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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): 132 more words

Art Quilts

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


In the Studio~Spring at Last!

Finally Spring has arrived here in the mountains, though the threat of a freeze has not passed. Still the days have become warmer and even the birds seem happier! 162 more words


Art Quilts

When it comes to quilting I usually go for the art quilt.  They are fun to sew and are forgiven when it comes to lining up corners.   109 more words

Arts And Crafts

A "Little Quilt" for Guild

This is the color scheme I had in mind when making sketches for the masterclass (one of three sketches shown on previous post). The assignment included that we do three value possibilities. 324 more words