15 02, 2011

A Notion or Two – Quilt Top

By |2017-02-06T09:18:41-07:00February 15th, 2011|a Notion or Two, work in progress|7 Comments

Over the weekend, I pulled out the blocks from the bee I was in called "A Notion or Two" in 2009, and got to work!  I made the block that I needed to finish the group, and got busy.  This is a  departure from my usual fabric choices, but I love it!  I had designed/made [...]

14 12, 2009

A Notion or Two

By |2017-11-17T09:14:34-07:00December 14th, 2009|a Notion or Two|12 Comments

I am officially done with my first quilting bee!I made this block for Dana, you do know Dana right!? She sent lots of blue fabrics and ask that we make any block with a bit of each fabric in our block. Well, I got blue - she sent out the rainbow of colors.I cut 1.5" [...]

22 09, 2009

SewConnected & A Notion or Two

By |2017-11-17T09:14:44-07:00September 22nd, 2009|a Notion or Two, SewConnected|16 Comments

While not fully well, I do feel much better than I did last night when I wrote my last post. Thanks for the get well wishes! We woke to frost this morning, just as the calendar says it is fall - overnight! Time to hide the shorts from the kids, so they don't freeze and [...]

7 08, 2009

A Notion or Two

By |2017-02-06T09:19:05-07:00August 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 [...]

19 07, 2009

19 : : Quilting Bees

By |2017-02-06T09:19:05-07:00July 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 [...]

14 03, 2009

A Notion or Two – March

By |2017-02-06T09:19:09-07:00March 14th, 2009|a Notion or Two|16 Comments

Thanks to all of you that took the time to tell me about your ironing habits! It seems that most press their seams in one direction with a couple of exceptions. Within a couple of hours of posting and getting the first bit of feedback, I decided to check into my books that I first [...]

9 02, 2009

A Notion or Two – February

By |2017-02-06T09:19:10-07:00February 9th, 2009|a Notion or Two|19 Comments

I had a productive day with my machine! I opted for these fast finishes, as my ideas had been stealing my sleep. Don't you hate that? All I really want to do is sleep, and my brain is too busy thinking up stuff to create! I know, you feel my pain :)My wonky log cabin [...]

27 01, 2009

A Notion or Two – January

By |2017-02-06T09:19:10-07:00January 27th, 2009|a Notion or Two, Tutorial|16 Comments

This block has been a growing experience for me! After seeing all the blocks the past couple of weeks I felt stuck. Amy really wanted wonky, and no 90 degree angles, with a appliqued birdie. I'm still working on breaking out my box - this was a great push!In the end I thought of a [...]

20 01, 2009

Bloggy Friends

By |2018-02-04T16:00:27-07:00January 20th, 2009|a Notion or Two|11 Comments

I live in Utah. There seems to be ALOT of bloggers in Utah. I've never met up with a blogger from Utah - but I did meet Amy of Mommy and Beyond today, and she lives in Virginia!We've been "friends" for a couple of months now, and recently got in thick with Dana and a [...]