Here is a story of two quilts. The quiltmaker is in her 80’s and is a darling woman. I quilted the blue and white quilt and it had some problems. Click here to read about it. Needless to say, she got the quilt home and it had a large scale feather and several areas that… Continue reading The thrill of Victory , the agony of defeat and then victory…..
It has been very cold. To beat the cold and cabin fever, my husband and his friends had a little backyard Highland games and block party. It is south of us and much warmer. The food was great and the company even better. Linda made Jay a kilt can cozy and had to tell the tale of… Continue reading
I have to say that Holly made a really gorgeous quilt and then let me quilt anything on it! It has blues on the left and that had a water feel to it….the orange and reds on the right reminded me of fire. So I based the quilting on these ideas. These two elements join… Continue reading A very cool baby quilt
I have to say that Holly made a really gorgeous quilt and then let me quilt anything on it! It is has blues on the left and that had a water feel to it….the orange and reds on the right reminded me of fire. These two elements join in the center with a dna strands… Continue reading A very cool baby quilt
This weekend was a nice long one. Its our anniversary of 29 years and we decided to do things we love with the person we love. Love is so much more than what stories or movies can explain. And we have very few people we know who have been married as long or longer, they… Continue reading Love is…..
I like to iron with tons of steam and old fashioned Niagra starch. That isn’t mainstream for quilters but it works for me and it is in my budget. I have to say I used to dislike ironing but recently I have set my iron up by a window and there is something relaxing about… Continue reading
Sue made this very pretty batik quilt. It is a wonderful collection that really has some vibrant colors. I think that the last picture is closest to the real color of the back. It is quilted in an overall freemotion feather. I used a green thread that jumps out at you! Love it !!! Phase… Continue reading Batiks are really pretty!