Time for snowmen!

Now this is the type of snow i’m talking about .. the entries are in and posted – Vote for your favourite … I did .. a little snow birdie told me that next week’s contest is bargello .. hmmm .. // wheels start to spin

can i find my sewing room in enough time get a top done??

Grab yourself a cup of coffee (or two) and browse this week’s gorgeous Snowmen quilts for this week’s themed quilt contest. Thanks to everyone that has entered and shared their beautiful creations with us.

click here for more and to vote ….

2010 in review

W‘OW I’m truly humbled. I wasn’t able to post a stitch about quilting in 2010 as my time management skills with my job are truly lacking .. i am hoping to change that this year, but wow .. some of my posts are ‘legacy’ material :O  Thank you everyone that visited me, gave me your comments, suggestions and encouragement .. seeing these numbers rather makes a person think ..


Rec’d from wordpress 😉

The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health:

Healthy blog!

The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads This blog is on fire!.

Crunchy numbers

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A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 4,500 times in 2010. That’s about 11 full 747s.

In 2010, there was 1 new post, growing the total archive of this blog to 350 posts.

The busiest day of the year was September 10th with 256 views. The most popular post that day was Printing on Tissue Paper.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were mail.yahoo.com, fabricmom.com, quiltinggallery.com, quiltqua.com, and taras-knits.blogspot.com.

Some visitors came searching, mostly for how to print on tissue paper, printing on tissue paper, print on tissue paper, flannel quilt backing, and hanging sleeve for quilts.

Attractions in 2010

These are the posts and pages that got the most views in 2010.


Printing on Tissue Paper March 2009


Using Flannel Backing October 2008


Tissue Paper Quilt Marking March 2009


Tessellating Tiles November 2008


Sleeve Tutorial September 2008