Quilting With Kids

Have you found a book packed with #CreativeGoodness that you want for Christmas?  Maybe the book I'm sharing insights about today will be the one you want.  I think it is a   "must-have" for anyone wanting to teach a child to quilt, sew, as well as the art of stitchery!  And, QuiltShopGal thinks it would … Continue reading Quilting With Kids

Welcome Fall! 10 Fun Projects, Freebies & More

Are you as happy as I am to welcome Fall? I love the change of seasons, all the colors of Fall. And, it just seems to be perfect weather for quilting and creativity in general.  Thus, today, I'm welcoming the arrival of Fall by showcasing a variety of creative projects that have caught my attention.  … Continue reading Welcome Fall! 10 Fun Projects, Freebies & More

Rare Opportunity at Road to California 2019

I learned about an amazing and rare opportunity to learn from a Master Quilter, Designer, Author, Teacher, Freemotion Quilting Expert and overall just an amazing person who is also an award winning quilter.  It is rare to get a chance to take a class with this teacher, who is also the mother of a young … Continue reading Rare Opportunity at Road to California 2019

Free Pattern Friday – Dream Boat

This summer, I'm going to showcase some of my favorite free patterns every Friday. I hope you find inspiration from these designs, and, of course, if you've made any of these designs, I'd love to hear what you thought about the pattern.  Feel free to post a photo on my Facebook page, as we'd all … Continue reading Free Pattern Friday – Dream Boat

Quiltmaker – May/June ’18

The latest issue of Quiltmaker has some great designs and articles which I hope you'll check out.  I'm certainly enjoying this issue that I picked up at a local quilt shop. Included in this issue are 10+ projects, that are all beautiful.  Plus several excellent articles and inspirational insights. Wendy Sheppard (Ivory Spring) has a … Continue reading Quiltmaker – May/June ’18

Stitching Pathways, by Wendy Sheppard (and a Giveaway too!)

Today, I'm delighted to share insights on an excellent new book, by an amazing quilter, designer, teacher and author.  This book is a "must have" for any quilter interested in learning and/or improving their freemotion quilting skills.  I'll also share insights about a giveaway, where you can enter to win a copy of this new … Continue reading Stitching Pathways, by Wendy Sheppard (and a Giveaway too!)

Highlights of Fall 2016 Quilt Market

  I attended Fall Quilt Market "virtually" and had an absolutely great time learning about new products, finding inspiration from so many beautiful quilts learning tips and tricks along the way.  Did you?  Just to ensure you didn't miss out today I want to heighten awareness of some great reporters who were at Market and … Continue reading Highlights of Fall 2016 Quilt Market