Author Archives: janicelynn

NP, Mill Hill, Quilting ….

Once again, time flies… I need to give myself a specific day to post and perhaps I will get back to a weekly schedule. Christmas in July was weak… I did make two Mill Hill beaded ornaments but I only … Continue reading

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A Quilt for Cooper!

This is the finished quilt for Cooper!  My favorite way to baste is using 505 spray but it did not work on this.  The backing – Moda marble dots in black/grey – stuck nicely to the batting but the pieced … Continue reading

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Emma Elliot – Completed 12 July 2017

I finished stitching Emma on Monday but I had dozens of away waste knots that needed to be secured.  Here she is — I changed a few things … some were intentional some were by accident.  I am really glad … Continue reading

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Emma Elliot Sampler

A couple of weeks ago I brought out the Emma Elliot Sampler that I started last year. I only planned to spend a week with her but it is sort of like popcorn…. I can’t seem to put it down. … Continue reading

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Progress on Quilt & 2018 Calendar

Back in the day when my children were little I often made the “Jeweled” calendars from Bucilla.  I don’t think that Bucilla makes them anymore but I did find one that I like from Creative Connection, Inc.  They are fast … Continue reading

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Out of my comfort zone

I have been working on the baby quilt for Cooper!  I decided on a string quilt using black, white and green.  Finished size will be about 48 in x 48 in, 36 blocks total. I am using a light weight … Continue reading

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Gradient Garter Blanket – Caron / Mary Maxim Just finished up weaving in the the ends of this cute throw.   Love it!! The finished size is about 36 by 42.  I have a huge amount of yarn left!!  Maybe … Continue reading

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DOVE Bandages

I have finished knitting two bandages this year. My goal is to have 6 ready when the call to send them is made – that is usually October.  and next… these are the fabrics that will be used for the … Continue reading

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A Contented Heart XS & Gradient Garter Blanket

A Contented Heart This is another ewe and eye and friends cross stitch project called a contented heart.  It was stitched on 32 count mocha linen 2 over 2.  This is kit from 1994 but, as usual, I swapped out … Continue reading

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EEF Cross Stitch & Crochet Car Seat Blankies

Wow — and how time flies! Pumpkin Bird from Ewe & Eye & Friends The last few days I spent with a cross stitch kit from Ewe & Eye & Friends.  This is Pumpkin Bird, it was my Day 13 … Continue reading

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