Thursday, July 26, 2012
We're still plugging away at this RR. It's met with obstacle after obstacle, but we persevere! This block was done by Lauri.
I finished the scallops out to the corner of the patch on this block and it's ready to go to the next stitcher.
Thursday, July 12, 2012
I'm participating in a color study RR. In a color study, you work the whole block in shades of one color, in this case, browns. This block belongs to Erika.
Sunday, July 8, 2012
We had a quilt show and author signing event this weekend at Grand Valley Books. Traditional quilter Joan Walker showed off many of her creations, and I got a chance to show some CQed items I've made over the years. I've posted photos of my crazy garden quilt before, but here it is again:
Monday, July 2, 2012
Dinosaur Journey in Fruita, Colorado is having an Ice Age summer. Last year it was the summer of the T-rex, with the life-sized animatronic dino spending all summer thrilling kids of all ages (me too!). This summer they've got four special visitors: a glyptodon, which looks like a VW-sized armadillo; a wooly mammoth; a giant ground sloth (which reminded me too much of the Skeksis from the movie The Dark Crystal); and a sabre toothed cat.