21
Feb
17

Blocks 14 & 15 Triangle Gatherings

Morning to All…I’m up early to get all my stuff together to go to VA today…”Little Man” has been with me the last couple of days so not much “work” getting done…but that’s the way it is…so before he wakes I thought I would shoot you a couple of blocks…yes two..just in case I get too busy this week teaching…Also yesterday we baked cookies…Nick’s favorite…Self Frosting Oatmeal Cookies….RECIPE…  easy to make also!img_0034img_0036

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“Little Man”…loving the tub…notice he had to have his cookie there too!

block-14img_9967block-15 Click here to print both blocks:     block-15          block-14

img_9968I can’t wait to see some of you in sunny 70 degree Hampton, VA this weekend…and the rest of you we will stay in touch here…Have a good week…and remember to keep posting on FB and IG!

Anchor Point…hopefully will be clear of it’s ice when I return….img_9960

17
Feb
17

Block 13 Triangle Gatherings

block-13 Happy Friday!!!                                       Click here to print block-13

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17
Feb
17

Teaching in Utah this summer!!!

I am getting ready to leave for Hampton VA early next week and can’t wait to have a bunch of fun in my classes and while I was thinking about this…it occurred  to me I didn’t post this flyer promoting my friend Joyce’s big retreat in St.George UT this summer…

You know I like to give you a heads up on what is coming and when we can finally hang out or hang out again if we have already!!!  This retreat will be tons of fun with a variety of teachers and some things being taught that go along with our quilting/stitching!

So call Joyce and come have some fun!!! You deserve it!

 

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15
Feb
17

Prizes

Here are the prizes for the 6 winners for the first 10 blocks for Triangle Gatherings Stitch Along….Congratulations to all who won… you may win next time if you didn’t this time…Winners look for your prizes soon… wonder which one you will get…

15
Feb
17

Questions…

Ok…so I know some of you are new to this stitch-along sorta thing…but here is the info again…

If you want to sign up for the blog posts- this will be emailed to you…you go to the blog

lisabongean.com and on the side bar on the right…look for this… img_9933

See where it says…you are following this blog…If I wasn’t it should say…sign up and you would enter your email here…This is on the blog…it is easier to find this on the computer than your phone…

now also some of you are asking about blocks you cannot find…they are also on the blog…lisabongean.com run through the posts…

you may need to look through a few posts…where by the way  there is a lot of info…block 11 was posted with the winners for block 10…img_9934

Some of you are asking about starching still…again…it is all in the blog posts…There is also a search button on the side bar too…this will help you find certain things… not all the info is on Facebook…

If you are not sure if you are signed up for the blog…or you have but have not received the emails…I can sign you up…but you still have to accept when it sends you an email back…please send me your email…in the comment section here…

 

Just to clear up another question…I know Jess just posted about the block heads BOW starting in March 8…moda2017blockheadsthumbThere is no place to sign up it is FREE…except to make sure you are following each of the designer blogs that were listed on the original post…again on my blog…search blockheads and it will show up..  If you want to purchase our fabrics which we most certainly appreciate you can do so at each designers blog as well…hope this helps…

Jess also told be about a heated discussion on one of the FB groups/posts….This kind of behavior will not be tolerated and you will be removed/unfriended if it continues…Quilting is about fun…there is no fun in snide comments.

So back to the fun….I’m still looking forward to seeing your Magic of Christmas blocks!!!img_9939

Look at this beauty!!! I know some of you are not on IG so just wanted to share this quilt with you!!! Can’t wait to see a bunch of quilting in those spaces…make sure you are still posting your blocks/finishing tops/quilts  in FB as well and IG!!!

Have a good day!!! I am picking fabrics for one of my fabric lines…Needle & Thread Gatherings!!! Wish I could show you they are wonderful!!!…LB

15
Feb
17

Block 12 Triangle Gatherings

I hope you all had a wonderful Valentines Day…I purposely did not post yesterday because I wanted you to enjoy the day…without thinking you had to make this block the minute it came out…lol…but here is it now…
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Nick always goes a little overboard…he knows he should only buy me grocery store flowers unless I can plant them in the ground!!! But like a man…he ignores me…

img_9925-2We had a great day stitching yesterday  at my WI Sit & Sew….we only have a few more spots open and we will be full, we have 7 more sessions left for the year..contact me if you’d like to join us!!….I baked for everyone….warehouse girls…shop girls…and made White Chicken Chili for lunch…we had a wonderful day…here’s the what Amy and I baked on Monday…fullsizerender

10
Feb
17

Our Winners for the first 10 blocks are…

Ok…I lied…I said I was going to pick 3 winners…I picked 6!  You’ll see why…

I randomly spun through and when it lands it lands and that is the winner if that category has not been won yet…

The winners are…

First time posting!!! Yay!!! there were a bunch of you…I appreciate it…see it isn’t bad…see how many new friends you have??? 2″ blocks Barbara…you will be a quilting wizard when this thing is all done!!!

img_9877And then the next…” In progress”…img_9878Kathleen…look at how nice your blocks are turning out??? They are going to be fabulous…I hope to see you in the “caught up” group next time…

Then there is the “All caught up group”…Lynn Lahr…we love your blocks…

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Ok…then there was this sweety..Pamela…thanks for swallowing your pride and admitting that you didn’t start yet but had the guts to post it!!!

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Next….I had to give this gal a prize for thinking ahead….she’s already thinking/planning/worried about what she’s going to do with these blocks and we have 80 more to go!!! Beth…is making more HST’s see this little pinwheels???? We all are loving it!!! I am especially fond of the black.img_9879

Last but surely not least….I picked someone from Instagram…because I forgot to include the IG peeps…so how can we not give someone who has done both versions of the 10 blocks!!! Awesome Awesome Awesome blocks!!!img_9880

Now since I could not control myself and picked 6 winners instead of 3 I will show you your prizes on Monday…but please…FB message me your details to send your prize on its way to you…if you don’t FB you can email Amy here…ahoefler@new.rr.com  she is the prize controller…and will get them into the mail to you…

Congrats to the winners and there will be plenty of opportunities to win more prizes so mush on with all those blocks….I love that you are liking and commenting on everyone’s blocks…and I am also happy to announce we have 951 members…only 49 more to go to 1000 and maybe that can be an extra celebration!!Happy Stitching!!!

wait…I bet you all want another block…block-11

Click for printable version block-11

I’m getting old…made this one twice….forgot I made it already!!! So what!!!…it’s going in the quilt…Have a great weekend Y’all…LB
Lisa Bongean




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