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...........Welcome.....Chookyblue........

Saturday, September 28, 2013

A Gardener's Journal~~~~FINISHED





Hi Everyone, Dzintra here
doing a great big Happy Dance wooo hoooo
my Gardener's Journal quilt is finally finished
and I am soooo happy with it!!!

I remember a few months into starting this quilt I broke my arm which just put me back several months in everything and at one stage wondered if I would ever get it done!!!  I'll never take the use of 2 arms for granted again....

Thank you so much Chooky and Peg who are the inspiration for doing this
and also thank you to all the fellow stitchers out there for all the support and encouragement along the way in getting this quilt finally completed....
I have thoroughly enjoyed doing my Gardener's Journal and I will bring it up to Nundle next year to show it off.....

Till then.....Happy Stitching
'bye, Dzintra xoxo



10 comments:

Queen Of The Armchair aka Dzintra Stitcheries said...

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Queen Of The Armchair aka Dzintra Stitcheries said...

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Susan said...

Thats fantastic - well done - congratulations - its is a large quilt and breaking your arm would not have helped I'm sure.

It looks lovely.

shez said...

thats awesome Dzintra,cant wait to see it in the flesh so to speak,well done.xx

DAWNIE said...

Well done Dzintra it really does look fabulous and it is such an achievement

Anita : Shabby Quilt said...

Congratulations, well done . Quilt looks great.

Fiona said...

congrats for an amazing quilt... I love the red border.. gives it a lovely bit of ooomph...
Hugz

Larissa said...

Woohoo!! Congratulations Dzintra!! That's awesome!!! ... Looks fabulous too!!! <3

Nicky said...

Congratulations, your quilt is beautiful... well done on getting it finished!

Jenny said...

Fantastic, well done, Its a good feeling to finish a quilt. I bet you have it right now ....