Memorable Quotes

Though we can never leave life without experiencing some measure of loss, grief, and pain, misery is optional--as is happiness.

Beverly Campbell

When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left and could say, "I used everything you gave me."

Erma Bombeck

Wednesday, March 11, 2009

It's done! Finally! Now I can go on to something else. This is the Perky Patches pattern from McCall's Quilting, August 2004. Several people helped with the piecing. It is a king size charity quilt. I hope someone will really appreciate it.

Mitering the corners was a challenge because I don't have a very large workspace but the miter certainly added to the quilt.

Chloe's comment, "Leave me alone. I'm having hairball problems."

Let's discuss the weather we are having.

Sunday late afternoon. Beautiful sky but what is that white stuff?

Monday afternoon...more white stuff. You get the idea. Tuesday....more white stuff. Wednesday.....most of the white stuff is gone. It's just cold now.

Monday evening hubby agreed to work on Hummer.

Operation becomes more serious.
Operation a success. Hummer is now very happy and so are her owners!


Candace said...

That yellow and blue quilt on the machine is beautiful!

Someone will appreciate that king size quilt. A lot of work went into it.

QuiltnQuiltthings said...

Good job Sheri, I can't wait to get started on quilting it. And I'm so glad "Matilda" is working and ready to go again. :o}

Carrie said...

YAY Mom!!! GREAT JOB on that quilt we did! WOOOOOO! And yes, I have super-dad that can fix anything! :)

Pat said...

Very nice work!

Simply This and That said...

Great Post! Glad to hear Matilda a.k.a. Hummer is working. Nothing like a personality disorder for the poor girl. "Who am I today?" LOL.

Liz said...

HOLY COW!!! The quilt turned out AWESOME! :D You did a great, great, GREAT JOB! :D