The Squealers had their first get together for 2017 on Saturday and yes, there was lots of squealing as we greeted each other!
Kaye has resurrected her Boston Common blocks as part of her 17ufosin2017, and her aim is on coming home from work to sew up a block on her machine before starting dinner (or hoping her uni daughter or husband will cook so she can make more!)The squares are so tiny – just bobbin size
and Kaye is appliqueing lots and lots of leavesLouise has finished this quiltand she’s also working on a 17ufosin2017 project, a Kim McLean appliquéAndrea was appliqueing too, a design of her ownMiss S is making hexagonsand her daughter, Miss 8, is also making hexagons…..and loving it! Miss 8 has great taste declaring the Kaffe Fassett fabric “the most beautiful fabric in the whole world”!and not to be outdone, her sister, Miss 3, had to show me her special scissorsKaren is putting together her large hexagonsMaree is playing with her hexagonsand she showed us her first attempt at crochetMiss E has machine quilted this quilt, it’s bound and she was tying in ends…..it’s nearly done!and I was stitching on the next row of trianglesBusy, busy, busy!