72 – Bleeding, Stashing, Tinkertote, Pricing a quilt for sale

Problem solving time! Bleeding and what to do about it on white fabric Quite a bit of stashing going on New computer Review of the Tinkertote Craftsy class and my finished tote - plus … [Read more...]

Tinkertote Finish!

I fell prey to the latest Instagram craze - the Tinkertote! This is the bag from Tara Rebman's class on Craftsy - Quilt as You Go Patchwork Bags.  So many firsts in this class for me - my … [Read more...]

The MEGA Finishes Post – Class Samples Done!

I'm pretty sure this is some kind of world record. I work best under deadlines and this is proof. Three quilts finished this week! I'll start with the big one. The Summer House Lone Star … [Read more...]

Sometimes it just needs a border

I've got a bajillion deadlines coming up with all the classes I'm teaching in the fall so I'm working my butt off to get my samples done before previews. Yesterday I spent the day at Scrap … [Read more...]

Crayon Quilt Sample & Corgi stuff

I've slowly been working on my sample for a class I'll be teaching next Spring out of this book: Creative Quilts from Your Crayon Box: Melt-n-Blend Meets Fusible Applique. The technique is … [Read more...]

The UFO Confessional, First Fabric Bowl Class, How I got Ripped

My first photo slideshow podcast episode!!! Hurray!!! It only took two three hours of me fiddling to get it to do its thing.  I hope you guys think it was worth it. (Download in iTunes or … [Read more...]

18 – My Scrappy Day Out, a Longarm Plan and a New Marking Pen

If you missed my very short post on my Bonnie K. Hunter class go see it if not just to look at all the wonderful photos!  I obviously had lots of fun and talk in detail about the class.  I … [Read more...]

A Scrappy Day Out

In the May guild meeting I heard about the Bonnie Hunter workshop and lecture in my area and immediately signed up. I had two workshops to choose from and I chose the project that would … [Read more...]

10 – Guild Meeting, Mystery Quilt Class, Book Reviews, 10-Minute Block

Alice Means - guild guest speaker Guild Challenge Quilt Rules Changed Basil gets a diagnosis Do you have a Slice Fabrique?  Let me know what you think about it. Mystery Quilt class … [Read more...]

09 – Corgis, Block Swap, A Plan, Class Preparation

Saturday was the 4th Anniversary of our corgi meetup so I had some fun celebrating with all the no-legged doggies. Take a look at our Facebook album if you want to see some cute … [Read more...]