A good news and bad news day, but happily more good news. Sadly, I have been without a computer for several weeks and unable to release any new posts. On a positive side, my laptop is back from repair (new hinges, plastic case) and I'm trying to load all my software, data and get back … Continue reading Happy Valentine’s Day
Today I'm happy to be able to share insights with you about a new book, packed with #CreativeGoodness, that is scheduled forr release February 2019 from Landauer Publishing called "Simple Quilts For The Modern Home", by Stephanie Soebbing. PUBLISHER'S INSIGHTS Modern quilting has bee described as the natural evolution in quilting according to The Modern … Continue reading Simple Quilts For The Modern Home (and a giveaway)
Sew-along alert: mark your calendars for a Pin Pals challenge in the New Year! Get your copy of Pin Pals and join Carrie Nelson for some pinnie patchwork - the fun begins January 14! Pin Pals - 40 Patchwork Pinnies, Poppets, and Pincushions with Pizzazz, by Carrie Nelson is a super fun new book … Continue reading Pin Pals Pinnie Challenge! **Coming Soon**
A Quilt Turning is a wonderful way to tell a story. And, two of my favorite quilt story tellers are Eleanor Burns and Sue Bouchard, of Quilt in a Day. Sue recently retired from QIAD and celebrated with a quilt turning of her quilts. Today, I'm dedicating this post to the very amazing Sue Bouchard, … Continue reading A Quilt Turning With Sue Bouchard – #HappyRetirementSueB
You may be aware that Carole of From My Carolina Home issued a call for Quilts (finished, tops, blocks - now needs more longarmers) to ultimately give as an act of kindness to victims of the September 2018 Hurricane Florence and aftermath. Today, I'm wanting to heighten awareness that there is still a need for … Continue reading #SpeakKindness #QuiltKindness: Carolina Hurricane Quilts Update
Today, on New Year's Eve, there is a free episode of The Quilt Show (TQS) with Becky Goldsmith. Becky shares several inspirational quilts, as well as tips for circular curved Foundation Piecing, as well as insights on the 2019 TQS Bom that she has designed as an amazing free BOM for TQS Star Members. If … Continue reading 2019 – Welcome!
I hope you have found plenty of Joy during this holiday season. Sometimes it comes in the most simple form - cuteness . This video captures a cute dog, who helps Santa. It made me smile, but also reminded me that the Joy of the season can be a simple helping hand (or paw), a … Continue reading Merry Christmas – Find Joy In The Holiday Season Through Cuteness!