Saturday, March 29, 2008

Butterfly Effect. from PJ's


Here is the Memory Quilt I made for Eric and Nicky

in Memory of their daughter Kendall.

butterfly effect


This is the picture from ' QUILTERS WORLD' magazine.

Tuesday, March 25, 2008

memory quilt


the butterfly faire's was send to my aid, when I was at the quilt shop, Carol saw the quilt and asked about the history behind it, I told her and she volunteered to machine quilted it for us, and with only 5 days to spare. She offerd her favorite pattern.
Picture of compleated quilt coming soon.

memory quilt



Judy "my longarm

Quilter is out of town,who would quilt this quilt I really wanted to presented it to the Wallace on Easter.


Who could quilt the quilt !!!

Monday, March 24, 2008

the block


Here is the a picture of one the 25 blocks that I made for the quilt for Eric and Nicky.

Saturday, March 22, 2008

Happy Easter


We will have a a quiet Easter, most of the Family is out town .
Happy Easter to all.

Susan, Owen and family are away on a Cruise to the Mexican Riviera,

Carmen and Daughter are on Vacation in the Carolinas.

My Daughter in law and Grandson Caiden are in Indiana.

Friday, March 21, 2008

new toy

on March 15 I ordered my http://www.pajamaquilter.com/
It arrived Yesterday, I I'm ready to give it a go.
But,...

I have not even opened the pkg. I need to have some time to myself and sit to watch the DVD and then practice, practice,practice.

Saturday, March 15, 2008

memory quilt for Kendall

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It seams, I will be making another quilt


Yes I will be making another quilt soon, this time it will be a festive one.


Noah Paul Clifton
has pledge his love to
Danielle Nicole Carbajal

Danielle will become
my
daughter-in law
on
May 25 of 2008

making a Memory Quilt





I had to put stabilizer on the "body" fleece is not the easiest to sew
it went a lot easier and fast once I did that.

Making a memory quilt for Nicky and Eric


I was ready to make a different block;... when my quilting magazine arrived and there it was;... the quilt that I had in mind but DIDN'T know it.

making a quilt for Kendall




I cried the first time I cut into them, and I cried more a few more times while I was sewing. We miss her so much.

making a quilt for Kendall

Kendall's parents ( Erick and Niky) entrusted me with 6 of her PJ's (Fleece) so I can make a MEMORY quilt. for them. It took me a while to decided on the pattern to use, that or I was really hesitant to cut in to the PJ's.
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Kendall

Last year we lost Kendall, a big tragedy, she was my Grandson cousin one year older than him.She was only 3 years old.
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PINWHEL STRINGS

PINWHEL STRINGS
string scraps

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Old enough to be a grandmother. Young enough to dance, hiking and skiing. Mother of 3 great boys. Married to the best husband one could ask for.