May 25, 2019

Hi Everyone!

Today's blog is all about Betty R's, my customer, Sampler Quilt.  Her applique never disappoints!  This was a fun one to quilt because there were variations in quilting.  I love how repetitive quilting creates a cohesive quilt and helps to move your eye aro...

March 15, 2019

Happy Spring!  I know spring does not start until March 20th, but I am ready for it to start today.  Spring represents renewal, new beginnings, birth of the new (living and non-living), growth, and, of course, cleaning along with so many others things.  What does sprin...

March 12, 2019

Hi Everyone,

I have missed writing....and, have found that I enjoy it more then I thought, and, have actually missed posting in my blog.  Spring is March 20th - right around the corner.  Yippee, boy, am I ready!  I spent almost the entire month of February in Washington...

December 28, 2017

Hi Everyone,

I have to confess, that I wrote this blog before Christmas but am just now finalizing it to publish.

So, I hope that you all had a merry Christmas and Happy Holidays!

I was able to get the quilts that needed to be done before Christmas finished and back to th...

December 19, 2017

This is the quilt that needed to be completed before Christmas.  I really wanted to make sure that it was finished with enough time for the maker to bind and wrap.  I am happy to announce that it is in the hands of the maker now - 12-16-2017.

This quilt was pieced...

December 17, 2017

Hello Everyone!

Hard to believe that Christmas is just around the corner now.  I am now catching up with my backlog of quilts - thank goodness.  I had one (1) quilt that absolutely needed to be done before Christmas with enough time to bind and wrap.  Yeah, it is done a...

December 8, 2017

The third, and final quilt, from Betty R. of Haymarket, Virginia is Dancing Tulips.  This fun quilt was a quick quilt to quilt all in all because I combined blocks to minimize stitching-in-ditch.  Stitching-in-the-ditch is time consuming....so anytime it can be minimiz...

December 5, 2017

The second quilt of Betty's is Churn Dash Checkers...this quilt was quilted with a traditional digitized edge-to-edge pattern called Orange Peel.  This pattern is perfect for this lovely quilt.  Sometimes simple is best.

I used So Fine #50, Tee Pee, from Superior T...

December 2, 2017

Hi All!

I hope that you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving!

I have been working on several more applique quilts....I do not post pictures of quilts until they have been picked up by their owners....the three (3) following quilts I quilted for Betty R. of Haymarket, Virgini...

November 11, 2017

Hello Again ~

Today's quilt is a Quilts of Valor quilt pieced by Betty J. of Lake Ridge, Virginia.  I quilted this beautiful quilt with an edge to edge digitized pattern called Star Spangled Banner.  Fitting don't you think!?!

Thank you for stopping by.  

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