Banners and Snowball Blocks

I had a super busy weekend but still managed to get some stuff accomplished in my sewing room. The Topaz came home last Wednesday evening from her spa day and I didn't get a chance to use … [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...]

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...]

23 – Projects Galore!, A new Tote, Life Happenings and a Bit about Batting

In no certain order: Two call ins this week – Kim and Charlene The Grandmothers Flower Monstrosity Grows out of its box I start a crazy quilting project at a crazy time and cut … [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...]

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...]

WIP Wednesday

Firstly I'll let you take a peek on what I've been doing when I'm not working on 10-minute blocks: Charm Square Pinwheel Blocks made with Origins by Basic Grey for … [Read more...]

15 – Hexagons, Pinwheels, Survey Results and Upcoming Trips

Better photos of my quilted fabric bowl: Hexagon Playtime Results of trying out the MSQC Charm Square Pinwheel technique: Stocking up … [Read more...]

WIP Wednesday

Haven't done one of these in a while! I updated my Current Projects page since it was terribly out of date.  Hard to believe I have that number of projects either ongoing or now in UFO … [Read more...]