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Sunday, May 25, 2014

Corrected Top


take a look

well, I noticed I had two of the side pieces backwards on the "Shop Hop" top, so those are being corrected as we speak.  New picture to follow!!!!

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Shop Hop top finished

Yeah, it's finished.  I needle turned the applique even tho the pattern called for fusible.  I may make another one and fuse it.  Fun little squares.  This one is all Batiks.

I got my Baby Lock (Jane) back today, it was a minor Tension problem, yeah.  so I'll machine quilt this one, should go quickly.



Friday, May 23, 2014

Trial run on the Canning

We wanted to see of the investment of almost 75.00 was going to pay off.  Today we decided to do a trial run.  bought Green Beans, no cheap must I say.  Anyway, I followed the directons to the "T"...Made 7 pints of green beans, one didn't seal not sure why....Anyway, I'll cook those tomorrow, but we now have 6 cans of freshly canned green beans.  I'm so proud....yippee....Now for the beans to come in and get on the market...

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Baby Leela's quilt

I made this little baby quilt for a girl that used to go to our church, Desirea Luna. 

Friday, May 16, 2014

A couple finished things

I've been getting ready for the Tulsa Quilt show in June.  The instructions said to turn the quilts in in Cloth bags.  I first thought about Pillow Cases, however not to be found, so someone suggested I just make my bags.  I found a great piece of fabric, I think I bought it for backings, anyway I made 7 bags with handles took me a whole day.  The I had to sew the the sleeves and labes on the quilts.  This has been a job.  Comletely finished the Owl Baby quilt yeterday.  So the quilts are ready to go, each has their own bags......



Then if finished a Table Runner for a friend of mine in Texas.  I think it needs buttons, however everyone keeps saying would make it bumpy... Oh well...