Monthly Archives: April 2012

Got 12 Quilts—>Go Quilters Go!!!

As disappointing as it is to see the Vancouver Canucks out of the playoffs after only one win, it is awesome that quilters and Canuck fans alike have stepped forward to make Canuck themed quilts for the children who access … Continue reading

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Chesapeake Landing Sewing Day: April 2012

We had another awesome sewing day at the Landing. As usual quilters brought their own projects but there was a request for some discussion on what to do with hexagons and handquilting. Doris’ hexagon flower Doris had started making hexagon … Continue reading

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Canuck Place Quilts for Kids

I Believe in Blue! I Believe in Canuck Place! I Believe in Quilters!  For those of you who follow the Vancouver Canucks you know they have a lot of work to do to get to the 2nd round. BUT, regardless … Continue reading

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Time Out: Intimate Apparel

All work and no play is no fun at all.  Joan and I took some time out to see Intimate Apparel on the Granville Island Stage.  Joan had seen a writeup in the local paper and  the accompanying picture showed  rolls of fabric stacked on shelves. … Continue reading

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I Believe in Blue: 2012

Today is the first day of the 2012 NHL playoffs. We have the green light to go ahead and make another series of quilts celebrating the Vancouver Canucks “Run for the Cup 2012.” Like last year, we are making one … Continue reading

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BOM 8th Star: Martha Washington

Look for the 9th BOM on May 1st. This Martha Washington Star was made using quick piecing for the Flying Geese and HST to make the Pinwheel inside the Sawtooth Star. It was much easier to keep the points doing … Continue reading

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