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Yukon River Art Quilt

Back in August 2013 I bought a handful of little pink beads from a second-hand store in Haines, Alaska. At the time, I loved that they resembled salmon, and planned to use them in an artwork once I learned how to quilt. 13 more words


Sparkling Water

Once again, I’m taking a class with Pam Allen.  Here’s a little quilt I did,  about 10″ X 11″ based on a photo from a building at the MBL in Woods Hole that Andy took on a gorgeous summer morning a couple years ago. 55 more words

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Designing Quilts with Watercolor Pencils

I am currently taking an online art quilt design class, “Working In Series”, taught by Elizabeth Barton through the Academy of Quilting.  It is a very interesting class.  417 more words

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Quilt Retreat

Last week our guild went on retreat to a wonderful beach house on the Southern California coast. Dolphins, Seals, and Sea gulls were keeping us company as we sewed and visited. 96 more words

Progress on Sunflower VI

Progress, though slow, is being made. I decided to add a few large motifs in the background fill quilting. Here is the top portion of the quilt where I’ve added a leaf and berry spray (click on the image for a larger view): 154 more words

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FAL 2014 Q2 - Another Finish

Granted, this is a small finish but still, it was on the list and now is done. After about three years.

I added the facing to finish the edges and a sleeve for hanging. 25 more words

Old Dye Works

Along with my partner Jay Ressler, I have started visiting towns in Berks County for artistic inspiration. This piece represents an old dye works in Shoemakersville. 58 more words