Geoff's Mom Blog

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Quilt St. George is Happening!!!!


Lisa Bongean
of Primitive Gatherings is coming to Quilt St. George to teach! 



Gloria Parsons and Vicky Iannucci
of Olde Green Cupboard Designs


Local Instructors:

Shannon White
Flora A. Gillman
Paula McKinlay
Bonnie Miles
Sandra Starley
Krisanne Watkins
Lynette Bingham
Sandra Mack



Ok... so now you know what I have been busy doing...planning a fun retreat! I moved to a new house in July, lost 100 lbs in weight, and been traveling to various places. 
Life is good!

Thursday, July 14, 2016

Harvest Mystery Quilt Blog Hop!!!

Well it is Week #5 and my turn to show you my new Autumn Leaves block.

I enjoy piecing and wool applique so I decided to combine each in my block. I hope you enjoy making it. 

Click below for the pattern:
Autumn Leaves Pattern

Click below for the kit:
Autumn Leaves Kit


I've been in southern California this week sewing with my girlfriends! It has been such a blast!
I will be driving back to St. George, Utah on Saturday.. so orders will be shipped on Monday.
I have seen a few of the blocks coming your way... I can tell you they are wonderful!!!

Make sure that you get all your blocks!
 I'm enjoying following along too.

Week 6, July 22 – Kathi and Taylor, The Cottage at Cardiff Farms
Week 7 July 29 – Kathy Campbell, Heart to Hand
Week 8, August 5 – Shawn York, Rusty Crow Quilt Shop
Week 9, August 12 – Debbie Busby, Wooden Spool Designs
Week 10, August 19 – Gloria Parsons, Olde Green Cupboard Designs
Week 11, August 26 – Linda and Donna, My Red Door Designs
Week 12, September 2 – Finishing Instructions from Farmhouse Threads

http://farmhousethreads.blogspot.com

Well... I am going to try very hard to check in here more often!  Life is good and I know friends I need to blog more!!!
I'll try and share some pictures of my new house next time.

Life is great!
Enjoy your day!


Saturday, June 4, 2016

What's been happening here?



Hi Friends!

Spring Market came and went.. we had a great time visiting with old and some new friends! 

I've been busy since arriving home. I have been making kits for 

"Table Conversations" 

Watch the website if you would like to place an order. 

I'm also trying to kit "With Liberty and Justice for All"  but I'm waiting on some fabric. Hopefully it will arrive soon and I can finish up these great quilt kits!





Farmhouse Threads is having another Blog Hop! You will not want to miss out on this one!!!

It will be Harvest blocks!
 Autumn pumpkins and all things Fall! Don't you just love the Fall?
My block is finished and I'm getting it written and making kits! (for once I'm early..lol)


Week 1, June 17 – Rhonda McCray, Farmhouse Threads
Week 2, June 24Jeni Gaston, Woolen Willow Designs
Week 3, July 1 Lisa Bongean, Primitive Gatherings
Week 4, July 8 – Joan Grenke, Bits and Pieces by Joan
Week 5, July 15 – Joyce Weeks, Geoff’s Mom Pattern Co.
Week 6, July 22 – Kathi and Taylor, The Cottage at Cardiff Farms
Week 7 July 29 – Kathy Campbell, Heart to Hand
Week 8, August 5 – Shawn York, Rusty Crow Quilt Shop
Week 9, August 12 – Debbie Busby, Wooden Spool Designs
Week 10, August 19 – Gloria Parsons, Olde Green Cupboard Designs
Week 11, August 26 – Linda and Donna, My Red Door Designs
Week 12, September 2 – Finishing Instructions from Farmhouse Threads


Oh.. not that I let any grass grow under my feet... I bought The Quilt St. George Retreat! 
SAVE THE DATE:  August 29, 30, 31, 2017 
I'm changing up the retreat and it's going to be a blast. Lots of sewing time with friends! Make N Takes.. Basket weaving.. Quilt classes. Prizes! 

One more thing happening in my life... I bought a new house last weekend.. more room for a studio and guests! Woo Hoo!

Life is good! 
I'm happy! 
Make it a great day!