Monthly Archives: July 2014

Tehachapi Mountain Quilters Guild Rummage Sale

  Last month I attended the monthly meeting of the Tehachapi Mountain Quilters (TMQ) Guild. As I sat there listening to the various committee reports, a request was put to the membership for someone to help put on the semi-annual Rummage … Continue reading

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Another Carl Installment

Today’s “Thought For The Day” from Dan Galvin: * Never try to outstubborn a cat.         — Lazarus Long, “Time Enough for Love” Carl… aka “The Cat” I have to smile at this TFTD … we don’t ‘own’ a cat, … Continue reading

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One Block at a Time

Nothing like sewing to get your mind off of anything and everything but the needle pushing through fabric. My local quilting friend and I have decided to make Christmas table runners. She made a block that used a technique called … Continue reading

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Another Summer Day

I had thought we were through with the warm days of summer but today proved otherwise. Still, I managed to work through it and got some cutting done for a table runner that my quilting friend and I will be … Continue reading

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Remembering Repurposing at an Earlier Age

Pulling the stitches out of that discarded garment so I could re-use (repurpose) the fabric brought memories to mind of my paternal grandmother who would take feed sacks and turn them into dresses for her three grandchildren. It reminded me … Continue reading

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Yesterday was the Tehachapi Mountain Quilt Guild’s monthly meeting, and as I usually do at the end of each meeting, I cleared off the freebie table and took the ‘leavings’ home. When I got home, I sorted out the fabrics, … Continue reading

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The Ozone of the Internet

I had a fairly lengthy post saved as a draft (or so I thought), but later on, I couldn’t find it — anywhere. One would think that the limits of Internet Vapor (wherein lies all of our declared hopes, dreams … Continue reading

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