Thanks to the Random Number Generator, we have a winner! She will get the Kona Color Card and the mystery prize, which is the “Right Angle” panel from Angela Walters’ Textures line. Congratulations! Commenter 146, Mara Cockman said “I’d love to do a cathedral window block project.” Mara, I’ve sent you an email! Good luck to […]
While I was at QuiltCon, I had the great good fortune of taking a class with Angela Walters. I had been practicing some of the designs from her book, and was looking forward to asking her if she had a few pointers on how to get one right that I was having trouble with. At […]
I thought I’d post a picture of all my WIPs, some from *years* ago. It’s a way of celebrating for me, since it shows me what I’ve accomplished and how far I’ve come. So, here’s a picture of what I was able to dig up: From top to bottom, left to right: Sailboats (top row): […]
My 2 year old can now reliably identify and sorta say the following: polka dot, stripe, zig-zag. Atta girl!
After reading Kisha’s post over at Covered in Love and feeling my heart ache at the picture, I am contributing a wonky log cabin to support her work in raising money and awareness for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. My block will be added to other blocks made my quilters from all over. If you […]
One of the great things about QuiltCon was the possibility. Did I want to wander the floor? Did I want to talk nothing but technique? How about take classes? Go out to eat? Drink? Get a tattoo? Talk quilts and quilting and the future of modern quilting while doing all of the above? One of […]
…and not Tsukineko. I’ve been wanting a tattoo for a while that represented my best beloveds, but perhaps all those studies about the ancient world and magic were what made me superstitious about getting anything in writing. Well, maybe the star magazines, too. And all those […]
Heather Grant, whom I can’t help but admire, has a huge job over at QuiltCon: she’s organizing everyone’s schedules to allow for demos and talks to happen during the four days of the show! They just released the schedule for the demo, and I am thrilled and humbled to be presenting my quilt “Modern Spin” […]