26 02, 2011

Modern Basics Blog Tour :: Day 6

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:41+00:00 February 26th, 2011|Modern Basics|0 Comments

Today the tour goes to visit Jenny!  In case you haven't yet, you may enter to win her new book ReSew through Monday. Jenny lives just an hour away, and we've yet to meet - but I look forward to meeting her in a few months at Market!  Visit Jenny to see what she has [...]

25 02, 2011

Modern Basics Blog Tour :: Day 5

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:41+00:00 February 25th, 2011|Modern Basics|4 Comments

Today the tour stops over at Crazy Mom Quilts! Amanda Jean asked me the "how" question...looking back at what I was doing last year at this time, things were kinda crazy, and I'm so glad that I've moved past the production phase!  It's much more fun to share the book with all of you. Anyway [...]

24 02, 2011

Modern Basics Blog Tour :: Day 4

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:41+00:00 February 24th, 2011|Modern Basics|1 Comment

I hope you are enjoying the tour and the reviews! Today the tour stops at Terri's Notebook!  Terri is a sweet friend that is always making something new. Visit Terri to see what she has to say about Modern Basics, and a chance to win a copy of your own! Quick list to visit: PieceNQuilt [...]

23 02, 2011

Modern Basics Blog Tour :: Day 3

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:41+00:00 February 23rd, 2011|Modern Basics|1 Comment

Guess where we are going today? To visit Dana!  Dana is not usually a pattern quilter, so I'm really looking forward to what she has to say about Modern Basics! Go check out Dana's post and enter to win a copy of your very own! Quick list to visit: PieceNQuilt SewCalGal Old Red Barn Co. [...]

22 02, 2011

Modern Basics Blog Tour :: Day 2

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:41+00:00 February 22nd, 2011|Modern Basics|4 Comments

Hi there!  I hope you all had a great long weekend, here in the states at least!  We took the family camping, which is a whole other long story, but I'm happy to be home, clean and catching up on laundry. The task at hand: Day 2 of the Modern Basics Blog Tour continues with [...]

21 02, 2011

Modern Basics Blog Tour :: Day 1

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:41+00:00 February 21st, 2011|Modern Basics|11 Comments

Today is the first day of  the Modern Basics blog tour! I'm very excited to have sent my book to a group of friends that will be posting over the next two weeks about Modern Basics, and offering each of you a chance to win a copy. ----- As Natalia is the extraordinary quilter for all the [...]

17 02, 2011

My Link List – For You!

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:41+00:00 February 17th, 2011|Modern Basics, random|7 Comments

The Lizzie B Girls have a new eMag to share!  There's some fun projects and entertaining reads in there and it's free.  Go check it out here! My book is now shipping from Amazon! If you would like an autographed copy, I have a few left in my shop too! The blog tour for Modern [...]

8 02, 2011

Modern Basics: Easy Quilts to Fit Your Budget, Space & Style

By | 2018-02-04T16:00:50+00:00 February 8th, 2011|Modern Basics|39 Comments

Today is the big day!  Modern Basics is officially released! I thought I would share a few pictures from inside the book, first up is my favorite: I love big stacks of quilts, and they did such a great job with this pile!  All 14 quilts, in the garden, on an incredible chair!   There are images [...]

10 01, 2011

Modern Basics and More!

By | 2018-05-15T22:14:55+00:00 January 10th, 2011|Inspiration, Modern Basics, moments|18 Comments

I hope you had a great weekend!  I did!  I spent Saturday being lazy in the morning, first week back to school was a little rough.  Then in the afternoon, I met up with Erin and her family, they were escaping the inversion (yucky air) down in the valley.  Finally, I went to Season of [...]

4 01, 2011

Friends at Martingale & Comany

By | 2018-02-04T16:00:50+00:00 January 4th, 2011|books, Modern Basics|19 Comments

In making preparations for our trip to Washington, I knew that a trip to Martingale was in order!  Having worked with these ladies to publish and now begin marketing my book, there's been lots of emails, but no face to face meeting.  So we fixed it!  Grandpa volunteered to stay home and play with the [...]

26 10, 2010

Home, Sweet Home

By | 2017-02-06T09:18:46+00:00 October 26th, 2010|Bloggers Quilt Festival, Modern Basics|15 Comments

My quilts are home!  I'm so happy to see these friends that I spent hours, no days/weeks laboring over last winter. They came in two boxes from the publisher, but I removed the plastic that they were in and stood them on end to take a quick picture for you.  Want to see if you [...]