My favorite thing about THIS class? Everyone comes with rectangles and squares already cut --and away we go!
This quilt also provides oodles of bonus half square triangles so we got everyone on board with that and there are piles of “quilt seeds” being planted for another scrappy quilt with the leftovers from this one.
See this Elna? It’s lived a good long life and is still sewing to beat the band. SUCH a smooth stitch, and you could hardly hear it sew as the pieces flew under that presser foot! It just goes to show you ---this machine, while showing a lot of wear and tear on the outside, can keep pace with any new model out there --- kind of like US as we age! We may be showing our own wear and tear, but it ain’t over yet by a long shot, Baby!
Monday’s class was also a fun opportunity to send one of the members a big hello since she was unable to be with us!
We missed you and wished you could have been here!
I know there were problems with yesterday’s slide show. SkyDrive, the place that hosts my photos through Windows Live sometimes goes into a funk. Hopefully we’ve got it sorted today ---I haven’t gone back yet this morning to see if yesterday's are now view-able It’s one of those things that I have no control over, I’m using a free site. I take their hiccups as they come!
Speaking of slide shows and photos and the like ----
Our first LINK UP for your Easy Street Mystery progress will be here on the blog TOMORROW! If you have a blog, write your post and come and link it up here. You must have a blog to link up with us. You cannot just link it to your Facebook page or your flicker stream. You don’t have to have a blog to view the photos or participate in the mystery, but if you want your photos view-able to others, a blog is necessary.
More info on that in tomorrow morning’s post. We have a lot of newbies this year and I know this is new for a lot of you. Watch and wait and see ---you’ll see what I mean with the Link Up tomorrow!
How about a bit of Quilt Cam time this afternoon? I’m planning on turning the camera on about 2pm Eastern. Not sure who will be around to join me ---but I’m ready to put my own pedal to the
Enjoy your Sunday everyone ---it’s chilly out there this morning here in North Carolina –a brisk 22 degrees when I woke up this morning. YAY! No choice but to stay in and sew!