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...

August 15, 2017

I received an email from Betty J. asking if I could imagine a quilt design that would work on this quilt?  Oh yeah, way too much fun....I printed out the picture of the quilt and sent back 3 different designs.  She chose a design and away we go.....

Before I g...

August 13, 2017

Wow, if you haven't been to this exhibit you really need to.  This exhibit is over. Thankfully I was able to squeeze it in right after I returned from my trip to Washington State.  The Scared Threads exhibit runs every two (2) years.  I was told that Sacred Threads 201...

June 17, 2017

Hi Everyone,

Short on time or maybe you just want an everyday quilt/spread that is customized to specific colors without having to piece a top?  This quilt does just that.  Two (2) pieces of extra wide fabric layered over batting and quilted together with an edge to edg...

June 8, 2017

Hi Everyone,

This quilt by Emily M. is beautiful!  Emily is a very talented quilter and her applique is amazing.  Going into this quilt, I knew my goal was to make her applique stand out, literally.  I really wanted a 3D trapunto effect.  I double batted the quilt with...

May 6, 2017

Hi Everyone,

Two (2) quilts in this blog today.

The first is a spring shower....  Definitely, partly cloudy with a spring rain in the studio with this fun quilt.  Water was the theme of the 2015 Row by Row (it seems like last year - yikes).  It's Raining Cats and Dogs wa...

April 26, 2017

Today's post is about a small quilt that will be used for a baby and eventually a wall hanging for a Mom.  Initially, the customer was going for custom quilting.  This cute little bicycle themed quilt would have been easy to design the custom quilting for, but, really,...

April 6, 2017

Hi Everyone!

Things have been buzzing in the studio lately....I love it!  First, I have to say we have had thunderstorms rolling through today.  I love watching them roll through.  One (1) that came through today was a serious one that we've heard produced at least one...