June 24, 2012

Little House Needleworks Famine Relief chart link

Little House Needleworks Famine Relief chart
Diane Williams of Little House Needleworks decided to offer this chart on her web site and kindly ask that you consider making a donation to your charity or maybe World Vision or UNICEF before you begin your download. Both organizations are working hard to provide food and assistance on a large scale to bring an end to the suffering they see daily.

June 16, 2012

Needle roll

Sampler Guild Annual retreat Needleroll project

Bear quilt

This is a quilt a friend of mine did. Isn't it beautiful? Its all applique.

June 15, 2012

Back of Bless Our Home

Lizzie Kate "Bless Our Home"

Sampler Guild of the Rockies Annual Retreat project.
I added my daughter and her husband's initials and mailed to them for their new home.
It was stitched and mounted on matboard layers.

June 11, 2012

Ort Catcher front

One of  our Sampler Guild Annual retreat projects. I loved doing this. had been a while since I had done any applique type projects. This was fun and quick using wool felt and basic embroidery stitches.

Ort catcher inside

Inside with catcher

Greek Thread Minder

A Sampler Guild project. I stitched this for a dear friend of mine


Back with Greek lettering


Finished Precious Moments Baby Sampler

Hope to get it framed this week. Its for my niece in Englands new little boy.
I changed the info part since the pattern was limited.

June 10, 2012

Tudor Rose Mystery Story and Sampler

Last Friday I saw this on a blog and fell in love with it. Wen to Amy Mittens Web Sight and tried to decide if i was goin gto order it or not. I decied to wait. And much to my luck!! I went to our http://www.samplerguildoftherockies.org/ annual retreat and lo and behold!! One of the ladies there had the kit for sale in her Stash reduction sale. I mean how lucky was that????

Tudor Rose Mystery Sampler close up

Tudor motif close up

Close up of the Tudor Motif

June 03, 2012

Shepherds Bush Wandering Vine afghan

I promised this to my youngest for Christmas this year. Its been a fun quick stitch using the #5 threads on Anne Cloth. Squeezing it in between samplers & other commitments has been a challenge tho. Now to get the border completed.