Posts in : December 2012 - Color Girl Quilts by Sharon McConnell

  • Dec
    31

    Finish it up, 2012!


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    With this post, I am joining the throngs of quilt bloggers doing a wee bit of 2012 look-back. I’ll spare you the first 265 days and just do the…. Sew here is the progress on my list: 1. finish binding my “reflections” quilt and publish pattern: DONE! WAHOO. 2. get circus quilt quilted: DONE! WAHOO. […]

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  • Dec
    30

    A Pretty Great Saturday


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    We have had quite a bit of snow in Central Ohio the last few days. It was much too daunting to pack up the boys for our usual Saturday outing to the gym, quilt shop and pet store, so we stayed in and had a Pretty Great Saturday. The setting: my kitchen table (teeheehee, my […]

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  • Dec
    26

    Winter Wonderland


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    Fabrics, My first attempt at word-y piecing and FMQ Making Pillowcases And Flowers….. Poinsettias: one of the best parts of Christmas Wishing you a creative, joyful and blessed New Year! Sharon

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  • Dec
    22

    Let There Be Peace on Earth


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    In memory of the children and heroic teachers laid to rest this week; For all who are touched by violence across the world; For all who sacrifice in the name of peace and protection of innocence, I pray, Let there be peace on earth and let it begin with me. Let there be peace on […]

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  • Dec
    19

    Simply Color: palette play


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    I have thought of almost nothing but quilting since returning from Quilt Camp last week! amazing how a little inspiration and good company (and lots of sewing) can get you fired up. Unfortunately, I haven’t had too much time, what with a certain big holiday coming up! but I did get out my Simply Color […]

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  • Dec
    15

    Santa Shenanigans


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    My boys First of all, the winner of my blog hop giveaway is…..Eileen!  #51. I have sent you an email and will mail your fabric prize when I get your shipping information. Thanks to all the visitors, I enjoyed  the participation, so many ideas for two color combos! My personal favorite is Blue and Orange….or […]

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  • Dec
    12

    Flying Colors! a finish


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    Bikini Bottoms quilt top I am back from a fabulous weekend at quilt camp! Remember when I showed you my “before” pictures last week? here is the “after”. I finally finished my Bikini Bottoms top! I am so excited about how it turned out, definitely glad I decided to add that edging. we had a […]

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  • Dec
    09

    Blog Party Giveaway!


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    Welcome blog hoppers!If this is the first time you have stopped by, I hope you will poke around a bit. This is a party to celebrate Quilting Gallery’s fifth birthday. This month, on Christmas Day, I will also be celebrating my blog’s fifth month! The party favor I want to send home with one of […]

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  • Dec
    06

    Before and After


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    Okay, I am so excited!  tomorrow I am heading off to Quilt Camp in Michigan with Jenny from In Color Order, Faith of Fresh Lemons and hosted by Pink Castle Fabrics. How fun is that?leaving the boys with parents-in-law and hitting the road for a weekend of quilt shops (along the drive up) and sewing, […]

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  • Dec
    03

    A big finish!


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    My Fans! Hi, there! Hope everyone had a great weekend. I am super excited to show you my finished fan quilt top!Those borders were a bear and slowed me down a bit, but so worth it, I love it. I have wanted to do a border like this on a quilt for a long time. […]

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