Today, I'm looking ahead with plans for creativity and hoping to inspire you to do the same. Maybe you already have plenty of handmade items for Valentine's Day, or maybe you'd like to make something new for yourself and/or a gift. Here are a few projects that have caught my attention: LEAH DAY Hearts and … Continue reading Ten Fun Projects For Valentine’s Day
If you have not yet tried free-motion quilting, or not yet feeling comfortable with it, I hope this challenge encourages you to give it a try. Likewise, for those that have tried FMQ, maybe comfortable with it (or not), I hope you'll also give it a try. Learning/improving our FMQ skills does require practice, practice, … Continue reading Free-Motion Quilting Challenge – Pumpkins, Sponsored by Martingale
Did you hear Leah Day turned 34 this week? Happy Birthday to Leah and thank you for all you do to make our world of quilting so wonderful. She shared her heartfelt thoughts in a sweet video that I found very positive and want to encourage everyone to watch: To celebrate her 34th birthday she … Continue reading Who Turned 34 and Celebrating with a Great Sale ?
Have you seen the new Stitch N Paint designs at Leah Day Designs? These are machine embroidery designs that stitchout beautifully, and perfect for using fabric markers to color, as you design. You can frame your works of art, turn them into greeting cards, mini-wallhangings, zipper purses, etc.. The possibilities are endless and they are … Continue reading Leah Day Designs – Machine Embroidery – Stitch N’ Paint
First, I want to wish you a very Happy Valentine's Day. I have fond memories of this day, as a child and trading cards and enjoying yummy cookies with fellow students. I still smile with delight at anything with a Valentine's theme and absolutely love receiving silly cards. The Heart and Feather Wholecloth Quilt Workshop, … Continue reading #FMQStitchAlong – Heart & Feather WholeCloth Workshop with Leah Day – February 14th
The Heart and Feather Wholecloth Quilt Workshop, with Leah Day, is an excellent opportunity to learn/improve our free-motion quilting skills. And, I'm certainly enjoying stitching this workshop virtually with others. If you are wishing you had time to join, I want to encourage you to go for it even if you can only find 15 minutes … Continue reading #FMQStitchAlong – Heart & Feather WholeCloth Workshop with Leah Day – February 6th
Update: I just realized this is my 1,600 blog post. I'm absolutely thrilled that it turns out to be this post. I'm thoroughly enjoying stitching the Heart and Feather project, from Leah Day's workshop. And virtually stitching with others that are also currently participating in this workshop, as well as those that have shared their … Continue reading #FMQStitchAlong – Heart & Feather WholeCloth Workshop with Leah Day – January 30th