Sunday, May 13, 2018

Weekly update: parts A, B, and C

I have three of the four parts of my One Monthly Goal completed.

A -- Two tote bags for the Rotary Golf outing on May 18













B -- A mug rug for a colleague who is retiring (luncheon May 17)  (And while I was at it I made one for a friend who's graduating from Gateway Technical College this coming Tuesday.) 

C -- Three mug rugs for P.E.O. committee members with whom I've served this past year
(presentation June 1).  (Daisies are the P.E.O. flower.)

I am narrowing down ideas for D, a tote bag for the P.E.O. committee chair.




I made a Chinese Puzzle block in pink for the May Rainbow Scrap Challenge .  It joins the January-April blocks on the design wall.

This month's Block Lotto is a rail fence variation (6-1/2") with white/green/blue. I made 8 blocks.

June is my month as the Block Lotto designer.  I have chosen the block, written the instructions, and made samples.  You'll have to wait until June 1 to see what it is!

Weekly linkups:
Design Wall Monday
Monday Making
Oh, Scrap!
 Moving It Forward
and Rainbow Scrap Challenge

P.S.  My sister and I with our mother on her last Mother's Day, 2001.


10 comments:

  1. The rainbow blocks are very pretty. I love the rail fence block. What a great scrap buster block. Thanks for sharing.

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  2. You have been a very busy quilter! The mug rugs are darling and I'm sure will be appreciated. The RSC blocks will be great in all those colors. Have a lovely week!

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  3. You have been busy again! Love the daisies!!

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  4. Lots of pretty things under your needle. The mug rug daisies are charming. 2001 is a long time ago--so sorry.

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  5. Boy are you staying on track for the OMG. You are almost all finished. Love the mug rugs. Those daisies are fun. Keep up the good work.

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  6. You have been busy! All pretty projects. Love the flower mug rugs especially. Thanks for linking with Design Wall Monday, I appreciate you.

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  7. Your mug rugs are adorable! I’m sure the recipients will be thrilled. I like your Chinese puzzle blocks, too. I’ve never seen that block, but it’s great for scraps.

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  8. Chinese puzzle looks fun to make. Those daisies are so beautiful.
    Memories is all that remains. Sending hugs and best wishes.

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  9. Those daisies are adorable, and I love your tote bags, too! I've never made a bag before -- they SCARE me! Isn't that funny? But I'm having trouble finding a casual, fun summer bag that fits my iPad and if I could find the right pattern... :-)

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  10. Lovely picture of you and your sister with your mother. So many beautiful projects. I love all of them, especially the tote bags.

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