Category Archives: Challenges

We use similar materials to create the same item in different ways.

Nuanced Neon Mosaic {Part 2}

I couldn’t resist. I created another mosaic for the Nuanced Neon mosaic contest.  I love the neon yellows and I think that a classic navy helps balance out their brightness. It reminds me that we need to see opposition in … Continue reading

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Nuanced Neon Mosaic {Part 1}

Since picking out fabric for projects is my favorite part, I couldn’t resist creating a mosaic for Stitched in Color’s Nuanced Neon Mosaic Contest. If you know me, you know I love bright colors. I recently fell in love with … Continue reading

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A lovely year of finishes: January goal

To help me accomplish my goal of 14 quilts in 2014, I am going to attempt to participate in a Lovely Year of Finishes link up hosted by Fiber of All Sorts and Sew BitterSweet designs and west a goal for … Continue reading

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2014.

2014 is here and along with it, new goals for everyone. This year, I decided to set some goals for the creative side of things. My biggest goal is this:   This year, I plan to completely finish 14 quilts. … Continue reading

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Sew with us!

Happy New Year!  To start the year we want you to Come join us in the Scrappy Swoon Along ! This quilt will be so much fun to make — I hope you will join us!

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Chipboard Door Hangers

Remember that chipboard project a long while back?  Well, I finally did mine.  Does that old phrase ‘better late than never’ ring true?   I hope so. We recently attended a family reunion where we needed some signs to hang … Continue reading

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chipboard firework banner

I finally got around to doing something with my chipboard album.  I was incredibly unoriginal and also did…. a banner. In red white and turquiose.  It might look like I copied because, well, I did.  One of my greatest qualities … Continue reading

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Star Garland

The chipboard album I have is a primitive star shape.  For my challenge I opted to make a garland like Kristen did. It sat on my table and I thought of all kinds of different words or purposes to make … Continue reading

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Chipboard baby banner

Each of us had a chipboard set that we decided to use for a challenge.  I’m planning a baby shower for this weekend and decided to make a banner to use. I started by painting the chipboard- I used some … Continue reading

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Gift Wrap

I’ve been thinking and thinking what I could do with all of my seed packets.  I really like how Christa incorportaed them into her spring decor.  Then I realized I needed to wrap up and finally mail some long overdue … Continue reading

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