More Fabric Bowls and Popcorn!

I'm still in a sewing funk. So for now, I'm not going to pressure myself to sew. I have some deadlines and I'll work on that stuff to get it out of here. Maybe I'll feel better after that. I … [Read more...]

Lunchtime Projects – Prep for Fabric Bowls

I get an hour for lunch each day and I try to do some sort of crafty activity during it if I can manage it. I used to bring hexies to work but I've gotten bored with them.  I realized I … [Read more...]

Swap Item reveal and a jelly roll race quilt

My swap partner for the Ugly Fabric Swap Part 2 received her item so I can reveal what it was now! I picked up a black messenger bag and did some embroidery on top. I think the … [Read more...]

A Hat for St. Pats

Well I turned my little pile of wrapped cording into a St. Patrick's day hat.... sombrero..... sunhat?   I didn't make the bowl part deep enough since I was worried I wouldn't have enough … [Read more...]

Thursday Thoughts

I wish episode 38 didn't take three days to fit time into and record. I hope I didn't repeat myself in any of the separate segments. Still have to record the last section … [Read more...]

English Paper Piecing – Video Tutorials

I've recorded my first video tutorials! I thought I'd show you how I do my English Paper Pieced hexagons so here are two videos showing how to thread baste and how to sew the hexagons … [Read more...]

Back from Traveling – A few Photos

I'm back from my trip. Here are a few photos of the fabric bowls I managed to whip up while I was on vacation. I also got Hot Mess quilted on the long arm (it is waiting for binding to be … [Read more...]

20 – Two finishes, Fabric Cut, Swap Updates

Finished the Mondo Bag tote (click for photos) Finished my Bonnie Hunter Love Shack wallhanging Not the greatest photo (late at night) but you can see some of the obvious issues that I … [Read more...]

Late Night Finish – Mondo Bag

It is dark but I took a few photos of the Mondo Bag that I've just finished!  I'll take some more in natural light tomorrow - assuming we get a break in this rain we've been having for two … [Read more...]

19 – A Mondo Bag/Product Review, Update on FriXion Pen, life update and quilt guild show happenings

I talk about the Quiltsmart interfacing product that I've tried out, I give some updates on the Pilot FriXion pen I spoke of in Episode 18 and some other life and quilt guild … [Read more...]