Around October 2014, I decided that I needed to simplify a lot of things in my life. Then I started to see many other bloggers turning to this same feeling. I want to keep my quilting and creativity - Simple - and allow myself to enjoy it more. So for 2015 there are no long term goals, or lists, or accountings, or stressing. I am limiting my participation in swaps and hops and QALs - I am keeping it simple.
I have found great pleasure in returning to those treasures that got 'shelved' and forgotten. I will take my time in browsing them to find that project that will fullfill that simplicity for the month or however long it takes to complete.
So for my January Let's Book It, I chose a print out that has hung on my wall for so many months. It's 'Ground Cover' by Me & My Sister and uses a layer cake. A simple pattern with simple fabric (well pretty fabric) and I may even take the time to hand quilt this one.
I do love playing in my scraps and find it very relaxing. And there is always an abundance of them! But I am keeping my projects with simple in mind.
Do you get these freebies in the mail? (along with the hype to subscribe to the magazine). I have quite a few of them. Using RSC15 to work each month on these will make it much simpler to do.
I have in progress from 2014 - Country Corners, Sew Sweet Simplicity, and my OMG. And I do like to participate in Hands2Help and 100 Quilts for Kids. I have some flimsies that need quilting and I will use those for these wonderful charities.
And there is my year - simply,