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Wear and Tear of a Weekender Bag

A couple years ago I made one of Amy Butler’s Weekender Bags with some friends. Here she is in all her glory! It was quite an ordeal. You can read the full report on my friend’s website: http://myquiltdiet.blogspot.com/2012/10/weekender-finished.html The toughest thing about the bag was all the layers and layers and layers, between the piping and…

Reclaimed West Blog Tour – Coming Soon

November 17 – 21 Timeless Treasures is having a blog tour for one of their new fabrics, The Reclaimed West. I designed a quilt using this fabric, and I LOVED working with it! As with most blog tours, there will be prizes! Including fabric bundles! I will be introducing my pattern and telling its story…

When Quilts Find Their Home

Today I am going to a party for a cousin who I love. He is older than I am, and I am not young. The party is to celebrate his engagement. This is his first marriage. I am so happy for him! I, of course, planned to give he and his future wife a quilt….

At Least My Quilt Gets to be at Market

A few months ago I realized that I was not going to Fall Market this year. I have felt good about this decision until yesterday. Now I miss being in Houston. I am, however, happy that two of my quilts are there without me! Both quilts are hanging in the Timeless Treasures booth. The first…

Rejected!

Two of my projects were recently rejected by magazines and publishing companies. I’m okay with that. That’s why I decided to write this post. I learned many years ago that rejection is just part of the process – in pretty much everything. It helped to understand this idea when I approached it from the other…

New Kits on Website

Swinging Diamonds is the first kit available on my website. I plan to have more in the future. The kit using Ipanema fabric as shown is available from Fabricworm: http://www.fabricworm.com/swdiqukitfei.html It is even on sale right now! I have a fall version using Allure by Sanae for Moda available at: http://www.moosequilts.com/quilt-kits/swinging-diamonds-allure.html Both of these kits…

Stars Upon Thars Quilt in Generation Q Magazine

This is one of my favorite quilts! And I don’t even have a good picture of it. It appeared in the July/August issue of Generation Q Magazine. http://generationqmagazine.com/2014/06/between-the-covers-julyaugust-issue/ I designed this quilt for my brother. It all started with these Mickey Mouse bicycle sheets that I bought on ebay. He has a young family that…