A Sweet Pinwheel Quilt and Summer Ramblings

Don’t let this picture fool you. It’s stinking hot in Oklahoma. And I really shouldn’t complain. It came much earlier last year…and stayed. Without going into my entire medical history ( I have Lupus Nephritis), let’s just say that I can’t deal with the heat. Or the humidity. Or the[Read more]

Plaid Houndstooth Quilt

I have a love/hate relationship with this quilt. It’s a back-breaking process to trim up those pieced squares, but you just can’t beat the impact of the finished quilt. (Size: approximately 40″ x 55″) I loved my first houndstooth quilt and seriously considered keeping it, but I couldn’t get the idea of[Read more]

Pinwheel Quilt for Blogger’s Quilt Festival

I’ve hesitated putting this quilt up for the Blogger’s Quilt Festival (at Amy’s Creative Side) since I haven’t given it to it’s intended recipient yet. Hopefully she won’t see it here before I give it to her. Shhh….nobody tell her… I love a pinwheel quilt in any form, but I particularly love[Read more]

It’s Only Paint

“It’s only paint.” “You can always paint over it.” I have often heard and said these very phrases. So what’s my problem? Why have I had a half-painted, empty mirror-frame hanging over my mantle for months? If I paint something I don’t like, I can paint over it. Really. I[Read more]