Future Live Broadcasts

On Wednesday night I did my first live broadcast from my sewing studio! I used UStream but didn't really care for it. So I'm going to try a new platform for my next show. I hope you'll join … [Read more...]

The Progress Post in Photos

I've been kind of silent in the blogosphere lately since I've been working on finishing a few quilts, writing the pouch tutorial and other misc. stuff.  I didn't think I'd have enough to … [Read more...]

Giveaway time! Win a copy of Quilt Design Wizard!

Win your very own copy of Quilt Design Wizard for PC! I'm celebrating the podcast reaching 50 episodes by giving away this fun and useful software! Design your quilt on the computer … [Read more...]

Leftovers – the quilt

I've been working on the HST units leftover from the snowball block quilt (see tutorial here).   Each block was trimmed down to 4" square. Since I'm going pretty scrappy with this and not … [Read more...]

What’s on my plate

After a long day of driving back and forth from Easter lunch on Sunday I got home and vegged out on the couch watching some movies and stuff while trimming away at my snowball block … [Read more...]

40 – Techie Quilting Tools, Rainbow Insomnia Finish, Pinterest Rant, embroidery

Techie Stuff for Quilting and Embroidery iPad/iPod/iPhone apps Fabric Converter Robert Kaufman's Quilt Calc Block Fab Block Tool Fabric Stash Fabric Journal Quilt … [Read more...]

Saturday Morning Rant (Re: Pinterest)

I'm warning you: rant forthcoming.  This is somewhat related to my previous post in regards to Watermarking and Pinterest. I've been reading some blogs lately and lots of people are … [Read more...]

Watermarks why and how and Pinterest

Last year I mentioned the importance of watermarking your images in passing but I wanted to reiterate it again especially with the growing popularity of Pinterest. If you share photos on … [Read more...]

Testing….testing 123

I'm in the midst of my move to my new host and blog service and I want to test out my feeds and see if they still propogate. Transferring from Blogger to Wordpress isn't exactly a simple … [Read more...]

Pardon my dust….

I will be switching blog hosts the next few days so if you notice my blog looking strange bear with me please.  Once the move is over I'll make another announcement!  The bargello placemat … [Read more...]