Monday, July 4, 2016

Long-arm quilting

Seattle, Washington
Monday, July 4, 2016

Yesterday I got the chance to try using a long-arm quilting machine for the first time. Kinda scary at first, but I was pleased with the results. Thanks, S!

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Quilt Camp, Day 4

Lake Chelan, Washington
Wednesday, June 29, 2016

The Featherweight is packed up and I'm almost ready to hit the road. One last swim in this glorious lake. A giant thanks to L & B who made it all possible--and to the other ladies for their fine company!

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Quilt Camp, Day 3

Lake Chelan, Washington
Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Here on Day 3 my projects are continuing apace, even with time out for visiting, eating and swimming...

Monday, June 27, 2016

Quilt Camp, Day 2

Lake Chelan, Washington
Monday, June 27, 2016

I did get some sewing done today, but I also spent some time learning to pick cherries. Sticky, messy work perched atop a ladder, but I did gain a new appreciation for those who do it for a living. Hard work!

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Quilt Camp, Day 1

Lake Chelan, Washington
Sunday, June 26, 2016

Arrived at Quilt Camp today, but found I could only sit and stare at the lovely, lovely lake. Sewing will have to wait a bit...

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Raggabirl goes to Washington

At the Library of Congress
Washington, D.C.
Saturday, June 18, 2016

Raggabirl is just finishing up a barnstorming tour of the nation's Capitol. You can see her here as she tours some of the big destinations in D.C....it was a big week!



Also at the Library of Congress
Riding the carousel at the National Zoo
At the White House

Shiny, shiny

Washington, D.C.
Saturday, June 18, 2016

Walking back and forth to Dad's house in SE, we had several occasions to admire the shiny, shiny fire engines in the nearby firehouse...