Slow Sunday Stitching

Joining Kathy and the all the wonderful stitchn’ lovelies today for:

Last Sunday I worked on the Baltimore Halloween block. Today I’m back working to stitching the Winter Queen. I had took some time off while waiting for the Q-Snap I ordered to arrive. Like I mention before I’m in a place where I need to expand and I didn’t want to trap my stitches in the edges of my hoop. Never really liked doing that. I was hoping that the Q-Snap frame would work better on this larger project. So I ordered the 11×17 frame along with some extenders.

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A Year of Lovely Finishes……..February Goals

 Well, I didn’t make a finish for January so I’m trying again for February. 

One thing I realized last month is that I’m not the best hand quilter. Not that I didn’t already have a clue but I’ve never finished a quilt this size with hand quilting. Those between needles are just too tiny to hold and I just can’t rock the needle. (You know, I don’t really remember my mom or my grandmothers rocking the needle. Hmmm) Oh well, I am making progress and I have confidence that I will have a finish for February.