August Finishes and September Goals

First of all, thank you all for the many kind comments on my room re-do! The paint I used was Pittsburg Paint’s Gand Distinction and the color is called Magical.

Now on to m goals. I still can’t believe it is September already so it is time. Actually past time since it is already the 5th!  Anyway, here is my list of goals for August:

1. I want to finish my scrappy lattice blocks and perhaps get them into a finished top. Done and loaded onto the frame for quilting!
2. Since my little Liam liked brother’s quilt so well, I plan to make him a quick quilt with a soft backing. Done and delivered! 

3. I am again going to try to come up with a plan  for Sister Quilt #2.


4. Still want to come up with a good leader/ender project. Done and in progress!  


I didn’t have a very long list this month, but I did get a few other things done.

I finished these small quilts. 



I quilted four QOVs. 




 I finished the Little Sister quilt (which is now hanging in my office at work). 


I also finished two baby quilts to have on hand for gifts. I will share those finishes in a seaparate post.

I will need to keep my September goals modest as we are traveling again. 

1. I want to finish the Lattice Quilt.

2. Finish and Mail my bow tie blocks for the swap.

3. Complete all 7 medallions for Brinton Hall.

4. Start and keep up with the mystery quilt that Lori at Humble Quilts will be hosting.

5. I’m going to go farther than just deciding on a pattern for the second sister quilt and say that I will also cut it out!

6. Quilt any QOVs that come in.

We shall see how closely this list matches up with reality!

About katyquilts

I am a wife, mom of four amazing kids, and a librarian. I have been making traditional quilts for ages but have ventured into art qulting in the last several years. I also love to knit socks and mittens and dye my own fabric. I am thankful to God my Father and Creator for the gift of creativity!
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7 Responses to August Finishes and September Goals

  1. Janet O. says:

    Love the quilting on the Little Sister quilt–inspiring!

  2. Cécile says:

    As usual, you have many goals but I’m sure you love that !!! 🙌

  3. Kathy says:

    I’d say that was a pretty productive August. Good luck with September’s list.

  4. Luann says:

    You’ve gotten a lot accomplished. And you work outside the home, right? There’s only so many hours in any day, we need to invest them wisely. You didn’t mention all the painting, etc that you did. That was a lot of time invested.
    Keep up your positive approach.

  5. Quiltmouse says:

    You are a busy lady! I love seeing all you get done and plans for the month!!

  6. Kathy Hoback says:

    Wow, Katy – I’m always amazed at the amount of things you accomplish – what an inspiration you are. Also, “Spidey” looks awesome – so 3-D! Such a great job!

  7. Deb says:

    Love the first QoV that you posted, the colors are rich,with a lovely pattern!

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