Category Archives: Scraps

Tesselation Twister

At long last I am revealing my most recent finish – Tesselation Twister. Tesselation is defined as a variety of geometric shapes, that are harmonious in nature but do not have any overlaps or repeats. It describes the quilting on … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Canada 150, Highlighting others, Scraps, Uncategorized | 5 Comments

Memories

I must be getting old and sentimental. My preference is to dream, plan, and do. But this post looks back. Quilter’s often share books and magazines, which I pick up to read while I am on the treadmill, in the … Continue reading

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Zenties

Volume 3 of Our Quilting was in my Christmas stocking last year. Lots of inspiration in this magazine, but the first one to capture my attention was an article on Zenties. Don’t feel bad if you have never heard of … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, mini-quilts, Scraps, Uncategorized | 4 Comments

Tina & I on retreat

This week I hung up the paint brushes, tile cutters and anything else construction related. It was bonding time with Tina (my sewing machine at the lake). Before we get to quilting, here is the vanity I was working on. … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Reclaimed and Repurposed, Scraps, Uncategorized | 6 Comments

Your Turn to Vote

July’s theme for the 1 Million Mile Postcard Challenge is ‘Go Modern.’ I am already on my 4th rendition of a design. Why is this one so difficult? Because I want it simple but still interesting. Do you want to … Continue reading

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Scrap Saving System (AKA ScrapTherapy)

Remember to register for the 1 Million Mile Quilted Postcard Challenge!  You have until January 15th to send me a comment and let me know YOU want a postcard.  The theme for January is ‘TODAY’ ***************** The end of one … Continue reading

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