Road 2 California Quilter’s Conference

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

SAN DIEGO IN A DAY: San Diego zoo and the San Diego quilt show!

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!

Baby quilt : Machine quilting DONE!!

Woo-hoo!! My very first machine quilted quilt DONE! πŸ™‚ 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!!

Pink/Blue Table Runner by Jordan Fabrics

I finally finished and mailed off the last of my dozen freebie soft children’s books today! πŸ™‚ (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

My Introduction to the world!

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! πŸ™‚ I hope that in sharing my crafting experiences, struggles and adventures, IΒ 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!