Friday, March 29, 2013

Clubhouse Finale…

Yesterday you saw what Anne had accomplished on her 2 week hiatus…babysitting in Virginia!  Now let me show you what the rest of the crew was working on…and keep in mind we are down to about eight or nine members.  The Snowbirds are heading North…the gals from Alberta and Northern BC had to head home early as the massive snow that they received this year is now melting…flooding has become a major issue!

Winnipeg Doris was busy stitching these lovely blocks….  She had quite a stack by the end of the day.  This is going to be a quilt for her lucky DIL…P1220864

Kim was sewing these sweet little blocks from Primitive Gatherings fabric ‘Old Glory’ …


As I was lining up these adorable blocks we broke out into the American National Anthem…we couldn’t HELP it…they just make you want to be American!  Gwen had her own version to the song…being the only American standing that was alright!

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Yup…dang cute…and LOVE the fabric!

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Kim bought the kit from THE RED DOOR while at the Road to California.

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Kathy was busy putting the borders on to this wonderful table topper…


Siena was whipping up Rob Peter to Pay Paul blocks….


…using French General’s new line of fabric called, Chateau Rouge!  Gorgeous stuff!  That General KNOWS how to make great fabric!

Man, I love this quilt!!  Siena is making it for her mother…what a daughter!  Her mom is going to flip!


You NEED a close up to appreciate this fabric!


Gwen is working on her patriotic quilt…always with a smile on her face! 


Such sweet blocks…would you believe that Gwen is donating this patriotic quilt to her local veteran’s hospital!  What a kind and thoughtful thing to do…and that’s SEW Gwen!


Judy finished her ‘Dress Me Up Frosty’…and I DIDN’T get a picture of it!!  What was I THINKING??  I will have to take my camera over to Judy’s house and see if she hasn’t packed it…hmmm wonder if Judy has packed her iced coffee maker? :o)))

Anyway…Judy was prepping her first BOM from the RED DOOR…it’s Primitive Gathering’s newest pattern called ‘Warm Winter Blessings’ made with ‘Snowman Gatherings’ Fabric…probably the cutest fabric EVER made!!

All together… “Ahhhhhhhhh….”  


Seriously, I could never make this as a BOM as it’s just too darn cute…I would want to make all the blocks all at once!  But that doesn’t mean you can’t!  I bet Donna from the RED DOOR still has room in her class for YOU…


I mean REALLY…how can you say NO to that face?  (And YES, I bought the pattern while at Road to CA!!)


And last but certainly not least, Jan is putting the finishing touches on her Cowgirl bag…sew adorable!


Her grand-daughter is ‘into’ horses…even owns one!  Just look at the print…horses, saddles and barbed wire… with a touch of flowers on the pocket!  She is after all a cowGIRL!  Jan is now on the hunt for the perfect buttons to add a bit of bling…


Here’s the back!  Yup…I predict a squeal of delight when her GD receives this gift!! What a grandma!


So that’s it…another Clubhouse season finished!   I am going to miss all of these wonderful ladies…A finer group you will not find ANYWHERE!  Yup…it’s a sad time around THE SANDS at this time of year! 

BUT we DO have ONE MORE girls’ trip planned for today… to our BFF’s!!  JOANN is waiting for us…sent us a ton of coupons for our little outing!  Yeehaw!!  One more little roundup before we hit the trails!

Have a FUN Friday and Happy Quilting!~P


  1. Oh I love them all. I'm gonna have to check out the red door site SOON before there's no more room in the class! I feel sad too that we are going to have to wait till next year for all your adventures! Thanks for the journey!

  2. That French General fabric is gorgeous. Might have to get me some of that. Thanks for the Clubhouse quilt tour, going to miss those Wednesday sewing sessions.

  3. You guys have so much fun Paulette!!

    Everything is adorable..but I adore that Robbing Peter to Pay Paul quilt top....if her Mom doesn't want??????


  4. Smitten with star quilt! What size are those stars? I LOVE that pattern. Is it one you will be making?

  5. I am going to miss going on all your group road trips.. hope all have a safe journey home..

  6. Were the pieces for the Rob Peter to Pay Paul cut from the Accuquilt die cutter? Love the quilt and love your blog!

  7. Adore all the projects especially the stars....just love stars.

  8. So many beautiful quilts and I love sienna's quilt.


  9. What wonderful projects!! I can't believe it's time for you to leave already!! Thanks for sharing all that you do and have safe travels home! I hope you return to nice weather.

  10. Hey, check out The Painted Quilt blog they have a cut BOM to do starting Monday for five months. Enjoy Sally from Oregon

  11. Paulette,
    It was such a nice surprise to read you're post today,and see our star gatherings pattern and all lovely things you said about us and our BOM. Hope you have a safe trip home.

  12. Seems like the ladies spend their vacation time sewing their little hearts out. Those red, white, and blue stars caught my eye. I have always liked star designs.

    I wonder if the rv park because a ghost town in the summer. Must be very hot there.