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New things

I bought this hand painted fabric, from Indonesia, at Ladyfingers Sewing Studio in Oley, PA.  I was enamored with the colors and design. So far I’ve made one piece from it, plus a couple of fancy Hot Spots (pot holders that I make to sell.) 343 more words

Art Quilts

"Rose Garden" baby quilt

Rose garden is a quilt I finished back in September. It’s based on this pattern called “Moroccan Lullaby” by Melissa Corey. I’d been wanting to try a new quilting motif (more on that in a bit) and so the big open spaces of this pattern appealed to me. 213 more words


Coronado's Gold, Fountain of Youth and quilt fame

Seek first the Kingdom of God, and His righteousness and all these things will be added unto you. Matthew 6:33

As often happens there is a niggling at the edge of who I am, whispering in my ear, letting me in on a secret, or reminding me of some truth. 445 more words


Two Tip Tuesday - Market finds and finishing the year

Pinwheels and Friends was a great show!  Thanks to all who attended.  It made for a great finish to my shows this year.  The mini classes were a hit!   244 more words

Scrappy (and pretty) in pink

Last week I pulled all the leftover pink batik cuts from my pink lawn chair quilt to piece the backing for it.

I love challenge of piecing the puzzle and the satisfaction of using up my stash. 8 more words


Stash Bee in November (Hive 7)

This is the last block for this year – my first year in the Stash Bee went by sooooooo fast!

Dieser Block ist der letzte Block in diesem Jahr – und das Jahr ist sehr schnell vorbeigeflogen! 138 more words

Class show and tell


Denise has two more of her blocks finishedand in class she ironed on the shapes for the next blockand then cut, cut , cut, cut… 243 more words