Here is a list of all the postings Carol Dodge has made in our forums. Click on a thread name to jump to the thread.
|Thread: hug hearts|
Hi everyone. Lovely surprise this morning, a pack of hug hearts. Thank you so much. I have not been on here for quite a while. My father went in to hospital last October and only came out just before Christmas. During that time he had a urine infection, a heart attack and was diagnosed with Parkinsons. Being 91 years of age this has taken a great deal out of him. He is home now but with carers going in 4 times a day. He lives 2 - 3 hours away so has been very tiring for me backwards and forwards, life has been put on hold with regard to quilting etc. Thank you once again for the hearts they put a smile on my face. Sorry this post is so long. Carol D.
|Thread: Festival of Quilts 2019|
may be interested too please.
|Thread: Heirloom quilt|
The design of the quilt is done in blocks. The dupion is backed with fusible interfacing and bondaweb before using ornate stitches on sewing machine, which are then backed with calico and wadding and quilt as you go method is used. Would the fusible interfacing/bondaweb help stop the fraying?
Yes it is expensive. She does do a kit for it, still quite a bit, but I suppose a double quilt in cotton fabrics is not cheap. I just love the design, but don't know how difficult the silk dupion is to work on.
Hi all, Just wondering if anyone has attempted the Pauline Ineson heirloom quilt.
I have bought the book and very tempted to give it a go. It is done in silk dupion on a luxurious calico, looks amazing.
|Thread: Bags bags bags.|
Hi Brenda love the bags, found link but can't see free patterns. Am I missing something? Thanks
|Thread: Block challenge (non swap)|
Yes please Rosemary.
|Thread: Easter ATC|
What lovely cards so far everyone. Happy Easter.
Thank you Irene for my lovely Easter bunny. He is so sweet.
Glad you like it Irene.
Irene will be posting your ATC today. Hope you like it.
Yes Rosemary that is correct. Looking forward to seeing them all.
Hi Rosemary, no rules. I will probably Wright something like Happy Easter to ... love Carol. Completely free choice on front with Easter theme, just have fun.
So here are the partners for the Easter ATC swap. Hope you all enjoy. Let me know if I have missed anyone.
Beryl - Jayne.
Rosemary - Sandy
June - Myra
Fiona - Val
Maria - Claire
Irene - Carol (me)
Thanks Carol B. I think a lot of us enjoy doing them nice to have the occasional one to take part in.
I will post partners tomorrow. Will put names in a hat and draw out 2 at a time.
Hi all great response. So far I have
Rosemary, Jayne, Val, Fiona, Maria, Beryl, June, Sandy, Myra, Irene, Claire.
Anybody else want to join, before I allocate partners?
Let me know if I have missed any one.
I'm sure it won't be a problem Sandy. Great to have you all on board. Will post partners about 11th March to give people plenty of time.
|Thread: Show and Tell|
|Thread: Easter ATC|
June if you click on photos under my name and look in pp swaps you will see my examples of past ATC swaps. Hope this helps.
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