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Class 43 IC125: the cabin/la cabine/die Kabine/la cabina


The cabin
The first step in the design of the cabin is tracing the side profile. 218 more words


What a week!

It’s been a busy one over here.  A week of getting things done that I’ve been putting off!

First, I have been eyeing this quilt I saw on…you guessed… 390 more words


Aviatrix Progress and Christmas (already?!)

I’ve had a great time sewing the past week.

The Aviatrix Medallion is progressing fast!  I’ve managed to finish the medallion and two borders!  The color is so inspiring to me!  274 more words


Designing FMQ

As I get better at free motion quilting (FMQ) I find myself putting more time and effort into designing my projects. This is interesting and exciting because I was never really able to put a lot of creativity into my other loves, knitting and spinning. 135 more words

Free Motion Quilting

Fear and Loathing Subsides........


It’s June 27th, 2015, ten days after the slaughter in Charleston’s AME church, and a day after Barack Obama delivered a eulogy in that same church, at the funeral of the Reverend Clementa Pinckney. 547 more words


Broken Dishes doll quilt

Sometimes, I am amazed at how the simplicity of some quilt designs still gets me excited. Half square triangles are a good example here. One must admit that they are—considering the geometric forms—very simple. 185 more words

Finished Object and new beginning

For the last month I’ve been working on my first commissioned quilt – a friend asked me to make a baby blanket with the name appliqued. 564 more words