

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 fabric [...]

12 07, 2009

Quilted!!

By |July 12th, 2009|quilt-along, work in progress|24 Comments

4 1/2 spools of thread9 bobbins3 quilting needles6 hours of quilting time (roughly)It's done!! I am so excited, and proud to have this accomplishment under my belt. I will probably never do it again - but I am happy to have quilted this "monster quilt" myself :) I'll show you more of the quilting once [...]

10 07, 2009

Quilting Interview

By |July 10th, 2009|Interview|11 Comments

I answered a few questions for Jen @ Rosey Little Things recently. She has posted the interview, go check it out! Maybe you had some of the same questions :)Thanks Jen!!----------------------------------------Subscribe to parkcitygirl

29 06, 2009

Our weekend in pictures

By |June 29th, 2009|My kids|20 Comments

I hope you had a good weekend! We had been promising the kids a little pool, but had to wait for it to warm up enough. They had a great time in and out of the pool - getting the water nice and dirty! Oh well :)Owen loves being in the water, I have to [...]

26 06, 2009

New Handbag

By |June 26th, 2009|bag|37 Comments

Yesterday I cut out two bags :) It was a good day - and that was before noon! After bedtime I managed to put one together, the other is waiting patiently for a bit more free time.Do you recognize it? It is the same bag I've been playing with for a while now - this [...]

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 I haven't seen [...]

23 06, 2009

Recent Happenings

By |June 23rd, 2009|Celebrations, My kids|18 Comments

It would seem I've been absent more than present here lately. . . and my creative time has been out the window, but I have good reason!Saturday morning we packed the kids up andwent camping! Our plan was to be gone two nights, but the second night had some serious storms in the forecast. Joe [...]

18 06, 2009

My Girlie Girls :)

By |June 18th, 2009|My kids|36 Comments

I got my top done and haven't touched my machine since! My mind is full of projects, but the sun has finally been shining. Today was a full day with the kiddos, running errands and gardening/weeding! It's crazy how fast those things grow :/Ella and I spent some time playing Scrabble while Owen napped and [...]