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Nature and Wildlife

So many of my designs are inspired by flowers, birds and other things in nature.

The picture below turned into the fabric design below

It’s fun to review my pictures and turn them into fabric or paper product designs. 98 more words


Placemats and Napkins

I’m all about easy sewing projects.  I like to make things that look impressive, but are quick and easy to sew.

A table runner and placemats is a quick, easy project and fun for a beginner sewer.  276 more words


Colour My World

For most of us, the world is ablaze with colour, influencing our decisions every single day. It draws us to the food we eat, what we drink, the clothes we wear and the environments we love to inhabit. 352 more words

Surface Design

Clay Cottage

Good morning,

I’m starting to think about spring gardens.  After looking at my clay pots for container gardens, I was inspired to do a collection in shades of clay, creams, white and taupe. 69 more words


Poppy and Pomegranate

This collection was inspired by a friend’s bedroom colors of burgundy and orange.  She says “it looks like a beautiful sunset all the time.”  This collection has my digital designs in bright poppy and shades of pomegranate. 61 more words


Easy Quilts - A great first project

If you’re new to quilting don’t be overwhelmed with all the quilt options.  There are so many fabrics on the market, thousands of quilt blocks to choose from and endless  possibilities to put them together with borders, sashes and bindings. 217 more words


Latest Makes

I got a really cool embroidered cushion cover years ago (probably over 15, thinking about it) and the back kept splitting at the seams. I mended it a few times, but it was past repair so when I went to the fabric shop recently I had a look for some fabric to replace it. 296 more words

Wet Felting