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Monthly Archives: July 2012

These past few weeks it’s all been about the roof!  Those slats are what we are going to see from the inside of the structure.  On top of that will be a woven mat and above that will be the roofing material. The bamboo mat choices were many and it was a decision I made […]

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This seems to be the week of catching up for me and I’m happy to report that I’ve made excellent progress on a quilt I started a while ago for my daughter.  I  don’t know why I was so ambitious, but 45 blocks makes for a large quilt!  Organized from birth to roughly ten, I’m […]

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I’m finally getting to some of those old projects in my studio that I’ve been long putting off!  Today’s accomplishment was a block for Yahaira as part of our Mid Mod Quilt Bee.  This is the last of blocks due for this bee and there is a part of me that’s sad to see it […]

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One of the things I’ve been consumed with lately is my new position as chair of an event for a foundation which is near and dear to my heart – The Pacific Cancer Foundation.  Years ago, when our family had a cancer crisis of our own, people came out of the woodwork offering food, assistance […]

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altered #2 Part of an ongoing series of mine… this is the second of what looks like many more.  I’m making all these the same size so that one could mix-and-match if they like.  Priced well, they will all be posted to my shop sometime hopefully before the end of summer! 12.5″ x 12.5″  

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altered #1 12.5″ x 12.5″ Some of you may remember this piece; it’s cut from a quilt I’ve gotten some recognition for, Big Red pictured below.  This piece has been sitting on my wall at home, and frankly just begging to be reworked.  I bit the bullet last week and started cutting it up.  gasp!  Not […]

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The house is really starting to look like a house now.  A dream turning into reality.  I get pictures sent to me almost every-other week now and am constantly amazed at the progress.  They are in the stage of framing in the roof now, each piece fit exactly where it should be and numbered so […]

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You may have noticed, I’ve been woefully absent from blogging these days.  Summer is in full swing over here and I’ve not done anything here in quite some time.  With the kids getting older the flavor of our summers have changed ever so slightly.  Our oldest is driving… gasp… and it seems he is always […]

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