Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Bluebird Land Retreat, Part 3

More pictures of projects that were worked on at the retreat I went to.

Ann:  She also worked on a beautiful machine quilted whole cloth.  But I forgot to take a picture.






Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Bluebird Lane Retreat.....Part 2

As promised here are some of the projects that were worked on by others at the retreat.

Carolyn....we were so thankful she was able to join us for a few hours for two days.  She's an inspiration to us all and the most cheerful cancer survivor I've ever known!  She got her binding sewn on.

Leslie.....she finished one baby quilt top and started another, which she also finished.  She has two grand boy coming soon!

Lynessa......she got the border sewn on one and finished another.

I never know why some of the pictures are smaller than others.  I load them all the same way.  Oh well!
More pictures later.  There were 13 of us at the retreat.

Monday, March 17, 2014

Bluebird Lane Retreat

This past weekend I got to go to Bluebird Lane Retreat Center for 3 days of quilting fun.  This is the second time I've been there (it's only 30 minutes from my house).   The two sisters who put this place together thought of everything!  It's equipped for scrap booking or quilting.  We don't have to take irons, lights, cutting boards, etc.  it's all there!  And the sleeping rooms are so cute and comfortable.  The food is good and the snacks are plentiful!  There were 13 of us there.  It sleeps 15.

I got so much done!  I finished this top:


Started this one:


Added a few blocks to this:

And got advice about this.  Also did a lot of thinking about it.  Some sewing.....and some UN sewing.

Next post........I'll show you what some of the others accomplished.  What a fun weekend!

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Finished blocks

I finished the blocks to the Paducah Nine Patch.  I started this quilt in a Pat Speth workshop in 2012.
The blocks aren't sewn together yet.  I'll do that at the retreat I plan to go to next weekend.

Monday, March 3, 2014


Phase one is complete:


Phase two is well under way: