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Quilt repair

So these old quilts….

You gotta love them. I like touching them and folding them and trying to determine what period the fabrics must be from. 226 more words

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