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Simple Sampler qal - my quilt is getting bigger!

My original plan for this quilt was a lap quilt to keep me cozy when I’m hand sewing.  Then Kerry published an extra tutorial for partial seam sashing, which I love and it fits in with the scrappy look of my quilt very well. 181 more words


Thinking About Goals -- 2117

Maybe *over*thinking about goals? The other day I posted about goals — not that I got around to defining any! But I did look at a couple of ways one might develop quilt-making goals. 467 more words


C25K - Week 3, Day 1

Almost talked myself out of going today but I fought through it ;-)


Sew Alongs and Bees: Community Sewing Across the Miles

After a longer than intended lull in blogging, I’m back and eager to share my reflections, process, and creative adventures with you! I’ve said it before, but beginning is the hardest step. 1,277 more words


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

»La Passacaglia«

Along with a new year, comes new resolutions and commitments. I had thought about starting this project and then my friend Kate told me she was buying the bundle for the La Passacaglia quilt and starting on January 1. 262 more words


The care and feeding of quilts.

If you are like us (and probably most quilters), most of the quilts you make are given away. Babies, weddings, graduations,  friends having a hard time; the list for reasons to give a quilt is long.   704 more words