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...
Craft Quote

Craft Quote

My daughter shared this with me because she said it reminded her of me.
Marching Band Uniform Upcycle

Marching Band Uniform Upcycle

I have recently been working with several schools for fundraising events.  I am currently working on marching band uniforms and cheer leading uniforms. It has been a fun and creative challenge. I typically make pillows with them.  But I also used the uniform pants to...
Plaid Button Down Shirt Quilt Blanket

Plaid Button Down Shirt Quilt Blanket

A local client arrived at my home with eleven plaid button down shirts  that belonged to her late grandfather.  She asked if I could create a special gift that she could give to her grandmother, who had lost him about three months prior. I send customers to my...
Sunburst Tie Quilt

Sunburst Tie Quilt

I realized I never blogged about this necktie quilt. My client wanted to create a wall hanging in a sunburst motif.  I checked Pinterest and went to work. Using the size she desired, I laid the ties out on the floor, loosely alternating them in length. I then...