We prevailed, thankfully, complete with giggles, laughs, food, fabric, and fun.
It was also great catchin up with other quilters, and meeting new people. Lisa and I met some folks from Canada, as they were our suite mates. Soo college...lol.
We got pinned by this woman, who makes this things....from recycled material and has been handing them out for over 30 years. We are in...smiles lol.
Came home...and back to the grind. But just finished stitching the top together.
I got fractured... See the lovely pictures below... And for more pictures and a video of our class. Go to bumblebeansinc.blogspot and helennoblog.blogspot.
And for next year, I shall be back again.. as my dear Victoria (Bumblebeansinc) will be teaching. So be sure to go sign up for classes! She will have a two day 15 Minutes Play Improv class, and a three day, LeMoyne Star Improv class.(July 2014) Sign up for their newsletter to get connected! The classes fill fast, and they use a lottery system, so you have to get your sign ups in, and hope you get the class you want... All the classes are great so come join us next year at http://www.quiltingbythelake.com.
Our pilot for the trip.
And what would stitching be without cocktails.. Dorm style lol.
Our lovely teacher Kathy.
Work work work.
I got pinned... ;-)
51 out 56 done.. Last 5 already cut and partially stitched..woo hoo because lord knows I won't finish the blocks at home lol
Lisa's is great. Love the black an white. And she was almost done.
And the queen stitcher has this gorgeous orange and blue top. Rest assured she is not finished with it, there is more to come...
And I love all the fabric in Helen's.. So wonderful...
Trouble makers.. I had no idea she was behind me lol.
Oh so blessed to have a stitching good time...
And another of the top put together