Sunday, April 25, 2021
Monday, April 12, 2021
Thanks for checking into my wee post on my recently begun "Quilt Along" and if you hang over on IS then you can visit with this hashtag #jcqmysteryqal and you'll see some of my posts from my IS feed @carlithequilter
Anyway, I sometimes wonder why the hell do we have to all these different programs, apps and social media sites? ☝
And I get kinda cranky about it sometimes 😊 cause my life is so very busy and I'm just relieved I have my quilting that I determinely hang onto, its really for my sanity and reminder of what I am NOT doing, that I long to do when I'm fully "Retired" and playing in my own sewing room.
I have made hexie flowers before many times. And hexie scrappy blocks like this above are a fine alternative to 'full on hexie' quilts.
I have made dozens of Hexie flowers but not a full quilt. This has been a great learning opportunity.
I have great news, I'm following the #idealprotein protocol with Pharmasave and I'm losing weight.
This feather is the start of new things.
Hoping you all are having great sewing times and staying safe.
Thursday, January 21, 2021
Sunday, January 3, 2021
This little quilt is a gift for my son's girllfriend. Its her first quilt.
My sister is the receiver of this lovely hand stitched log cabin blocks that I made over a decade while river fishing in Northern B.C. It's a 92 inch long table runner that will be completed in the early New Year.
But enough about that body stuff that is just life, I have flourished with successes of completion, growth and personal reflections.
I purchased these lovely earrings from a beader I know in Northern B.C. Handmade by an Indigenous maker you can find at this link. Her work is so beautiful, its hard not to buy them all.
So there, you go, this 2020 has been a scary and interesting year. I think I've grown more this year than others for sure and I hope this finds you all well and if not, please leave me comment about your year.
Wednesday, December 16, 2020
Thursday, December 10, 2020
Saturday, September 26, 2020
Saturday, September 19, 2020
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