Before graduation I finished a plethora of bee blocks, serendipitously all star-related. The celebrations got a bit in the way of sewing as I had to pack up my sewing machine and related paraphernalia to accommodate my parents, brother, and nieces in our apartment for a couple weeks, but I did do some hand stitching while camping with Dave's parents earlier in the month. I made great strides on my (still nameless) Color Affection shawl and a hexie sewing machine bee block while in the great outdoors, but they didn't get finished until I flipped to July on the calendar. One small project eeked in before all the guests arrived, as it was a gift for my mom, but other than that June was another lean month indeed! It's ok though, life has certainly been exciting :)
5. A friend and I (on right) all smiles at commencement, funny hats, hoods, and all
My other goal for July is singular and simple: finish Kelly's baby quilt. It is basted, marked, and folded up ready to be quilted. It's been on my list, I just need some time to do it. Dave has kindly set up the card table and my sewing machine again so I'm all set.
Linking up with Fresh Sewing Day at Lily's Quilts