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Fixing the Quilt a Dog Chewed

Rusty the dog does not like thunderstorms. When left in the house alone during a big storm, this is what happened to the beloved quilt in the master bedroom: 166 more words


Darting Minnows Quilt Pattern is Old

Recently I had the opportunity to work on an old family quilt that has seen a lot of years. The pattern is “Darting Minnows” and is unusual because the design is made in the sashing. 216 more words


Keep it Rollin'

It’s been an incredible week of training at OHSU. I got home last night, completely exhausted and inspired. There are so many things I’d like to do in my life. 543 more words


The quilt repair that took far too long!

The Dresden Plate quilt had many problems.  Not only did it have holes and splits that can be seen in the photos, the overall fabric was weak and shredding.  379 more words

Home from Oklahoma

I’ve been home for a few days, back from a month-long visit with my son and grandchildren.  It was a good visit.  I had intended to post while there, but never quite got around to it.  567 more words


Hidden Quilt

Often when a quilt has been well-used and showing wear, it will be covered with new cloth and quilted again. This one appeared to be a whole-cloth quilt with its 1940’s era printed fabric on both sides. 156 more words

Hand Stitched

March was a month of travel and the hope of spring

The month started with a trip to Dallas and the Dallas Quilt Show.  Beautiful modern quilts with unique designs and Baltimore Album quilts that were breathtaking.   187 more words

Fiber Art