Some New Creations

Some New Creations

This is a 12 block T Shirt Quilt for a runner!  She is tall so I used rectangles rather than squares. She sent 12 Christmas runs to make a holiday blanket.  She selected the backing fleece because it reminded her a bit of “ugly sweater” and the blue...
Fringe Movement – Quilt Made from Dance Costumes

Fringe Movement – Quilt Made from Dance Costumes

What do you call a quilt made from dance costumes?  A fringe movement!  My client sent me 24 costumes that belonged to her now-27-year-old daughter.  I used 20 of them to create this quilt blanket. Each block was underlined in a cotton fabric to add stability.  the...
Tuscan Dinner 2018

Tuscan Dinner 2018

We had another wonderful Tuscan dinner!  It is our 9th time gathering!  For all these years, it is the same group of four couples.  A few times there have been a couple absentees, but for the most part, we have been able to keep the tradition going strong!  I picked...
Tuscan Dinner 2017

Tuscan Dinner 2017

Somehow I missed posting about our 2017 Tuscan Dinner.  Two of our eight guests were unable to attend this year.  We now have some chairs for lounging on our deck which makes for cozy conversation. Limoncella Martini Scalloped potatoes, family recipe Green beans...