Showing posts from January, 2020

Now Boarding - Clue #3 of Grand Central Mystery!

Now boarding Clue #3 of Grand Central Mystery Quilt Series! Today, we are going to talk through a couple updates on Grand Central and I will walk you through Clue #3. First, I need to share some sad news.  Several of you know why I've been so quiet this week on social media, but for those that don't, we had to say goodbye to our Hunter last weekend.   Hunter just turned 9, b ut was diagnosed with Degenerative Myelopath y 18 months ago.  DM is a  progressive disease of the spinal cord.  It begins with a loss of coordination in the hind limbs. They start to wobble when walking, knuckle over or drag their feet.   We noticed this and took him in for DNA testing.   We were saddened with the news, they told us he would probably have 6 months to 1 year before he would become a paraplegic.  Steve and I were determined to make sure he had as full of a life as possible.   As the disease progresses, his limbs became weak and he was unable to stand or walk. So, about 11 months ag

Grand Central Clue #2!

Are you ready for Clue #2?  Thank you  to all of you who have joined me on this great Mystery Series.  Last week we had 977 unique download s!!!  I'm just blown away.  I promise you are going to love Grand Central!  If you are on Facebook, remember you can join the Grand Central Quilt Mystery Group.  You will need to answer the questions to be admitted. Join Here:   Grand Central Quilt Mystery Group Before we get started on Clue #2, I wanted to give a shout out to my fabulous Cabin Fever Retreaters .  We are missing a couple in the photo, but we had a great time last weekend. So much progress was made on Starflower Surprise, Retreat, Majesty, Periwinkle, and some UFO- Moonlight Garden, Summer Star, Amusement!  Great times. Registration for Cabin Fever 2021 is now open , you can get the details and registration forms on my  Retreat page .  Note: We will be selecting projects in a couple of months.  The majority vote, of those registered at that time, will determine the projec

Grand Central Mystery Quilt Series- All Aboard - Clue #1

Are you ready!  It is time to jump aboard the Grand Central Mystery Quilt Series! Today, I'm releasing Clue #1! I have to tell you, all week and especially as I'm loading the car to head over to set up my Cabin Fever Retreat, that starts today, in Southbury, CT... I've been thinking I must be crazy kicking this off today, but oh well, I can be Wonder Woman today.   So, if this is your first Quilt Mystery with me, here is what you need to know: Each week I announce my Clues in my newsletter, so make sure you are subscribing to my newsletter ( ) and add my email to your contact list so it doesn't end up in your spam or junk file. A link in the newsletter will tak you here to my Blog, where I will give pictorials, each week there is a new technique, plus tips and tricks. In the overview/pictorial in this Blog, you will see that the exact measurements, cuts, etc will be in the download.  You will need to look for the word

Are you ready for Grand Central Mystery Quilt Series?

Are you ready for Grand Central Mystery Quilt Series?  Clue # 1 will be revealed in just 5 days!   That's right, it starts on January 17th!