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It is nearing a year since I began this blog and this, my first assignment. When I started I thought it might take me, oh, say three, four months max per project. 338 more words

Assignment 001

One UFO Makes 3 Quilts!

I made these “prepared fabric” squares some months ago with John Cage’s “prepared piano” in mind. ¬†Then they sat in a box while I wondered what to do with them. 89 more words


Here's The Question...

Here’s the question – I’ve been looking at the art piece and wondering how might it look if I printed the figures on fabric, fussy cut them and fused them to the scene instead of trying to create them (shadows and all) from different fabrics? 244 more words

Art Quilts

Making Jelly Roll Race Runners

I’ve been experimenting: inspired by a mini roll of ten neutral width of fabric (wof) strips and a Dashwood Studio fat quarter purchased from my local quilt store, … 529 more words


A Nice Surprise and a New Scrap Project

First, the surprise: One of my quilts, Cherrywood Toss, won first place in the Modern category at my local show! Needless to say, I was thrilled! 255 more words


Where the Wild Things Are Quilt

A dear friend from college was having her third baby, but her first boy! I had made her two girls each a quilt when they were born so of course I’d make this little guy one! 174 more words

Finished Quilts

Going thru the Fabric Change of Life.

I am not the only person going thru the fabric change of life. Gail, a Toronto quilt artist and designer had this modern quilt quilted by me this past summer.   61 more words

Modern Quilts