Archive For 30 June 2013

Getting to Cali Day #1

Getting to Cali Day #1

With three days to make it from Portland, Oregon to Los Angeles, California, I decided to take the long route. All the guys, friend and family alike, thought I should take I-5 all the way to L.A., but the girls all agreed: take the pretty route. The daughter and I headed west from my parents’…

Making the move.

Making the move.

Sometimes I need a good swift kick in the pants and now seems to be one of those times. To be honest, I’ve had a somewhat rough go of it the last eight months, wondering just what the point was if I couldn’t have the things that made me happy. Then I saw this on…

Quilt In Public Day – June 15

Quilt In Public Day – June 15

Don’t forget to take it outside tomorrow! June 15 is Quilt in Public Day in Europe, but there’s no reason not to celebrate stateside, as well. Join me in taking your stitches out in public. Quilt proud, quilt public! 🙂 Don’t forget to tag your pics on Instagram, Twitter and now on Facebook! #quiltinpublic

Let’s Sew!

Let’s Sew!

If you live in the Portland/Vancouver area, I hope you can join me tomorrow night, June 7th, to sew-sew-sew for the orphans in Vietnam. I will be bringing along patterns for bucket hats for adults and toddlers, the lovely Popover Sundress (that’s the dresses they’re sporting so sweetly in the pic above), and some generic…

Quilting in Public Day is coming up

Quilting in Public Day is coming up

So June 15 is Quilting in Public Day in the EU, but apparently the celebration hasn’t really crossed the pond yet. I’m thinking we need to bring it on over this year and I hope you’ll join me and take your quilt somewhere out in public to work on. I got an early start, working…

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