Problem Solving – Bleeding

I'll break the good news first - my Corgi Fairytale quilt was accepted into the AQS Modern Quilt Challenge and will be judged and displayed at AQS Iowa Quilt Week in Des Moines October 2-5, … [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┬áso I'm working my butt off to get my samples done before previews. Yesterday I spent the day at Scrap … [Read more...]

Fabric Storage and Organization Redux (+ a giveaway)

Whew - I feel like I need a vacation from my fabric! We've been rather intimate the past week as I've been sorting, purging, unfolding, folding and moving my stash from one closet to my new … [Read more...]

WIP Wednesday – Lone Star Progress

I've made massive progress on my lone star and the top is nearly done! All I've got left is the 4" border and it'll be ready for quilting. Still not sure if I'll have time … [Read more...]

Corgi Fairytale – Pattern now available!

I'm so excited this quilt received such wonderful reception from everyone! I've spent the last few days creating the pattern for it and it's now available for purchase via Craftsy. Corgi … [Read more...]

The Making of Corgi Fairytale

I wanted to share the progress photos that I took during the making of Corgi Fairytale. It's kind of weird doing this backwards - normally I've already blogged the progress of a quilt but … [Read more...]

Finished – Corgi Fairytale Quilt

Update: Pattern now available for purchase and instant download! After lamenting on my last podcast about not feeling like I knew where I fit in quilting this quilt came to be. I designed … [Read more...]

New hair, fabric, quilt basting and Bernie

The last few weeks I've had quilters ADD pretty bad. I have lots of WIP (works in progress), lots of pretty fabric surrounding me and a few deadlines looming but I just can't focus on one … [Read more...]

Big WIP Wednesday Update

Lots of updates in this post! I can see the end nearing of my big quilting studio move finally. New Pegboards Installed I work best under deadlines. Since the A/C guy has to have lots of … [Read more...]

Cleaning and Purging + Lightscoop testing

I'm still cleaning out my studio and working on getting it ready for lots of UFO finishes. In the process I'm finding piles of swap blocks, class projects that are half-finished and scraps … [Read more...]