As you might be aware, my mother works for a nursing home in New Hampshire. Since I started quilting, I have made it a point to try and send up lap quilts for her residents who could use a little… Continue reading
Calling all quilters ! This may sound like an odd request, but I am in need of post cards !
As a homeschool parent, I try and make learning as interesting and interactive as I can for our 15 year… Continue reading
Around here, you have to be very careful when leaving opened totes unattended. You have to be even more careful before putting the lids on them. Why you may ask ?
This is why !
That is not a piece… Continue reading
It has been 2 weeks since my last post. It is not because I have had nothing to show or talk about either. The sad truth of the matter is that I was waiting for something that will never happen.… Continue reading
With all the excitement over putting together my first full pattern, I decided that it was time that the tutorials got a fresh overhaul as well, so everything would look like it matched ! I have made downloadable PDF files… Continue reading
I have mentioned my sister Deidre, on several occasions. She is the awesome jewelry maker of the family ! I have been wanting to make her a quilt for a while, but have been putting it off because I just… Continue reading
There is no denying it ! Christmas is coming, and there is NOTHING we can do about it, except start early ! As anyone who has EVER given home made for Christmas knows, we start making things MONTHS in advance… Continue reading
OMGosh ! I totally had not realized that I hadn’t posted anything in 2 weeks ! Things have been going like the energizer bunny here of late with projects flying around in every which direction ! This is a good… Continue reading
Since we were having such warm weather here this past week, I took the opportunity to spread out my gargantuan quilt that I recently finished for my bed so that I could get some nice pics of it in the… Continue reading
Big Boy Toys is the theme for one my current projects ! In case there was any doubt, this quilt is 100% testosterone friendly ! I used the Shadowbox pattern from Mountain Creek Creations for this one and I have… Continue reading
So for the past few weeks I have been sharing with you the progress of my current project. The one that allowed me to overcome my fear of feathers ! Well it is now ALMOST finished. It still needs a… Continue reading
I recently posted about my former fear of feathers. Free Motion Feathers to be more specific. These things terrified me ! I have taken numerous classes, watched a million and one videos and still, just could NOT make feathers that… Continue reading
We have all been there. In that moment when the quilt is ready to be quilted, and you have NO clue HOW you want to quilt it. Have you been there ? I know I have !
Sometimes, you get… Continue reading