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  • Choices in the work room

    Each week, when the challenges are posted, I get stuck for a few days in the ‘idea’ phase. The trick is not thinking of something to do. For me, the trick is figuring out what to do in th...
    Feb 28, 2011 No Comments

  • All about the brights

    Seems like my new quilts in progress are all about the brights. First we went & picked out the fabrics for Matt’s lego quilt. We didn’t even think about taking legos with us to match ...
    Feb 28, 2011 6 Comments

  • Iron Crafter Feature – Amanda

    What is your name?  Amanda Where do you live?  I live in Silver Spring, Maryland just outside of DC. What kind of crafts do you do?  I love all art and crafting. I started out paintin...
    Feb 28, 2011 3 Comments

  • Just some random quilting stuff…

    My next quilt, after the one for my class of course, is going to be a Lego quilt for Matt. He & I love to spend a snowy afternoon sitting in front of the fire building with Legos, yes, we are adu...
    Feb 25, 2011 1 Comment

  • Challenge #8 Round-Up Part 2

    Our visit to everyone’s hometowns continues….           Pennsylvania                         &nbs...
    Feb 24, 2011 4 Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #9 – My Inspiration Movie

    Since this weekend is the Oscars, Susi has challenged the Iron Crafters to make something this week inspired by a movie. I knew immediately what movie would be my inspiration & what I was going t...
    Feb 24, 2011 1 Comment

  • Challenge #9 …and the Oscar goes to….

    Challenge #9 The OscarsThis will be a movie inspired challenge. Do something that reflects a movie that is special to you. It could be clothing. It could be a painting. Or you could just make a red...
    Feb 24, 2011 13 Comments

  • Challenge 8 “Home Town”

    For my Home Town Challenge this week, I chose to do something with the Ferry Plaza Building. It has such a rich history. And a beautiful, if over priced Farmer’s Market on Saturdays. We really...
    Feb 23, 2011 No Comments

  • Challenge #8 Round-Up Part 1

    This week we asked everyone to make something to represent their hometown. I think we’d all make a lot of cities proud! Susi represented San Francisco with a freezer paper stencil of the Ferry B...
    Feb 23, 2011 3 Comments

  • Iron Craft Challenge #8 – Minneapolis Skyline Pillow

    For this Iron Craft challenge I asked everyone to create something inspired by the place they call their hometown. While I didn’t grow up in Minneapolis, I consider it my hometown. It was the ci...
    Feb 23, 2011 10 Comments