Monday Musings and ToDo Tuesday 4/24/23

by | Apr 24, 2023 | 9 comments

It’s been a busy week here. How’s your week been? Did you get your goals completed last week? I didn’t do as well as I had wanted, but did get a bit done.

For the week of 4/17 – 4/23/23:

  1. Work on Island Batik May Blog Hop project – ✔ DONE. Here are a couple of photos of the Studio 180 Design Tool, Corner Pop I am using for these two fabrics.
  1. Say what? Sew it, Say it Blog Hop – Thursday is my day! ✔ DONE Despite being late due to our internet cable getting cut, I made it and you can read that post here.

  1. Sew Day Wednesday – working on Amish with a Twist V Quilt. ✔ DONE I was able to get eight blocks for my May IB Challenge completed. Also, I completed part of Block 3 of Amish With a Twist.
  2. Hopefully stitch another house block for the Rainbow Neighbourhood Quilt Along. Not done!
  3. Finish the Barn Sweet Barn cross stitch, and maybe get it mounted? We’ll see! ✔ DONE Stitching is finished but the mounting has not been completed. I have to get some paint for my barn!!
  1. Straighten up the sewing room a bit. ✔ DONE

For the week of 4/24 – 5/1/23:

  1. Finish Block 3 of Amish With a Twist at Sew Day maybe?
  2. Work on May IB Challenge.
  3. Work on houses for Rainbow Neighbourhood Quilt Along.
  4. Begin cutting out F/W IB catalog quilt.

Here is a recap of our quilty friends’ shares from last week.

Now what have you been musing on this week? Please share!

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  1. Melisa- Pinker n Punkin Quilting

    You have another busy week planned. I look forward to seeing the new house block . I know it will be as cute as a button. Have a great week, Brenda. Happy quilting.

  2. davemelvanolan

    What a great week! Thanks for joining Sew & Tell and for the chance to share in your linky party. 🙂

  3. Bonnie in Va

    I think you had a great week. I need to take a look at all the IB blogs for the Studio 180 designs. I have quite a few of them, ok lots of them. Which I use off and on. And I know I have the Corner Pop which I’ve hardly ever used.

  4. Kathleen McCormick

    You had a good week. I love the hints of your project….and hope you have a very good week!

  5. Nancy @ Grace and Peace Quilting

    Your cross-stitch is stunning!!!

    • Carol Andrews

      Hi Brenda. I’m amazed at how much you got done again this week. I loved seeing the photos of your projects. Thank you for hosting Monday Musings and for linking with To Do Tuesday

  6. texasquiltgal

    That barn cross stitch is adorable! Your week was very productive – nice work!

  7. Preeti Harris

    You have had a productive week, Brenda. I also worked on my May project for the IB challenge and blog hop. Almost done. Only binding remains. I am looking forward to your project. Have a sew wonderful week.


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