Tag Archives: hand piecing

Sewing

At the end of May I did start a new project (surprise, surprise!). I justify it by saying I’m testing a new set of templates (my story and I’m sticking to it!). Using the echinacea from Anna Maria Horner’s latest … Continue reading

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Sewing update

Hello Dear Peeps! How are you? Anyone taking advantage of lifted/eased restrictions? It’s all much the same here at p&c; I was able to take Mum to a medical appointment last week albeit masked and sanitised to within an inch … Continue reading

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Rocks and whetstones

How are you all? How’s your week been going? We had a cold, wet weekend, more a taste of Winter than the last month of Autumn and this weekend looks to be much the same. Luckily it was mild and … Continue reading

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Current favourite project

I feel as if I’ve been tracing and cutting for days on my “Rocks and Whetstones“……. Oh wait…..that’s probably because I have been! I finally finished cutting out the last of the large triangles on Monday – all 252 of … Continue reading

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Block book/s

Jay asked in a comment the other day what a Block Book was and could I show some examples. Only too happy to, Jay! A block book is a book-style container, sometimes with “pages”, usually of cotton wadding, used to … Continue reading

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Around here

~ Picked a bunch of allsorts from the garden. I’m no florist, but I was pleased with how they look ~ Looking through one of my block books, I discovered this partially completed applique block and finished it It’s for … Continue reading

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Stitch Sisters

Before we had to stop meeting in real life we had a small contingent get together at Kaye’s home – we didn’t hug each other, as we usually would do, and we sat well apart! Onto the nice stuff! There … Continue reading

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Class show and tell

Morning Carole had her triangle quilt back from quilting, just needs the binding sewn down now and it can be given to its recipient and Jo made the five blocks she needs for her new quilt Afternoon Two students stayed … Continue reading

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Class show and tell

(This and tomorrow’s posts will be the last of my students’ show and tell; classes have been suspended at the shops as I can’t keep a “social distance” if I’m showing someone a technique or helping them out.) Last week … Continue reading

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Serenity ~ Part 2

It’s certainly no hardship to spend days stitching at 320create, and when we heard the news on Monday from one of the husbands, we were hoping we’d have to be “isolating” up there! No such luck. Lynnie had some show … Continue reading

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