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Liam Learns to Quilt

The past several weeks have been a flurry of activity.  I have had the privilege to not only teach a number of classes, but also to take several classes, which I will tell you more about in future blogs. I … Continue reading

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New Pattern – Insulated Bowl Holders

Note:  This pattern was originally called the Microwave Bowl Holder, but has been changed to the “Insulated Bowl Holder”.  It is the same pattern, the only change is the name and the suggestion to not cook food with it in … Continue reading

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New Pattern for Cake and Casserole Carrier with Potholders

Fresh off the press!!!  I’m excited to share my new pattern for a very handy item – a cake and casserole carrier.     I made one for myself many years ago and after numerous requests, have recently made it into a pattern … Continue reading

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B’s Big Girl Quilt Pattern Now Available!!!

When it was time for our granddaughter, Belén, to transition from the nursery to a new room, I volunteered to make her a quilt for her new bedroom.  Her Mom, Alecia, had purchased a darling rug for the room and … Continue reading

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A Wish Come True… Alecia is Learning to Sew (and free baby dress pattern)

As you know, I LOVE to sew.  I have been sewing for probably 52 of my 59 years and loved to sew for my girls as they grew up.  Then I discovered a whole new world in quilting, first by … Continue reading

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Pick A Pocket

Now that we are back from a wonderful vacation to Montana, which included an incredible Art Quilt Class with Ruth McDowell (future post), I had to get busy on some pending projects.  One included a cute new dress for Miss … Continue reading

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A Helping Hand…

I always look forward to Monday morning when our granddaughter arrives at our doorstep to spend the day with Nana.  She is so much fun and always interested to be a part of my day.  It has been amazing to … Continue reading

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Sweet Eloise has arrived!!!

We are delighted to share that our new granddaughter, Eloise Mae Hoobing, was born on May 1 at 4:45 a.m.,  weighing 7 lbs., 12 oz. and measuring 21 3/4 inches.   We are so thankful that mother and granddaughter are both doing … Continue reading

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Month 2 of Stitcher’s Garden Block A Month

March is Month 2 of the Stitcher’s Garden Block A Month that I started last month.  The design for this month consisted of a large sunflower with 4 corner block designs.  Once again, you begin by quilting the background of … Continue reading

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E is for Elephant… or Eloise?

We are so very excited because it is count down time for the arrival of our next grandchild, Miss Eloise Mae Hoobing.  Our daughter, Alecia, is due April 30th and last weekend we attended a baby shower to celebrate.  It was so … Continue reading

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