Help Needed!

Help me brainstorm!

What upbeat song would prompt quilters to “shake their booty?”

Can you name a game or suggest an activity that we could play at a quilt guild meeting? (Not 50/50, but something fun that gets people moving around the room meeting new people)

Our meeting theme in February is “Pajama Party,” so we’re looking for fun things to do… and are very open to suggestions!


Stormie and I have been busy quilting on our Feathered Stars quilt. Here are some pictures of our progress thus far.

Jan 28.2013A One of the corners… Here you see only the diagonal lines going one way.  After the entire quilt has these lines going one way, they will be crossed in the other direction, creating one-inch squares in the background. 

Once that is accomplished, each square will then be dissected creating half-inch squares.

The feathered stars have quilting in the ditch in the feathered area.

Jan 28.2013C Another view.
Jan 28.2013D And yet another.
If you click on the photos, the picture should enlarge on your screen.
Sometimes one of us gets bored and needs a diversion from quilting.  We won’t name names.

A squirrel on the hanging bird feeder outside the living room window.  It instantly becomes a SQUIRREL feeder.

Below, the view from Mom’s leather chair where “we” quilt.

12.27.2013B 12.27.2013C