Tag Archives: Houston Quilt Festival

Angel Wings in Seventeen

It has been a great past few days, a lot is going on around here! In a way, nothing unusual but I guess what has been happening is not the norm! Thursday was my day for being a quilt angel … Continue reading

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Class Finish

I got to take a class at Houston Festival taught by Kimberly Einmo called Lone Starburst. It used a 40-strip jelly roll and I decided to use something a little different from my normal fabric choices. I chose Moda Grunge … Continue reading

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Got Thread?

Today is Super Tuesday! I’m excited to say that I voted early and am so glad I did. I have NOT had the television on any during the day and I think I will watch “on demand” all evening. I … Continue reading

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Quilt Angel 2016

After getting home and before going downtown to hang quilts I had the opportunity to work on some of Primitive Gatherings, Magic of Christmas blocks. I was able to catch up on 10, 11, 12 and 13! Wahoo! I sure … Continue reading

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Going for Gold

Are you getting to watch any of the Olympics? I have missed the past few days, but what I have seen is really unbelievable. The training that they have to go through and the diet alone would absolutely do me … Continue reading

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Many Mini Madness

It has been a while since I’ve written but sometimes life just doesn’t give me enough time to do all that I want to do. As you may know, I try to get as much as I can, finished. Well … Continue reading

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November is Here

Oh my goodness, what a great time I had at Houston Market and Festival this year. It was great meeting new people and reconnecting with old friends. This time next year some of my friends will be traveling to visit … Continue reading

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Festival 2015 Classes

First off I want to wish my parents a happy 58th anniversary. I love you both! Sunday afternoon I drove up the convention center to attend Houston Quilt Market, with all the rain I wasn’t sure if I was going … Continue reading

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Angel Siting 2015

Wednesday was my day for “angel” duty! As usual, I had a great time, but by the end of the day I was beat. I don’t know what it is about that place; I think it has to be the … Continue reading

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September Finishes

Last week I was busy getting ready to ride back to Camp Blanding in Starke, Florida. I love these retreats and they are so worth the time and effort it takes to get there. Gloria, Vicky and Heather of Olde … Continue reading

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Warming Up!

It has seemed a little steamy around here lately! I’m gearing up to go on my big retreat next Wednesday, so I’m cutting and prepping all my little projects that I want to accomplish while I’m in Madisonville at the … Continue reading

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Hither and Dither

That is about how I feel after Houston Market and Festival, also to throw in Halloween and a managing a home remodel. Thankfully I have a lot of very capable people helping us out. I want to say a heartfelt … Continue reading

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Downtown Challenges

It is fun being downtown, but it does have it challenges. After one navigates through the traffic, then get to a parking spot we have to pay. Well figuring out those parking meters or those goofy machines can prove to … Continue reading

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Ruby Jubilee

Here’s what’s trending(in my world)…it is the Ruby Jubilee quilt exhibit on display at the George R Brown Convention Center, part of the Houston International Quilt Festival. 😉 In case you haven’t seen any of posts on Facebook of the … Continue reading

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Hopping Like Crazy

Things are abnormally crazy, I know you may think that about me already but it seems like it is more so these days. Yesterday I left my house around 9:15 and I was off and running all day, I didn’t … Continue reading

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Trick or Treat

Yesterday was the opening of Houston Quilt Festival, preview night. It opened at 5 and closed at 10. Of course, I had to go. Cathy and I planned it all out, she took off a half day, drove over and … Continue reading

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Not Sure Where to Start

Monday was the last day of quilt market and also the booth flip from Market to Festival. We expanded to 3 booths, instead of 2. That flipping stuff is very hard work. I ended up abandoning ship about 8:30 p.m. … Continue reading

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2013 Houston Quilts

Hanging quilts has to be the most interesting event and exhausting thing I enjoy doing! This is much better than running marathons! LOL! This is the third year I’ve done it and I have to say that each year it … Continue reading

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