Author Archives: Maureen

Blue Stars for January’s Rainbow Scrap Challenge

I’ve started to notice a pattern in my work in that a lot of my projects are stars in one form or another.  I make many other types of designs, but stars are always a favorite of mine, so many … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

I can’t believe it’s January already!  Hope everyone enjoyed the holidays.  They sure did go by fast!  I tend to work a lot between Halloween and New Year as my company’s fiscal year ends December 31st and this year was … Continue reading

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A Road Trip to the New England Quilt Museum

Although I didn’t get a lot of actual sewing done this week, much of my time has involved quilt related things. My husband and I took a road trip to Boston and wonderful guy that he is, agreed to a … Continue reading

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Ten Tiny Stars Stitched Together

I haven’t done as much sewing as I hoped this weekend.  But it was for good reasons.  I went out Friday night after work with some old friends and had a great time and then Saturday and Sunday nights were … Continue reading

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It’s a Halloween EPP Blog Hop!

This week I’m excited to particpate in Diane Gilleland’s Halloween EPP blog hop. Diane told us that any Halloween EPP project was fine.  I’ve been working with diamonds, hexagons, pentagons and triangles lately so I wanted to try something different. … Continue reading

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56 Star Blocks are Finished!

After a busy week, this has turned out to be one of these rare weekends when I don’t have to do anything or be anywhere.  There’s a cold going thorough our house and I took the opportunity to rest and … Continue reading

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Slowly Stitching Stars as Summer Comes to an End

I’ve been spending as much time as possible outside enjoying the last of summer, which has been wonderful.  That of course meant not so much time sewing or on the computer.  But that’s OK once in a while.  It will … Continue reading

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Savoring These Last Few Days of Summer

I was lucky enough to be able to take a few days off from work last week and relax.  We didn’t travel anywhere.  Just went to the beach (we’ve had gorgeous weather for end of summer), did a few things … Continue reading

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Stitching the Star Blocks Together!

I’m finally at that point in this quilt where I’ve started sewing the star hexagon blocks together.  Yay!  I laid them out on the sofa Sunday and took a couple of photos.  I’m working in sections that are one or … Continue reading

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Monday Star Count – August 10, 2015

After not doing much EPP last week, I got back to it today. I got organized last night and started stitching them together on the train to work and then again on my lunch hour.  Most days, I just don’t … Continue reading

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