Just One More Thing


A week or so before Christmas, Facebook threw a page I might like on my news feed.  It was a quilting page, over five thousand members.  Silly me, I liked the page and now see great quilt projects a dozen times daily.  There are some beautiful quilt pictures posted that really get the creative juices flowing.  Boxing Day a member posted the first step of a Mystery Quilt.  I wasn’t really interested until people started posting pictures of their fabric selections, finished blocks and I went snooping around the quilt stash at the church.  A confluence of temptations.  Needless to say, I have completed the first step and cut the pieces for the second.  And, wouldn’t you know it, my sewing machine decided it needs maintenance.  Which sucks because the closest technician is an hour away.  I just might have to take a road trip tomorrow.

DSC_0305The floral fabric is older.  There were two 36″ bolts of it in the church stash.  I have no other clues as to its age.  The blue batik was something I had bought thinking it would work with another project I had already purchased fabric for.  It didn’t.  The white is a bit stark, a pale orange or pastle pink probably would have worked better for the light background, but both those colours are not prominent in my stash, I care for neither.

I think I presently have well over a dozen projects at various stages of production.  Another one won’t make any difference!

Daniel 2:19  Then the mystery was revealed to Daniel in a vision of the night, and Daniel blessed the God of heaven.