Category Archives: challenges

Ugly + Ugly = Beautiful

There are times I question my sanity. This is more serious than a simple “What was I thinking!?” It is more like – Really? I signed up to do that? What state of weakness was I in when I agreed … Continue reading

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Northcott’s Canada 150 Block Party Finals

All spring you watched me collect and make blocks from shops that participated in Northcott’s Canada 150 Block Party challenge. Similar to row-by-row, you had to visit individual quilt stores in order to collect the patterns. Some of you even … Continue reading

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TransCanada Block Party

I am having a blast with Northcott’s TransCanada Block Party! Last week I showed you the first 4 blocks I made. This week I have a few more. This first one is a barn that comes from Pleasant Valley Quilting … Continue reading

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Cats and Quilting

I am a lover of cats. Here is Jasper, the 17 year old resident at our house. Griffen, one of our grand-cat visits occasionally, and Mavis (another grand-cat) makes herself totally at home in my studio, which is in my son’s … Continue reading

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August Reveal – ‘Go Vintage’

A challenge is not a challenge if its too easy. This month the postcards were a challenge in more ways than one. The theme for the 1 million mile postcard challenge was ‘Go Vintage’. This time I had too many … Continue reading

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Challenge Success – ‘Pathfinder’

Update on the 1 Million Mile Quilted Postcard Challenge:  My postcards for March are in the mail and I will reveal the design next week. Remember to let me know if you sent postcards that should be included in the count … Continue reading

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A Challenge Disaster – Plan B

Update on the 1 Million Mile Quilted Postcard Challenge: Requests are in, and the opportunity to register for a card in March is closed.  April will be a special month. Watch for details on my post next week.  ************************* This time I … Continue reading

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A Challenge Disaster – Plan A

I hope you are making water themed postcards for the 1 Million Mile Postcard challenge. Send me one so that I can share it with everyone! You have until the 15th to request one from me. Look at my Quilted … Continue reading

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Together

New recipe from Ken’s Kitchen: GINGER BEEF Stir Fry ***************** In Month 2 of the 1 Million Mile Quilted Postcard challenge we went further than month 1. 37,400 miles. Now that is progress! It brings the total miles so far to 70,400! Where did we travel? … Continue reading

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Winterpeg

The March theme will be : “I love Water”. You have until March 15th to request a postcard. For review, you can read about the 1 Million Mile Quilted Postcard Challenge on my Jan 1st post. Next week I will give you the … Continue reading

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