"I picked up my box too. Have a couple items already in it. I was going to go ahead and wrap as I went but then decided to wait to wrap anything- in case I decide on something different/ better as the year goes by. I’m going to try to do the…"
"I love this swap every year- one of my all time favorite activities. When I receive my secret questionnaire I tape it to the book shelf next to my sewing table so it doesn’t get lost but also so I can read it regularly .
Come join the fun as we prepare Secret Santa packages throughout the year. There will be tutorials for gift ideas, Kathy's "impossible missions" with prizes, lots of discussions to try and guess who your Secret Santa might be, and to drop hints for gifts to your Secret Santa.See More
"I got to open my gift today! Wow! So wonderful! Thank you so very much Ruth Ann- I love everything. Even the Santa embroidery you are disappointed with- it may not be what you expected but it is still quite cute. I will turn it into something.…"
"I received a package today - I believe from Ruth Ann. I won’t be able to open it until Saturday— I’m so excited! Thank you so much. I will take pictures and share my ( bounty) after I get to open it. "
"Mary, no apologies are necessary, we all know that things happen. Your situation certainly makes things challenging and stressful- we do not want to add to that stress. Unfinished? it’s ok, late? That’s ok too....our hearts, thoughts and…"
"I am so greatful for the opportunity to share & participate with this group each year. We never know what each year is going to ( throw at us) so many things unexpectedly happen in that 365 days each year.
Theres been good, great,…"
"I have to agree with Linda, I would rather it be finished, with the overwhelming stack of UFOs already it would probably just land on the pile to maybe someday be finished. Machine quilting to finish would be fine or an iou. I’ve combined hand…"
Tell us about yourself—as much or as little as you like.
I've been sewing for about 45 years (started in 4-H when i was 8) made my first quilt in 1976, made small quilts off & on over the years- became avid about 12 years ago- started quilting for others 10 years ago. I live in Northern Michigan with my husband & a large white cat. I have 3 children & 2 beautiful granddaughters.
How many quilts have you made?
Do you want to make quilts, or simply enjoy them?
I even quilt in my sleep i am so fond of creating quilts!