In my humble opinion….

Our PEIMQG is attempting to build a library for members use and part of the responsibility that goes along with that, is to offer insight into the books available for loan.  Naturally this is a huge job and we are a very new Guild, so the other night our blog author, *Cathy* asked for volunteers to write a…

Pin More not Less

I always use safety pins to baste my quilts – and always think there must be a better way.  Even with this nifty tool for closing those darn pins, its realllllly realllllly hard on my fingers.  Okay I know I’m a bit of a princess, but seriously if you have ever closed approximately 1.2 gazillion safety pins on a…

GRANNYcanQUILT…that’s me!

Hello, and welcome to my tiny piece of cyberspace. Lucky me, along with about 55 others, I’m part of the 2016 New Quilt Bloggers Blog Hop. We are hosted by Cheryl at Meadowmist Designs, Yvonne at Quilting Jetgirl, and Stephanie at Late Night Quilter. Way back in the spring,  our hosts divided us into smaller hives and…

3rd Quarter Finish-Along Link-up

Holy Cow. I don’t really have very many unfinished projects hanging around to link up for the 3rd quarter because I cleaned out my cupboards when I sent  a whole schwack  of tops off to “Quilts for Fort MacMurray” in late spring. But…I do have a couple of tops just barely started and one left over…

How to make Magic 8 HST

In picto-toot format, here is a very very simple tutorial on how to make 8 HST at a time!  I know, I know, its not new, its not different,  but it is still very exciting for those of us who are needing a nudge to do things differently from time to time. I love HSTs.  IMHO,…