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Where's the work?

Since I changed the look of my blog, I took a little stroll through my pictures. Thought I’d update the galleries a bit, too. Well, I was quite surprised to find very little in the way of finished work to add! 322 more words

Quilting

Student work

I love it so much when a student finishes a class project and sends me a picture! This picture is from Janice from Sarasota. She reminded me that she was late to class, but what I remember is the fact that she jumped right in and was fearless in her choices! 35 more words

Quilting

New classes at Portslade Academy

Understanding Your Sewing Machine CL044 – Foredown Tower (change of location)

DATE: Starts 29/04/17                          DURATION: 1 day

TIME: Mons 11.00am – 4.00pm         TUTOR: Louise Mabbs… 520 more words

Beginners Quilting Classes

Student share

I so love it when a student sends me a picture of a finished project. This was from a design class that I taught in Sarasota FL in February. 16 more words

Designing

If you don't like it...

…cut it out!

That’s where I’m at with the thin gray thread! It’s gone. Don’t know yet if there will be heavier black or just a frayed edge but I’m already happier with it than I was!!!

Designing

Dots and stitches

The larger of my two turquoise and gray pieces was where I started stitching with those luscious threads. I was immediately disappointed with what I was doing. 349 more words

Quilting

There's basting and then there's basting...

Thread basting…glue basting…my preference is always going to be spray basting. On these first polka-dot pieces I wasn’t sure how I was going to construct them, so I started out with pinning. 299 more words

Quilting