As some of you may know, Road 2 CA is “The Best in the West”! After I heard that, there was no doubt that I was going to be attending that quilt show/ quilters conference in Ontario!! Before I get into my exciting Road 2 CA blogpost, I want to officially announce that I am working for Eleanor Burns and Quilt in a Day. Many … Continue reading Road 2 California Quilter’s Conference
Remember my post about wanting to do what makes me happy, “life before his eyes-my ponderings…” ? Well I finally acted on doing what makes me happy; I took a last minute trip to the beautiful San Diego!! Due to me being the main factor in this household running smoothly, I couldn’t be gone too long; I managed to run through the San Diego zoo … Continue reading SAN DIEGO IN A DAY: San Diego zoo and the San Diego quilt show!
Woo-hoo!! My very first machine quilted quilt DONE! 🙂 I took the easy route and quilted diagonal lines across the whole thing, I’m very happy with the end result! After I basted this quilt (you can read about that here) , I had initially wanted to hand quilt it. I was doing a simple X, from corner to corner, in each square. But with many … Continue reading Baby quilt : Machine quilting DONE!!
I finally finished and mailed off the last of my dozen freebie soft children’s books today! 🙂 (Thanks again for reading and following my blog, don’t forget to enter for a chance to win one of five cross stitch kits here) It took a while for me to work on the books, organize my crafty room, care for my new vegetable garden( that’s now threatening … Continue reading Pink/Blue Table Runner by Jordan Fabrics
Since getting my crafty room up and running, I’ve been so busy! 🙂 a good busy and I just ABSOLUTELY LOVE IT! I’m so grateful to have such a supportive family, as well as friends and new fellow bloggers and quilters! Thank you everyone for a nice welcome and positive feedback; I really appreciate it! I’ve been thinking up so many new projects and with … Continue reading What I’ve been doing in my new hideaway and future posts!
I am very sorry for the delay in my blogging, I have so many things in mind to post and so many things to work on and so little time!! Does anyone else struggle with keeping up with all of your projects AND blogging AND running a household or working or school?!? I thought I would take a minute from my hectic day to post … Continue reading My blogging delay..
Hello everyone and welcome to Ray’s Sew Crafty! This introduction is long overdue, but at last, IT’S HERE! I’m beyond excited to start my own blog! 🙂 I hope that in sharing my crafting experiences, struggles and adventures, I help out at least one person in their crafting journey. My name’s Diana and this is my little baby Ray! We are inseparable, we craft together, sleep … Continue reading My Introduction to the world!