Monthly Archives: December 2011

Dios de los Muertos

Found my day of the dead fabric.  We were talking about fun themes for Michael’s rehearsal dinner. let me know what you think.  I have about four yards of each if you want to buy it  

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Girabaldi progress

Girabaldi went back on the rack yesterday to complete seaweed.  Quilting is complete!! Since this piece is all hand painted, I couldn’t find any fabric to use as binding.  So today I have dyed some pretty sky blue.  I lightly … Continue reading

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Happy Boxing Day

One of the things I love about the week before Christmas and New Year’s is the physical and “mental” clean up. I think it started for me with getting the house looking just the way we wanted it.  Waiting for … Continue reading

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Modern Squares

I just finished quilting this beautiful wedding quilt for Ellen.  I can’t wait for her to see it!  Her “Kidds” like the modern Ikea style.  So the quilting pattern on this is concentric squares and Greek key around the border. … Continue reading

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Christmas Progress

I’ve been working on a cute charm jelly roll quilt.  Well, if been working on it means that it has been sitting in a box with just a couple squares done, then yes, I have definitely been working very diligently! … Continue reading

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A Modern Life

Well – I am cleaning up my hard drive and found this poem that I wrote in honor of my Vovo for her memorial service. I had forgot about the title. So to honor one Modern Lady to another . … Continue reading

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Fall Floral or Festive Floral

I can’t seem to decide.  When Michelle brought this quilt by this fall, it looked very autumn.  But with a couple nights quilting to Christmas music on Sirius, I think it may have a more festive flair! I have to … Continue reading

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Baby Quilt

This cute little pink and brown quilt was pieced by Ellen.  The fancy fabric is shown off in the snow ball block.    Pieced by Ellen Kidd I love the little bunny!  the big paisley quilting really sets everything off … Continue reading

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School of Fish

Here is a great quilt, pieced by Michele.  School of Fish.  The water fabric is lovely.  The background lent itself to water and wave quilting in blue.  Amongst the waves are little quilted fish trying to keep up with the … Continue reading

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Mardi Gras Quilt

I am slowly trying to get up to date with picture posts.  This was pieced by Michelle. She did such a fantastic job with the bold batik colors.   We chose to do the quilting with a pretty purple thread.  … Continue reading

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