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08 June 2010


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Sorry to hear about your uncle Penny. I hope your family has a wonderful memorial service for him.

I love your quilt -- that hand stitching is the perfect addition!

shelia fisher

So sorry to hear about your uncle.
You are making me feel like handstitching too...can't wait to see it finished!


Dear Penny,

Please send some of your mad sewing skillz to Bedford, TX.



I am so sorry to hear about your uncle. It will be good to take a break during this time.

I do love your stitching...I am sure it is a good therapy.


Many condolences on the death of your uncle.

Your stitching and quilt look great!

Michele C



I had that same a-ha moment with the knots. :)

May your family be filled with peace during this time. :(


Penny, very sorry to hear of your loss. Sending lots of thoughts your way!

Glad to see you are finding the stitching therapeutic! It really is a lovely book. Your stitching project looks lovely - I love the red and white gingham.


I love it. Must try hand quilting.


Very neat stiching!.....I'm sure ot will look fab when it's done!


Gorgeous! So simple but the quilting makes it just stunning :)

So sorry about your uncle... my condolences to you and your family.

kristine hanson

Your stitching is awesome!

Sorry about your Uncle, I lost my favorite Uncle 18 months ago, still hurts :) Take care.


Hi, Penny... I'm sorry to hear about your uncle... The quilt looks adorable and I can't wait to see it finished :)))


Sorry to hear about your Uncle. You deserve a little break. We'll be here waiting for you. Hugs!


I love your stitching. It looks wonderful.

I'm sorry about the loss of your uncle. I will say a little prayer for you.

Jody Blue

Sorry to hear of your loss.
The hand quilting is sweet! Very cute quilt.


So sorry for your loss!

The quilting on this is beautiful. Thanks for the links to burying the knot!


My condolences on the loss of your uncle! And beautiful stitching!


Gorgeous! Love your quilting choice...it adds so much interest and love :)


So sorry to hear about your uncle.

Hand stitching can be very relaxing and yours looks great:)
I was in Denver last week enjoying your nice dry air!


I love love love this. I ordered the book. I want to do this. So much, but time hurts me. Take the time off you need.

Kelly B.

So sorry to hear about your uncle!

This hand stitching is awesome by the way!


Look at all those even little stitches. Very impressive especially since I feel like you just finished this top!

I'm sending condolences for you and your family...


so sorry to hear about your uncle.

peace to you friend.


so sorry about your uncle.

your stitching looks perfect.

Kaye Prince

Hi Penny, I am sorry to hear about the passing of your uncle - take as much time as you need (we'll miss you of course).

Love the hand stitching on your picnic quilt! I've really got to start doing some more hand quilting - it always looks so lovely!


This looks so sweet! Glad to hear you enjoyed the hand stitching. It's fun, isn't it?

Very sorry to hear about your Uncle. See you when you return from your break.


So sorry to hear about your uncle Penny! I hope you have a safe trip.

Love the quilt..the hand stitching is gorgeous!


awesome detail!

and, I'm sorry to hear about your uncle :(

Machen und Tun

wow, your stiching looks awesome! and i am really a sucker for a cute gingham - so pretty..
sorry about your loss, though.


I am sorry for your loss. I hope that your break will be healing for you and full of loving memories.
Best wishes always,


So fresh and pretty! Prayers for the grieving family, see you when you get back!


Such a pretty quilt! It cries out for a loaf of bread, a wedge of cheese and a nice bottle of white wine.

Dorien Ruben

I love the hand stitching.. It really makes the thing better!

Mom Wald

Hand stitching is addictive, this is only the beginning!

Fabulous quilt!


Penny, I'm so sorry about your uncle. You deserve the break. We'll miss you. Praying for your family...


You know I love this quilt! And my thoughts and prayers are with you.


So sorry to hear about your uncle.

If you like the Japanese bag,go to www.ravelry.com and click on people. Type in Phyll (Phyll Lagerman) and take a look at her girlfriend market bag. I made it, and it is soooo good looking AND the directions are in English.

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