I sit behind customer quilts and look at them closely for a long time while I long arm them. I couldn’t help but notice the beautiful fabrics chosen for this Civil War reproduction d9p quilt. It amazes me how these reproduction prints are really very modern. They are on a smaller scale, but they still… Continue reading Old yet modern
I am making 12 and 6 inch economy block. I may be on to something with this layout! The little blocks are from the scraps of the big blocks, so far. You can read about the pattern and sewing tips here: https://mycreativecorner3.wordpress.com/2014/01/21/6-economy-block/ https://mycreativecorner3.wordpress.com/2014/01/12/economy-quilt-along/ Vicki
Its is that time of year, the long stretch until winter is done. It is our first winter empty nest. No sports or music things that kept up going 100 miles an hour all winter when the kids were home. We woke up to more snow yesterday, cold and wind. It is also that time… Continue reading March madness and this isn’t about basketball
I love seeing inspration for quilting everywhere…..love the colors and the border! This is from the Dennos museum from last weekend. So many inspirational things, I hope to start working on a modern liberated quilt soon. I am in a state of waiting right now. Waiting for more spring weather, not snow, waiting to hear… Continue reading
I finished quilting this quilt going to charity. I quilted it in loops and a flower in the center of each square. It was easy and has a pretty eye catching punch, hope it raises tons of money! Want to read about my national quilt day? See previous post. Vicki
After, so much fun….. Sunday night is here… Boo back to work. I spent yesterday first at a hunting expo, then a little museum with Gwen Marston’s modern quilts and then ended the day at a Irish hooley…. we spent the night at a historic hotel and then came home today. I enjoyed and wished… Continue reading
Today is the 12th day of 12 days in a row that I am working my day job. I am a bit tired. A few things quilting did get done like this quilt that is going to a charity auction by the end of the month. I have 4 long arm quilts to do including… Continue reading a little about quilts and more about life…..