buzzing of bees

once there were sheep in the orchard ..........

Sunday, 21 May 2017

hearts flown in


when i went to get the hearts for my brick quilt top i found many more than i had put there.
an i wonder who could have done it.  someone who wanted to help me.


here is a portion of the quilt with hearts ironed on.
i think the other quilt i'm making will have hearts too.

xx

Thursday, 16 March 2017

my memory bricks


the Percol double sheet i bought recently for £12.95 locally.
it is lovely to work with an is for the brick quilt's breeze block backing.


the nearly completed back. ready for two more rows an a two inch binding


some of the hearts...


the back of the quilt.


the quilt top. an nowhere to tidy these other things.



an the butterflies for Lilly's quilt. Lilly Meadow
thank you for visiting me.

xx

Friday, 29 July 2016

an update


i am finally getting there. today i have added the two side pieces of calico-mortar...
i went on line to see if i could find a quilt like mine, and there wasn't one. there are
some more hearts to sew on and i am doing this soon. first i want to finish sewing the
front part. and have found something for the backing i think. although i love this
thought: mortar spread evenly all over the back of my brick wall. which will mean
pure calico giving it a nice finish. so, where's the hod? if my english serves me correctly
this is the word i will need.


xx

Friday, 24 June 2016

making a bee line


just machined the second end piece here an i think its enough work for today. i am going
to sit next door, put my feet up an watch tv.

see you,

xx

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