I’ve been super duper busy these days with non-quilting stuff but have had a few minutes to work on the latest Grandmother’s Choice blocks. It can be so rewarding to take those few extra minutes to be creative in the midst of chaos! And after we take that break, we can carry on with a bit more calm and a bit less stress.
So last week the block to the week was Cats and Mice. Be sure to read Barbara Brackman’s blog for the sad history of the hungry strikes held by women suffragette prisoners. Here is my Cats and Mice block:
The Week 43 block is called Gentlemen’s Fancy. I got a little fancy with the fans in my Fancy! 🙂
The Grandmother’s Choice Flickr group continues to show us gorgeous versions of these blocks along with lots of encouragement and fun comments.
Tomorrow is Bee Day and since I have a boat load of fresh blackberries from the garden, I’m going to bake a blackberry cobbler to share. I have two recipes – one light and one not. Which one should I do for the bee ladies? I’m thinking the “not light” version…