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Next Steps on Rock Around the Block - Jack's Chain Quilt

Now that December has come and gone, I am trying to spend more time in the studio – and it’s back to the Jack’s Chain quilt. 168 more words

Design Process

Sew much to do...

Spent the weekend in Dallas and had a wonderful visit with family.  I am really lucky to have married into a family that I love and that loves me.   290 more words


Design wall dilemmas

I’m in the process of designing a little quilt top. Before Christmas I played around on my newly acquired EQ7 software and bought half metre lengths of four Kona Solids to put my design into fabric. 505 more words


EQ and Me OP 12

Very pretty.

I spent time yesterday redrawing blocks in two project files that I have used over the last few days … today I just might spend some time adding some quilting to this project file. 25 more words


I made a quilt!

Though it’s certainly not the first quilt I’ve made, it almost feels like it. It’s been a long time since I’ve made a regular quilt, not an art quilt and it feels really good. 155 more words


A word, deadlines, goals and new projects

Happy New Year!

My word for 2017 is VENTURE, as in ‘nothing ventured, nothing gained’. The Oxford Dictionary defines venture:



Slabs, Round 2

Cheryl Arkison is one of several people to suggest putting together scraps of the same color to make a quilt block (or fabric from which to cut quilt pieces).   242 more words