Elegant Oasis QAL…Coloring Page

Hi Friends!  I’m thrilled, and a bit nervous, about kicking off my very first quilt along (QAL) with my pattern, “Elegant Oasis”.  I needed a pattern that would showcase those lovely Outback Wife fabrics by my friend Cathi @GertrudeMade.  I opened my Electric Quilt 8 software and starting laying out quilt blocks.  I discovered one…

I designed a block!

I got a block design published in a magazine! Woo Hoo!! Click here to read all about it and to see what I made.

Aurifil Artisans 2017

I’m excited and so proud to announce that I am an Aurifil Artisan!  Aurifil is the only thread I have used for the last 5 years in everything I make.  It is  100% Egyptian Mako Cotton Thread and I primarily use their 50 weight thread.  My sewing machines love it, my piecing comes together beautifully…

Spring 2015  Blogger’s Quilt Festival ~ “A Maker Lives Here”

I decided to enter two quilts into the Spring 2015 Blogger’s Quilt Festival over on Amy’s Creative Side website.  If you are visiting my blog from the festival link, thank you so much for your time!  The second piece I am submitting to be voted in the Original Design category is a quilt I designed…

Looking back on a productive 2014

2014 went so fast that I’m still recovering from whiplash. I know I’m not the only one who feels this way though. When I look back at my Instagram posts I am reminded that though the year flew by, I didn’t just sit around and not blog. LOL! I had 62 finishes of quilty goodness…

Sun Raisin’ Quilt by Lady K Quilts

We are currently living in the San Joaquin Valley of Central California.  We’ve been here a little over two years and are slated to move on to the next place we’ll call home in 2015.  It’s taken this DC Metro girl a while to get used to living out in the country but when I see views like…