The last of the family that had been visiting with us pulled out for
South Texas Tuesday. I fulfilled some commitments on Wednesday and we hauled out to the ranch for some
down time Thursday night prior to more company arriving later today.
While there I put my retreat quilt on the frame and quilted it using a pantograph from Urban Elementz called Denise’s Spirals. It worked up quickly except when I blinked at the wrong moment and caught myself switching directions and retracing lines that had already been stitched. I think fatigue must have been getting the best of me. I had not had an opportunity to use my quilter since June, so I was pretty rusty. The quilt is now ready for the addition of binding and a label.
We woke up this morning to a very novel sight for
The temps were above freezing, so nothing lasted for long, but it was
fun to watch.