Saturday, July 23, 2016
It's been ages since I've sewn on this one but it's like an old friend - very easy to reconnect with.
Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art and lunch at the famed Moosewood Restaurant (we're not vegetarians, but when in Rome...). They are having a very dry summer so all the lawns are parched but I'm certain that it would be even nicer when everything is green.
Patchwork Plus whose claim to fame is having 9,000 bolts to choose from. It is a beautiful shop - very organized and incredibly neat. I was totally overwhelmed so the only thing that came home with me was these three pieces.
Monday, July 18, 2016
Saturday, July 16, 2016
I'm going to hand quilt it but wasn't keen on rolling around on the floor to baste it - it's tough on the knees. I contacted Roberta to see if she could baste it on the longarm and she is happy to oblige. This one is HUGE: 90 x 107"!!! WHAT was I thinking??? Can you say king sized?
Banana Oatmeal Cookies with Chocolate Chips so I gave them a go.
I also broke in my new mini cookie spatula that Jane gave me for my birthday and it works like a charm.
The Official Cookie Tester swung into action and declared them a hit. I seconded the motion by having two of them fresh from the oven....M