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Sharp teeth

More progress on the Oceans quilt for my younger son!

I got the dolphins block finished last week. I made some color choices that didn’t work out that well, making the dolphin on the right a little hard to see against the background, but I’m hoping quilting will help with that. 311 more words


Another Star Quilt Under Construction

I guess I am in my ‘star phase’ with quilts. Seems like I┬áput stars somewhere on most of the ones I make. I hope I will look back with fondness when I jump to another design. 71 more words


Quilt Show, Here I Come!

It’s been ages since I’ve been to a quilt show, which is entirely my fault.

I’m lucky to live in a state where quilt makers are doing exciting work, and quilt shows, large and small, are held regularly. 505 more words


Nine Square custom quilt

I just finished this custom quilt and I really love these colors! I live in Gainesville–home of the Florida Gators–where bright orange and royal blue are everywhere you look. 74 more words


Grandmother's Flower Garden

It’s a rainy day here in the Pacific Northwest. (There is no real news in that.) So far we are spending these early spring months indoors while our lawn grows out of control. 306 more words

In The Sewing Room

Class show and tell


Denise tried out a centre for her “Carousel“and together, looking at colour and print value we chose another setCarole cut a side and corner piece and stitched them in… 215 more words

Long Time Gone QAL

I have been looking at and drooling over Jen Kingwell’s designs and patterns for a while now. Her wild colors and adventurous techniques just tickle my fancy. 477 more words