Wednesday Catchup

Neato format from Crafty Garden Mom!  I don't have a whole lot going on since it's turning out to be a busy week despite my machine being in the shop. Been sewing this: … [Read more...]

Rainbow Insomnia – quilting finished!!

I finished the quilting on Rainbow Insomnia last night.  I was going to wait until I put the binding on to show a final photo of the result but I just couldn't wait any longer! Here is … [Read more...]

A Quilty Catchup (some embroidery too!)

Some project progress updates: Rainbow Lone Star - I finished piecing the outer border, made the label on my embroidery machine and pin basted the quilt sandwich. The lettering on the … [Read more...]

37 – Behind the Scenes of Ep 36, WIP, Basil Update, Reorganization, Curtains

A little bit behind the scenes of the interview with Kimberly Einmo! Some of my works in progress: Rainbow Lonestar Black Floral Wallhanging UFO Test blocks for twin size … [Read more...]

The insomnia problem & Super Bowl Sew In Announcement

Sometimes I have trouble sleeping and this week has been no exception.  Stress at work, with the quilt guild and at home has got me completely frazzled.  I woke up at 1AM this morning and … [Read more...]

26 – Tech difficulties! I take a class, Book review, Quilt Guild Update, Challenge Quilt Design!

In no particular order: My plan for episode 26 didn't work out so this is my second attempt at it.  You can go see my UFO exploration slideshow if you want to listen to that! I took … [Read more...]

Free Pattern Friday – MSQC Pinwheel Variation Using Jelly Rolls

This is a great tutorial on how to make some cute blocks using jelly roll strips sewn together! It creates a neat pattern in the middle of each block and there are so many things you can do … [Read more...]

22 – Longarming, 1st Call-in Segment, New Fabric and a Rant

Update on embroidery machine search - I'm leaning towards the Brother 770D Listener call-in section Live giveaway - Keegan won my giveaway and I will send a little something to Kelly and … [Read more...]

A Quilted Shawl – Prototype

In my last podcast I talked about designing something to submit to Moda Bake Shop and I thought I'd let you see a few photos of the first prototype for it.  I'm going to be tweaking several … [Read more...]

Breaking News…..

My birthday gift came in (the Accuquilt Go!) and..... drumroll please.... I finished piecing the blocks for my mystery quilt top!  Just need to put them together and add borders.  I'm … [Read more...]