Monthly Archives: February 2012

I Love Lucy

I have the cutest little black cat named Lucy. She was a tiny black feral kitten when I found her and her litter mate. My daughter-in-law and I worked together to trap both of them in our screened-in back porch. … Continue reading

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It’s Almost a Quilt

For those of you have been following my “Follow the Yellow Brick Road” posts, (that may be a little redundant), I thought you might like to see the finished quilt top. Please notice the inner and outer borders. They both … Continue reading

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How Quilts Inspire

I thought you might like to know about a book I received as a gift,The Farmer’s Wife, by Laurie Aaron Hird. The book is more about life in the farm land of America, and is beautifully illustrated with different quilt … Continue reading

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What’s Love Got To Do With It?

Today, being Valentine’s Day, got me to thinking about how much love goes into any hand made project. Ever since I was a young girl, I enjoyed making crafts. I learned how to knit booties in my home economics class … Continue reading

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It’s Almost a Quilt

I don’t know if you remember the “Yellow Brick Road Quilt” I started several weeks ago. I have finally finished three different styles of the 91/2 inch squares that are required to make up the quilt top. In all, I … Continue reading

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“Once Upon a Quilt” a Happy Connection

I want to tell you about the lovely quilt shop, “Once Upon a Quilt,” I frequent. I had always wanted to learn how to quilt, but never took the initiative to actually find a class and learn the steps. Several … Continue reading

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February and Where’s the Cold Weather?

February is here, and it’s a good time to go through your stash, and organize it into colors. I used to throw my usable scraps into a big bag, having to dump out the entire contents every time I needed … Continue reading

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