Monthly Archives: April 2011

Cutting Names While Waiting on William & Kate.

Yes, I know, don’t say anything, but I decided to stay up all night and see those lovebirds, Willy the Royal get hitched to Katy the Commoner. I have a quilt show to put on tomorrow morning at school and do a … Continue reading

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The Found Easter Snowflakes

The week before Easter I decided to do some Easter Snowflakes,. So, I asked the kids for ideas and boy, did they have them.  Wheat, Grape, Host, chalice, Father Charlie &  Candle,  Easter Lily, The Tablets, Snake & Apple, 3 … Continue reading

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It’s Snowing!! – Names & Paper Snowflakes

Today I got a ton of stuff done. Even graded papers.  But when I wasn’t running errands, paying bills, and teaching I cut some snowflakes.   cut one I learn something. But after school Paige and Ashley asked me to do their names. … Continue reading

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Hello Dolly! Scrap Quilt #28

  Primitive doll block with weird legs & feet The Central Arkansas Quilters in Conway had a flea market sale. You could bring anything you wanted to get rid of to the guild sale. I took a ton of odd … Continue reading

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Miracles Do Happen- Scrap Quilt #27

  Scrsp Quilt top #27 Finished Scrap Quilt # 27 The Right Fabric – After I got all the blocks arranged on the table in sorta the order, I realized that the small paper pieced house blocks from Mary Garcia and the … Continue reading

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Beaders Group – April 2011

  We had our monthly meeting of the Beaders Group at Sherry’s house. Roll call: Sherry, Jean, Bibi, Susan, Mary Lou, Brenda, Kelly, Carol Ann, & Jim. Keri wasn’t there. We really missed her. And Jennie got to come again! She … Continue reading

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I’ve Lost My Mind – I Made 5 Quilts Today.

Well, I’ve lost it! I just spent 6 hours making 5 miniature quilts to hang outside in the snow next to a quilt shop for Scrap Quilt #27. I needed filler blocks around some small buildings. and  the quilt shop … Continue reading

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The Mind of a Mad Man – The Start of Scrap Quilt #27

My Mind  Works in Mysterious Ways-      After Taco Wednesday and eating with Mama, I came home to a clean house. I had put everything away from Scrap Quilt Top # 26 last night and now it was time to start … Continue reading

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Lifelong Friend and Quilter, Scrap Quilt #26

Cathy Hammons Slater – Cathy has been a family friend that I have known all my life. Her mother, Mary Bob, and my mother, Dorothy Dean, were best friends all their lives. I don’t ever remember a holiday that Mary Bob & Glen were not … Continue reading

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Easter Early with the Whole “Famn Damily”

PALM SUNDAY     Daddy used to say when we all got together it was the “Whole Famn Damily.” Blake says that we put the fun in “dysFUNctional.” I say, we are the smartest family in the world to all get together, enjoy … Continue reading

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