Monthly Archives: February 2017

What’s in a name part 2

So our blocks have names.  But do you name your quilts?    I usually do, So do pattern designers.   The more interesting question becomes H ow to do you choose a name for  a piece of work?    Well, … Continue reading

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What’s in a name??

Our Block of the month group met this past Saturday despite the snowy weekend.   Our first block is a lovely one that is called White House.    The blocks in this project are all Civil War themed so the … Continue reading

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Joy and Anxiety of a Snow day

This was the biggest snowstorm of the season.    About a foot,  schools closed, and the plows didn’t get to my street yesterday until about 4:30.      We knew this one was coming, so I brought work home with … Continue reading

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Don’t waste youthful energy

The new semester has begun in the local schools,  and that means the new group of middle school students is beginning the quilt project.    For most it is an exciting process as they learn to run a sewing machine. … Continue reading

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