1st SAL.....Peg, Dale and I committed to stitching Anni Downs - A Gardener's Journal in March. I blogged about this on my blog thinking maybe one or 2 others may join us and lots of girls indicated an interest so I decided to start this blog where we can all encourage each other to meet the goals set along the way....March 2010 -March 2011...........
2nd SAL ......well so many of the girls wanted to continue on with another project and some new girls joined us and now approx 91 girls are stitching Natalie Bird's Tis the Season. March to Sept 2011...............
3rd SAL....many girls want to stick with the SAL so now we have moved onto Anni Downs Some Kind of Wonderful - My Favourite Things Quilt.......Oct 2011-Oct 2012.........
Where are we now.....
4th SAL 2013...is numerous smaller projects from the previous 2 books Tis the Season and Some Kind of Wonderful plus some projects from Red Home by Natalie Bird approx 60 ladies stitching together.........
2014 we had the year off..............
5th SAL 2015..........inspired to continue we are doing another quilt project.....Anni Downs newest quilt Natures Journey.....
6th SAL 2017.............A Holly Cottage Christmas by Michelle Ridgway.......once again the pattern is in an affordable book so it is easy for everyone to join in...........and you can raid your stash for the fabrics........or lash out and buy a the whole lot........this SAL will be run by Fiona aka Bubz Rugz and Raewyn........
Chookyblue........

Sunday, August 12, 2012

A glorious day working in the Garden

It is an absolutley glorious day in Launceston, Tasmania today.
What better way to spend the day than playing with my Garden...Garden's Journal that is...
Very successful weekend as I have pieces almost 5 blocks....now to get stitching again!




The quilt top so far....I am so happy with the new fabric...love it!!
I am feeling very motivated to finish this quilt now. And as I bought SKOW pattern book yesterday I need to stitch fast...

6 comments:

Cubby House Crafts said...

Beautiful Cathy...loving the red and blues!
Lisa

Chookyblue...... said...

Wow you have been busy.......well done.....great fabrics......

Queen Of The Armchair aka Dzintra Stitcheries said...

That looks so lovely Cathy....it's going to be beautiful!

FloS said...

It is splendid !! I love your fabrics choice !! Beautiful !
Florence

gisèle said...

Très joli, j'aime les couleurs.
Je vais regardé pour voir un livre de se genre quand j'irai au US.
Ici nous avons pas cela.
Bravo j'ai hâte de voir le tout.
Bon dimanche.
gisèle

Fiona said...

so pretty...
Hugz