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Revisiting crazy quilting and elaborate embroidery

I recently discovered a crazy quilt embellished block and thought I would focus on a few of the more delicious areas of the block to jump start my return to elaborate embroidery. 13 more words


Sunflower Summer

“Sunflower Summer” is my latest Twilt or Twitter Quilt. I printed one of my Digital Collage designs on fabric, pieced on the black borders, layered and quilted the piece. 99 more words

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Hand Dyed Silk Ribbons

With a styled shoot on the near horizon, plus a smattering of weddings, I’ve been on the hunt for gorgeous silk ribbons for my brides’ bouquets! 183 more words


Old Time Text

Inspired by the 12 x 12 group I belong to on Facebook, “Old Time Text” uses the word of the month for March: Text. I scanned then printed the fabrics in the background from my collection of vintage and antique books and ephemera. 51 more words

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Embellished Organdy Hearts

My latest embellished project, “Organdy Hearts” features cotton organdy hearts appliqued to five of the blocks before the embroidery, silk ribbon and beading was applied. The stitch used to applique the cotton organdy is called the Pin Stitch. 77 more words