Monthly Archives: July 2011

Flowers in Hands

Recently I removed some beaded flowers from an old Liz Claiborne sweater.  When thinking of how to use them, I recalled Picasso’s Flowers in Hand.   I partially copied/ partially free-handed the flower position, stems, and hands. I machine stitched the … Continue reading

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Geverfde Quilt

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on August 22, 2009.   I received my quilt from the 3rd ALQS earlier this week.  It arrived from the Netherlands.  The quilt was made by Margreet.  You can read … Continue reading

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Symmetry in Wool

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on August 21, 2009.   I finished another shawl! The pattern is “symmetry in silk” from the Shawls and Scarves book. The yarn is Harmony 100% wool, color HC03. It … Continue reading

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More Fabric Postcards

Last weekend I went on a fabric postcard making spree!  These have been sent to friends/family I think will appreciate them as birthday cards. This first one is going to a friend who loves purple (background fabric) and loves to … Continue reading

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Comfort Tactile Quilt

This quilt is made of denim shirts and jeans, a cotton flannel shirt, and a silk flannel shirt.  There are seven working pockets on the quilt.  A couple of them from the jeans have the rivets.  The ones from the … Continue reading

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Shirley’s Arbor Windows

This was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on August 14, 2009.   I made this quilt for one of the circulating nurses I work with at the surgery center.  She asked for greens and mauves.  I found … Continue reading

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Flea Market Apple Core Quilt

This quilt was originally posted over at Suture for a Living on August 7, 2009.   Last week I shared with you Bud’s quilt top.  This is the quilt I “loaned” him when he had his heart surgery.  I found … Continue reading

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