Year End – 2018

It is hard to believe that 2018 is coming to an end. This weekend Christmas decorations will be taken down and packed away until next December. Can you even believe that I’ve started organizing/gathering information for working on our Federal/State Income Taxes??

Camelia’s 2018 Quilt Retreat – My 2nd top finished in two days!

I thought I’d just add some notes about the past year.

Camelia’s 2018 Spring Quilt Retreat – I’m actually Sewing!!! Piecing a surprise.
  1. Attended 2 Quilt Retreats
  2. Went to one Quilt Show
  3. Made 3 Tops for Fabric Cafe from Donna’s newest book – Fast and Fun 3 Yard Quilts
  4. Made 12 Small Kennel Quilts for the Capital Quilts Cares Community Outreach Program
  5. Made 15 Small Scissors Cases for Camelia’s Spring Quilt Retreat Participants
  6. Made 12 Mug Rug/Name Tags for Camelia’s Spring Quilt Retreat
  7. Made 15 Luggage Tags/Name Tags for Camelia’s Fall Quilt Retreat (working on a Tutorial to post later)
  8. Made a Coloring Tote and 2 Christmas Mug Rugs, Fabric envelopes for Christmas Gift Cards
  9. Made a small tote bag to use with a walker while I was recuperating
  10. Started a number of projects – including 2 quilt tops, 1 wall hanging, 6 placemats
  11. Made various small projects – drawstring bags, pillowcases/travel pillowcases & zipper pouches
  12. Completed the Donation Quilt for Spirit Wind Ministries in Floyd, VA, to be Raffled off in support of their Christmas Retreat for families of Fallen Military (more on that later)
  13. Got to see our Grandson several times and had a nice vacation on the Outer Banks in North Carolina
  14. Completed Corral #1 & #2 of the Mary-Thon to be active 30 minutes, 5 days a week (each Corral was 26 weeks), as well as finishing 4 Challenges to do at least 1 mile per day for 26 days. I have registered for the 2019 Mary-Thon. If you are interested, it begins January 14th. Learn more about it Here.
1950 Centennial Featherweight is a great machine to take to Retreats – It has a nice straight stitch.

I haven’t blogged as much as I would have liked, but have made notes of a few blog facts.

Blog Statistics – Readers from 42 Countries

Well, that’s enough looking back, now is the time to start moving forward into 2019.

About Quiltmouse

I am retired. I love to quilt. I make charity quilts as well as quilts for my friends & family.
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1 Response to Year End – 2018

  1. You got a lot done in 2018.

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