Monthly Archives: May 2010

Progress on the Nova Nouvelle

I finished the machine quilting on the Nova Nouvelle design by Jinny Beyer. I could not resist posting a few pictures. When I complete the binding, I will post a full view. Continuous curve quilting in the star points Feathers … Continue reading

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Flora and a Butterfly

Tiger Swallowtail Dandelion Fluff Stream-side Marsh Marigolds Close-up Forget-Me-Nots Willow Tree on Au Sable River North Branch Wintergreen Blossom Unidentified Wildflower Hairy Honeysuckle Buds

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Morel Hunt

Today we drove 45 minutes from our home to stalk the wild morel at one of our favorite hunting grounds. We saw lots of interesting things. The trillium along the roadside are a sure sign you have your timing right. … Continue reading

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Found a Morel Today…

… not twenty feet from my front door!

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Sneak Peak of the Nova Nouvelle

Sneak peak of the octagon miter of the first inner border on the Jinny Beyer “Nova Nouvelle” quilt I am working on. I am using Jinny’s fabric and pattern, but I visited her studio to pick out my own fabric … Continue reading

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Derby Day Hat

Yeah, Super Saver!

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