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Typography Wall Quilt

Recently, I have done more and more typographical pieces. I enjoy constructing type with patchwork craftiness. I am on the verge of updating my living room and I am coming up with ideas on what to do with the walls. 97 more words

Egg Quilts

Around the world blog hop

My lovely blogging friend from Alaska Maria Shell tagged me last week in the Round the World Blog Hop. I discovered Maria’s wonderful quilts through Pinterest and wrote to her when she posted a photo of her marmalade cat Kato who looks much like my dear departed Rufus. 896 more words


Creativity and innovation

Creativity requires the courage to let go of certainties”. Erich Fromm

I have been reading with interest over the last week some posts and many thoughtful comments about quilts, entering shows and judging decisions. 502 more words


Here a stache, there a stache, everywhere a stache stache

It may seem like I dropped off the face of the earth, but really, I was just swallowed whole by December. I feel like I have been going non-stop for weeks! 311 more words


Stitching a rainbow

I’ve just come home from our last get together for the year of our Modern Quilt Group.

We always do a group quilt each year to either donate or raffle for a charity which benefits women in need.   87 more words


New eye candy and inspitation

I’ve had a bit of a splurge on books over the past two months and this is my last for the year.  Unconventional & Unexpected: Quilts Below the Radar 1950-2000… 175 more words


Faded fabric and a WIP

I did some sewing on the week-end and became quite grumpy when I discovered that two pieces of solid fabric that I pulled out to use, had fade lines where they had obviously been folded on the bolt of fabric.  264 more words