I'm so nervous!! I am entering two quilts in the Spring 2015 Blogger's Quilt Festival over on Amy's Creative Side. If you are visiting me here for the first time because of your interest in the festival, "Welcome!" You can find much more of my work and thoughts over on Instagram. The link is there … Continue reading Spring 2015 Blogger’s Quilt Festival ~ Menagerie
While my friend Anna aka @HootnHaller was here last month, we decided to challenge each other to actually make things out of the many quilt books that we both own. I know, what a concept! LOL! I love quilt books and have a hard time not buying them, therefore, I have a lovely collection of … Continue reading The Quilt Book Project – “Bedroom Style, Perfectly Pieced”
I am a Modern Tratitional Quilter. I love to play with fabric, design patterns or sew up an already established pattern, create and make quilts and pillows of all shapes and sizes. My friends know I don't sew other things. Well, this past weekend I stepped way outside of my comfort zone and made not … Continue reading Never Say Never!
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 … Continue reading Looking back on a productive 2014
The last couple of weeks have found me busy plotting, designing , sewing and quilting. I participate in an online birthday swap group and the August birthday in my group listed she liked turquoise, orange and grey so I pulled some fun fabrics from my healthy fabric stash. I picked soft yet vibrant turquoise and … Continue reading Handmade Birthday Club 2014 – August
Last night Brian Williams introduced a medical report that at least five minutes of jogging/fast walking can reduce one's risk of cardiovascular disease by 45%. So this morning I turned off the TV, set my iPad up on our treadmill and I did some hiking for twenty-five minutes aka #sweatnsew while watching the Fat Quarter … Continue reading The 8 Point Star Made Easy Peasy