26 01, 2015

Current State of my Quilting Studio

By |2019-05-29T18:23:52-06:00January 26th, 2015|Baby Lock, Long Arm Quilting, random, work in progress|15 Comments

I shared my quilting studio space via Instagram yesterday, and thought I better keep it real, and put it up here too! It looks pretty messy still, but it's all picked up and I can walk around a bit - huge improvement! My Melody is dropped into the little table on the left, Crown Jewel [...]

23 02, 2010

Question For Quilters

By |2017-11-17T09:14:41-06:00February 23rd, 2010|random|69 Comments

I have a boring post today - BUT I would love for you to answer a question for me!As a quilter, is there anything you have learned, that you wish someone had told you?I asked this question on twitter and had some great responses, and would love to have your input too :)I need to [...]

16 02, 2010

SewConnected

By |2017-11-17T09:14:40-06:00February 16th, 2010|random, SewConnected|19 Comments

SewConnected has been the such a great experience!  I love swapping blocks with other quilters, and pushing my creativity.  December was our final month, I'm just a month and a half late!  Thankfully Audrey is not in a hurry, and she loves the block :)I've stepped back from swaps for now, waiting to see how [...]

11 02, 2010

Seven Items On My Mind

By |2017-11-17T09:14:43-06:00February 11th, 2010|random|29 Comments

I am always amazed how everyone comes out of the woodwork when fabric is up for grabs!   Glad to know I can get your attention - LOL :)  Thank you for all your comments, quite  a few of you have brought tears to my eyes, and reminded me of special moments.--> I have a [...]

2 02, 2010

Do you do this?

By |2017-11-17T09:14:40-06:00February 2nd, 2010|random, sewing|65 Comments

I have to wear slippers or some sort of shoe around the house.  Usually not the same one I've been wearing outside, especially this time of year.   They help my back from hurting, as I am on my feet non-stop, and keep my toes from freezing off!  I take off my right shoe when sewing, [...]

22 12, 2009

Fun Gift Idea for a Quilter!

By |2018-02-04T16:00:31-06:00December 22nd, 2009|random|7 Comments

Jenna sent me these fun socks!Aren't they great!? I think these would be great for any quilter to wear proudly. They are so soft and comfortable too! If you need a last minute gift idea for your quilter - I hope you are in the San Francisco area! The Sock Market is at Pier 39.I [...]

30 11, 2009

Gift Ideas for Quilters

By |2017-11-17T09:14:46-06:00November 30th, 2009|random|22 Comments

I've got a nifty list of gift ides, dream products for quilters, and a few must have's too!OLFA Rotary Circle CutterLarge Self-Healing Cutting Mat -- Mine is on it's last leg!Instant Design WallSuper Satchel Thread Box10 Yards Moda Muslin Bleached WhiteGingher 8-Inch Shears -- I mostly use my rotary cutter, but having a great pair [...]

12 11, 2009

I would LOVE to have your input!

By |2017-11-17T09:14:31-06:00November 12th, 2009|random|87 Comments

I'm in deep. And I can't share a thing - but I want to keep connecting with all of you! I'm wondering what you would like to hear from me. Do you have questions about me, our family, sewing, quilting, parenting - anything!?I've been toying with the idea of posting "a day in my life" [...]

19 10, 2009

LOVE in the mail!

By |2017-11-17T09:14:44-06:00October 19th, 2009|random|23 Comments

Prior to the Quilt Festival, Michelle of Rosebud Quilting, asked me for my address and favorite color. (She's one of the lovely sponsors getting a package off to a winner this week!) I guessed that she was sending fabric - but didn't expect this :5 - 1 yard cuts of the very fabrics I've been [...]

12 05, 2009

Check, Check!

By |2017-02-06T09:19:07-06:00May 12th, 2009|finished project, random|31 Comments

That's me getting stuff done! I opted to do the sewing and then focus on the nitty gritty :)For my Ella girl:Tutorial found here. I'm sure I didn't do it just like the tute, I printed the pdf and went for it - next time I may go have it blown up a bit :)A [...]